Fish Tuna goes for top dollars at Tokyo fish market's final New Year auction

5 January 2018

Tokyo's famed fish market which is also the world's largest fish market held its last New Year's auction on Friday. This year the owner of an international sushi restaurant shelled out more than $300,000 for the first tuna auction of the year. The annual New Year's auction is seen as auspicious and a good chance for the winning bidder to gain publicity.