On 11 June 2017, H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag together with Mr. Morita Kensaku, Governor of Chiba prefecture attended the opening of the Chiba-ga-Ichiban Chiba Product Fair at the Aeon mall in Yoshiyo city, Chiba.
The Chiba-ga-Ichiban Chiba Product Fair is held every year to promote agricultural and fishery products from Chiba. This year, the event was held on 8-11 June 2017 and is the 130th year anniversary of Thai-Japan diplomatic relations. Yoshiyo city is the sister city to Bangkok and therefore also holds a Thai food corner in the mall. Thai foods such as mangos, pomelos, durians, bananas and frozen foods can be found.