Suga remarks via Reuters:

  • Forex, commodity prices and yield movements affect Japan's current account balance, will closely monitor

And, more (via Bloomberg)

  • Japanese companies create the most jobs in the US vs. foreign companies
  • Japan makes large investments in the US
  • Japan seeks to gain understanding from the US Administration
  • Current account showing Japanese economy growing as a whole


ps. Japan PM Abe to meet with Trump on February 10


Meanwhile, USD/JPY extending its session lows: