Akira Holdings, a fish wholesaler, based in Fukuoka’s Fresh Fish Market, is preparing to boost exports of locally caught fish through a new online platform. Combining a multilingual web-order tool and social media posts to provide the current stock status, the company will target the U.S., Vietnam, Singapore, and other countries within this current fiscal year. The project’s target is set at ¥3 billion in exports by 2027. Source: Nikkan
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