Local Governments Wary on Relaxing Fukushima Food Ban

Reporter/Provider - Klein Wang and Rik Glauert

class="meta mb-0">Publish Date - 2022-02-10T17:12:28Z0 views

Taiwan is upping its national capacity to test produce imported from Japan's Fukushima and neighboring prefectures for radioactivity when a ban is relaxed at the end of the month. The government claims easing the ban will boost ties with Japan and international trade, but local politicians have kicked back, claiming food safety has been put at risk. Rik Glauert reports.

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