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Government: Japan Has Enough Toilet Paper

| Life in Japan , Tokyo
Government: Japan Has Enough Toilet Paper

Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Hiroshi Kajiyama says Japan has enough toilet paper and is asking people to stop hoarding.






As the new coronavirus continues to spread, fears over limited supplies have led to overbuying and empty stores shelves around the country.

As the new coronavirus continues to spread, fears over limited supplies have led to overbuying and empty stores shelves around the country. False information that Japan’s toilet paper was made in China spread online and through other sources. In reality, 98% of Japan’s toilet paper is made domestically, and store shelves are empty because of overbuying and late deliveries from factories.