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Wholesalers OK Tsukiji Relocation to Toyosu in October 2018 (News)

Tokyo, Nov. 2 (Jiji Press)—Wholesalers at the iconic Tsukiji market in Tokyo's Chūō Ward agreed at a meeting on Thursday to accept the relocation of its functions to the new Toyosu market in neighboring Kōtō Ward in mid-October next year. The agreement came after the Tokyo metropolitan government last month proposed rescheduling the wholesale food market relocation for September-October 2018. …

Tsukiji or Toyosu? Koike Opts for BothKawamoto Daigo

Last year incoming Tokyo Governor Koike put a hold on the long-planned move of the fish wholesaling hub in Tsukiji to a new home in Toyosu. This June she finally approved the move to Toyosu, but she also declared that the Tsukiji site is to be redeveloped as a food center. Will it be possible to make a success of both operations?

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