Worried about quality at home, Chinese consumers stock up on 'Made in Japan' drugs

Here's a side effect to the series of quality scares about China-made products. Chinese tourists to Japan took advantage of the recent weeklong Lunar New Year holiday to stock up on over-the-counter remedies and novel therapies they can't buy at home. Cold and pain relief were at the top of shopping lists as Chinese consumers believe Japanese-sold items are safer and offer better value. Report