Tuna fetches 70,000 dollars at world’s largest fish market in Tokyo

The first tuna auction of the year at the world’s largest wholesale fish market was held in Tokyo on Sunday. More than 1,700 tuna hauled from ports around Japan and overseas filled the floor.

A 230-kilogramme bluefin tuna from northeast Japan fetched 7.3 million yen, or about 70,000 dollars, at Tsukiji market

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