National Dec 17, 2014

New Tokyo fish market to open in November 2016

A new wholesale market will open in early November 2016 in Tokyo's Toyosu district to replace the storied Tsukiji fish market, the construction committee decided Wednesday. The Tokyo Metropolitan Government aims to complete the construction of the new market by March 2016 as Tsukiji, the ...

Seafood from Iwaki makes return to Tsukiji

National May 9, 2014

Seafood from Iwaki makes return to Tsukiji

Fish caught off southern Fukushima Prefecture near Iwaki traded at the Tsukiji fish market in Tokyo on Friday for the first time since the core meltdowns hit the Fukushima No. 1 power plant in March 2011. The varieties sold Friday were caught during trial fishing ...