Japan’s economy shrinks at record rate, slammed by pandemic

TOKYO  — Japan’s economy shrank at annual rate of 27.8% in April-June, the worst contraction on record, as the coronavirus pandemic slammed consumption and trade, according to government data released Monday. FILE – In this June 17, 2020, file photo, containers are piled up at a port in Yokohama, south of Tokyo. Japan’s economy shrank […]