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This crate of oranges sold for nearly $9,600 at an auction in Japan

(CNN) — How many mandarin oranges can you buy with one million yen — or roughly $9,600? For one fruit-loving buyer at an auction this week in Japan, the answer is just 100. A single, 20-kilogram crate of 100 Japanese mandarins (also called mikan) hit the auction block on Thursday at Tokyo’s central wholesale Ota […]