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Eyewear-maker Jin Co., which offers low-price glasses under the brand name Jins, aims to expand its business overseas amid a shrinking domestic market, CEO Hitoshi Tanaka said Friday.

“Japan’s market will be shrinking because of low birthrate and aging population. This is why we started going overseas at an early time and are looking at the global market, although this is rare for (Japanese) eyewear makers,” said Tanaka at the Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Japan in Tokyo.

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