What Otaru triangle market ?
Otaru triangle market is located between Otaru Station and the National Highway No. 5.
The origin of the name is that the land and the roof is in the form of a triangle. Beginning is 7-8 stores in Otaru Station in 1948 circa. Then, the store has been increased. From neighboring Ishikari local and Shiribeshi local, to distant Kamikawa local and Hidaka region, show a crowded with visitors to shopping. I have developed as a morning market.
May 1957, established a voluntary partnership with about 30 stores, construction of the current market. Then, founded the small and medium-sized companies jointly set the request of July 1962 union members.
Based on the legal, founded the Otaru Station market union in 41 people of union members, we are led to the current.