Bluefin Tuna Sells for $1.8M

Tokyo auction shatters previous record

By John Johnson,  Newser Staff

Posted Jan 5, 2013 7:24 AM CST

(Newser) – If last year's record price of $736,000 seemed high for a bluefin tuna, then this year's new mark will be even harder to fathom: The owner of a Japanese restaurant chain paid $1.8 million at an annual Tokyo auction, reports the...   Read full story »

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