I recently came across this information and thought it may shed some light on the recently imposed tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Japan:
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Your question was sent into my junk mail file but I retrieved it. My understanding is that all the industrial “scandals” going on in Japan are simply part of a blackmail campaign to get companies with large cash hoards to fork over their money.