Tuna Auction Inspection at Tsukiji Market - Stock image
East Asian Culture, Fish Market, Japanese Culture, Market, Sushi
Tokyo, Japan - June 2, 2011: Buyers inspect frozen Maguro tuna prior to the daily auction in the Tokyo Metropolitan Central Wholesale Market, commonly known as the Tsukiji Fish Market. The market is the largest wholesale fish and seafood market in the world and also one of the largest wholesale food markets of any kind. The market is located in Tsukiji in central Tokyo, and is a major attraction for foreign visitors.