Throw a chop on the barbie in Tokyo

By Andrew Marshall
April 2 2016 - 7:00pm
Japan imported just 8000 tonnes of Australian lamb and less than 4000t of mutton last year, but its vibrant food scene makes it likely to become a much bigger sheepmeat consumer.

JAPANESE shoppers are not normally known for their appetite for sheepmeat products, but changing consumer trends could see more lamb on their barbecues alongside Australian beef.