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dc.coverage.spatialTōkyōen
dc.date.accessioned2018-08-07T06:32:07Z
dc.date.available2018-08-07T06:32:07Z
dc.date.issued2015-01-06
dc.identifier.citation180-kilo bluefin tuna sells for $37,000 in Japan. (2015, January 6). Manila Standard, p. B3.en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12174/1464
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherPhilippine Manila Standard Publishing, Inc.en
dc.relation.urihttp://manilastandard.net/business/167448/180-kilo-bluefin-tuna-sells-for-37-000-in-japan.htmlen
dc.subjectMarine fishen
dc.subjectThreatened speciesen
dc.subjectMarketingen
dc.subjectCostsen
dc.subjectTradeen
dc.subjectFishery economicsen
dc.subjectFood fishen
dc.title180-kilo bluefin tuna sells for $37,000 in Japanen
dc.typenewspaperArticleen
dc.citation.journalTitleManila Standarden
dc.citation.spageB3en
local.seafdecaqd.controlnumberMS20150106_B3en
local.seafdecaqd.extractA giant bluefin tuna sold for more than $37,000 in the first auction of the year at a Tokyo fish market on Monday, as Japan faces growing pressure to cut back on consumption of the threatened fish. The 180.4-kilogram (380-pound) tuna, caught off Japan’s northern region of Aomori, fetched a winning bid of 4.51 million yen ($37,480), said an official at the Tsukiji fish market. The bid marked the second consecutive decline at the annual new year sales, after a record 155.4 million yen was paid in 2013—driven by a bidding war led by a Hong Kong restaurant chain—for a slightly larger fish of similar quality. Monday’s winner, Kiyoshi Kimura, president of the firm behind the popular Sushi-Zanmai restaurant chain, said he was “surprised to win the bid at such a low price.”en
local.subject.personalNameKimura, Kiyoshi
local.subject.corporateNameInternational Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN)en
dc.contributor.corporateauthorAgence France-Presse (AFP)en


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