January 1, 2023, 10:38 – Public News Service – OSN

JB Press journalist Minoru Yamada considered the situation in trade relations between Japan and Russia to be abnormal. He drew attention to the fact that the volume of transactions between countries has become greater than it was before the sanctions.

The author noted that the total volume of exports and imports last year is the same as it was in 2021, and the import figures have even increased, writes “Gazeta.Ru”. . And this is happening against the backdrop of Tokyo’s sanctions policy against Moscow. This state of affairs is unacceptable and cannot be ignored, Yamada is convinced.

According to him, the Russian side receives a large amount of money from Japan. In particular, he drew attention to the “unprecedented volumes” of used car imports in the Russian Federation, and recalled that the import of seafood, which is also successfully continuing, was not subject to sanctions.

JB Press has previously explicitly stated that Japan is funding a Russian special operation in Ukraine. Read more about this in material Public news service.