Renewed Japan Beef Ban Prompts U.S. P...

Renewed Japan Beef Ban Prompts U.S. Probe

There are 4 comments on the Appeal-Democrat story from Jan 20, 2006, titled Renewed Japan Beef Ban Prompts U.S. Probe. In it, Appeal-Democrat reports that:

Japan halted all imports of U.S. beef because of mad cow fears Friday, threatening millions of dollars in American trade and sending officials scrambling to repair delicate business relations.

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Since: Dec 05

Plymouth Meeting, PA

#1 Jan 21, 2006
Is this a ploy to curb imports or real scare? What about putting a little damper on electronic imports by the U.S. Government. We might see see mad cow disease turning into sane, saintly profits and friendly handshake!

Tokyo, Japan

#2 Feb 19, 2006
Japanese government is taking an advantage of the current condition.
It would last until the end of the next election by saving Japanese ranchers from going mad. Today it is a trend to eat sheep meat instead of beef here in japan, Mongorian style.

Since: Nov 11

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#3 Jan 25, 2012
can't find the article anymore

Since: Nov 08

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#4 Jan 27, 2012
Having lived in Japan during the last ban (over Mad Cow disease) I came to appreciate just how bad American beef is. That's reason enough to ban it.

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