Tokyo Central Wholesale Market handled 787,782 tons (2,888 tons a day) of marine products, 748 billion yen (2.8 billion yen a day) total in 1993.
Some 450 kinds of fish are received; this figure is unparalleled in the world. Marine products sections are set up in three markets: Tsukiji, Ohta and Adachi. Above all Tsukiji Market, handling 87% of the total amount, is one of the biggest markets in the world.
The Norwegian Pelagic Fishing Course in Week 1 Norway
Good herring fishing in the north and lots of mackerel from foreign vessels
More than 30,600 tonnes of mackerel have been recorded in the first week of the year, most of which comes f...