Japan Keen to Develop Muscle in Agricultural Exports
Economic planners hope to Japanese produce from fruits to rice will soon rise to the top of its export list

TOKYO, Japan, August 25, 2003, (IPS): When someone says ‘Japanese export’ your mind quickly jumps to video games and reliable cars but this may not always be the case. Japan has spent the last 20 years getting comfortably situated in the hi-tech markets now its economic planners see Japan in another world market--the world’s supermarkets. MORE>