It took each fleet of vendors approximately 10 minutes to travel the 2.3 kilometers (1.4 miles) distance across the bridge that goes over the Sumidagawa river to get to their new location, according to SoraNews24.
Many nearby locals and photographers woke up early just to watch this impromptu parade of fish vendors as they relocated to the new facility.
It was estimated that around 2,600 turret trucks and forklifts are expected to make the move from Tsukiji to Toyosu while 5,300 two-tonne trucks will also carry the equipment from the original facility to the newly built one.
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