Shanghai, China – A man in Shanghai burned his own Honda vehicle in front of a Honda dealer store on September 13. He also put up several anti-Japanese banners which force the road to shut down.
The Diaoyu Island dispute between China and Japan has intensified as Japan intend to nationalize the island and its affiliated territories. Rallies and protests broke out in many regions in China, with a rising anti-Japanese sentiment across the county. Meanwhile, the sales of Japanese cars in China has experienced a dramatically decline as the situation got worse. FMN