Wednesday 5th January, 2011 (Source: CTV)
The price for the 342-kilogram tuna beat the previous record set in 2001 when a 202-kilogram fish sold for 20.2 million yen, a spokesman for Tsukiji market said.
"It was an exceptionally large fish," said the official, Yutaka Hasegawa.
"But we were all surprised by the price." The massive tuna was bought and shared by the same duo that won the bidding for last year's top fish: the owners of Kyubey, an upscale sushi restaurant in
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