Nagoya Port Building, Nagoya

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The Port of Nagoya, located in Ise Bay, is the largest and busiest trading port in Japan, accounting for about 10% of the total trade value of Japan. Notably, this port is the largest exporter of cars in Japan and where the Toyota Motor Corporation exports most of its cars. It has piers in Nagoya, Tōkai, Aichi, Chita, Aichi, Yatomi, Aichi, and Tobishima, Aichi.Its mascots are Potan and Mitan.According to Japanese media sources, Kodo-kai, a Yakuza faction in the Yamaguchi-gumi group, earns large revenues by controlling the stevedoring and warehousing companies at the port.Notable sitesThe port draws tourists from the Chūkyō Metropolitan Area as one of its primary tourist attractions. The main attraction is the port's famous Port of Nagoya Public Aquarium. Nearby is also an amusement park and the now-retired Antarctic survey ship Fuji which moors at the Port of Nagoya as a museum of the South Pole and its journeys there.The Isewangan Expressway includes three impressive bridges, collectively known as the Meikō Triton, which span the port.
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  • There are many places in Nagoya, Japan, where you can see the scenery, but this one seems to be the best place to visit. It's easy to see far away and get on the road.
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  • If you're looking for an observation deck in Nagoya, we recommend that you go there from among the many observatories. The weather is good, so you can see the far reaches of Nagoya.
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