BOJ governor Ueda says chance of a prolonged weakness in the yen is not zero

We can preemptively judge if weak yen affects inflation, spring wage talks next yearBut FX impact on inflation is usually tentative

The headline remark is not exactly a saving grace for the yen currency. USD/JPY is up to the highs for the day at 156.22 currently.

This article was written by Justin Low at www.forexlive.com.