Examines current and projected impact of Mar. 2011 earthquake, tsunami, and subsequent nuclear crisis on Japanese food and agriculture. Profiles Japanese food industry, including food production, trade, and policy priorities; and presents initial damage assessment related to potential production losses and radioactive contamination of food supplies. Considers possible global implications of Japan nuclear crisis, focusing on effects on U.S. food supplies as well as international and U.S. trade activities.
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Microfiche version: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service. Resources, Science, and Industry Division. Japan's 2011 Earthquake and Tsunami