I must spend extra time fishing
A large 278-kilogram bluefin tuna offered for a report 333.6 million yen in Tokyo on Saturday, or $three.1 million.
That is a report value of about $12,000 per kilogram, greater than double the earlier excessive at Tokyo’s Tsukiji market.
The threatened species is expensive however normally sells for round $88 per kilogram however costs go up at 12 months finish for festivals and for specimens from northern Japan.
Specialists warn it faces doable extinction, with shares of Pacific
bluefin depleted by 96% from their pre-industrial ranges. The federal government is working to revive shares.
This is a video I made earlier this 12 months about buying and selling and fishing.