17 Total Quotes

Shoichi Nakagawa Quotes

We are not planning to release any government-controlled crude oil stocks at this time,
Shoichi Nakagawa
#Government

Our country needs to cope with supply disruptions on the international market and we need to prioritise product supply (over crude), ... So we decided to cut mandatory commercial stock levels.
Shoichi Nakagawa
#Country

With regards to the area under my jurisdiction, Japan has harmonized its policy with the EU and the United States,
Shoichi Nakagawa
#United States

Yes, I'm worried ... they're a country that's trying to become a market economy and we need them to take a proper response,
Shoichi Nakagawa
#Country

It's a scary country.
Shoichi Nakagawa
#Country

If a private company were to start activities in the area,
Shoichi Nakagawa
#Company

People around the world are wondering whether it's all right to pursue economic activity (in China),
Shoichi Nakagawa
#People

Five state-of-the-art warships equipped with missiles came (to the area) on September 9,
Shoichi Nakagawa
#Art

We will make efforts so that China won't come. We will appeal to the international community,
Shoichi Nakagawa
#Community

Five state-of-the-art warships equipped with missiles came (to the area) on Sept. 9,
Shoichi Nakagawa
#Art

My understanding is that a direction has been shown toward (resolving the issue).
Shoichi Nakagawa
#Direction

Japan is ready for compromise when it is necessary, (but) we will be aggressively demanding a certain part in the negotiations while we make concessions in other areas,
Shoichi Nakagawa
#Compromise

If the US side wants us to import and eat it, it should strictly abide by rules which have been agreed on between Japan and the United States.
Shoichi Nakagawa
#Rules

The rest of the negotiations under the WTO (Doha Round) to be sealed by April 30 will be very, very serious.
Shoichi Nakagawa
#Rest

The U.S. must strictly follow the rules it agreed upon with Japan, and ensure that such an incident never occurs again.
Shoichi Nakagawa
#Rules

It is unfortunate there has been the development that we have had to interrupt the trade of beef with the United States. But once the problem is resolved, probably we are going to resume the trade.
Shoichi Nakagawa
#Trade

To restore consumer confidence, Japan may need to take its own measures, including inspections of designated facilities, for example.
Shoichi Nakagawa
#Confidence