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Possible pay hikes for this year’s shuntō labor-management negotiations in Japan should be decided by each company, instead of in a uniform way by industry, a vice chairman of the Japan Business Federation, the country’s top business lobby, has said in an interview.

Tetsuji Ohashi noted that Japan is experiencing inflation for gasoline and other goods, and that the rate of increase in consumer prices is one of the factors that is considered when wage levels are decided.

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