'My family has sold tuna for 170 years'
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Tsukiji fish seller: 'My family has sold tuna for 170 years'

Tokyo's legendary Tsukiji fish market, which supplies the city's finest sushi restaurants and the general public, is set to be closed down and moved to a bigger, more modern site.

Toichiro Iida, a third-generation tuna wholesaler, explains how families like his made the market what it is today.

  • 18 Jan 2017
  • From the section Asia