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Imported meat fills Japan's cold warehouses to the seams

Freight headed for Tokyo is often held at faraway facilities

Meat imports have increased 40% over the decade since 2009.   © Reuters

TOKYO -- Cold-storage facilities in the greater Tokyo area are operating beyond capacity as recent free trade agreements have led to a surge in meat imports.

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