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Amid ongoing preparations to relocate Tokyo’s world-famous Tsukiji fish market, wholesalers and consumers voiced fury Monday over the Tokyo Metropolitan Government’s plan to move the market to a new site that has significant soil pollution problems.

Representatives of the wholesalers and workers who process fish at Tsukiji demanded at a news conference that Tokyo Gov. Yoichi Masuzoe respond to their concerns over pollution and construction problems at the new site in the Toyosu district of Koto Ward.

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