Claire Corlett

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280kg Bluefin tuna nets $3.1 million at Tokyo auction

280kg Bluefin tuna nets $3.1 million at Tokyo auction


now bluefin tunas are known to be
expensive but a new year’s auction in Tokyo over the weekend saw numbers reach
new highs a sushi chain owner and self-proclaimed Japanese tuna king
Kyoshi Kimura made a record at 3 million u.s. dollars for a bluefin weighing 270
8 kilograms the purchase is nearly double the previous record set six years
ago Kimura said he was surprised by the
price this year but didn’t regret opening his wallet

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