Export policies[ edit ] For many years, export promotion was a large issue in Japanese government policy. Government officials recognized that Japan needed to import to grow and develop, and it needed to generate exports to pay for those imports.
The board of Japanese automaker Mitsubishi Motors, which is allied with Renault and Nissan, voted unanimously Monday to dismiss Carlos Ghosn as its chairman following his arrest last week.
Sources say Ghosn told prosecutors in Tokyo that he had no intention of falsifying the financial statements. NHK Nov 26 A snow crab caught in the western Japan prefecture of Tottori earlier this month has been recognized by Guinness World Records as receiving the most expensive-ever bid for a crab at auction, the prefectural government said.
Japan Today Nov 24 Chaos from Ghosn's fall ripples beyond Renault-Nissan alliance The removal of Carlos Ghosn as chairman of Nissan Motor reveals deep tensions inside the Japanese automaker's alliance with Renault and Mitsubishi Motors, as the partners struggle to chart a future without the charismatic leader who held them all together.
Nikkei Nov 23 Nissan Motor's board of directors has voted unanimously to oust Carlos Ghosn as chairman. The executive was arrested earlier this week on suspicion of underreporting his income by tens of millions of dollars on corporate financial statements.
NHK Nov 22 Solid-state batteries have the potential to dominate the next generation of batteries, letting Japanese companies regain prominence in a field they once led.
Nikkei Nov 21 Nissan Motor Co. Japan Times Nov 21 Seven-Eleven Japan will turn to an indoor farm to grow vegetables for salads and sandwiches sold at its convenience stores, aiming to reduce weather-related supply risks.
Nikkei Nov 20 Tokyo prosecutors on Monday arrested Nissan Motor Chairman Carlos Ghosn on suspicion of underreporting his earnings, along with another executive.The South Korean government plans to send a team of experts to Japan this week to inspect fish markets in Fukushima and Chiba prefectures as a prelude to a possible lifting of a ban on all fishery product imports from eight Japanese prefectures.
In September , South Korea announced the. According to FDA’s website, FDA is processing all food products from Japan in four categories: Category 1: Products that the Japanese government has restricted for export or sale.
(These products are prevented from entry to US): Prefectures, and dace, ayu, and cherry salmon (yamame) from Fukushima.
Boycott Chinese products (Boycott Made in China or stop using Chinese products, stop buying Chinese goods) is a slogan used by Internet campaigns that advocate a boycott of Chinese-made products.
Dairy products make up only one-tenth of one percent of all FDA-regulated products imported from Japan. Most dairy products in the U.S.
market are produced domestically. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has reported low levels of radionuclides in milk in the U.S.
Country of origin: Japan Why it's (mostly) banned: Because it could literally kill you, if not prepared properly. You need a license and intense training to cook this Japanese puffer fish, which contains potentially lethal amounts of tetrodotoxin, which can paralyze your body and stop your breathing.
Japan imported a wide range of products, although energy sources, raw materials, and food were the major items. Mineral fuels, for example, rose from under .