The Nikkei Stock Average fell on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on the 6th.

The Nikkei Stock Average, the closing price on the 6th was


yen lower than the 5th,


yen, the

Tokyo Stock Price Index = Topics rose 4.96 to 1769.18, and the

daily trading volume was


million shares.

Market officials said, "In the final vote of the US Senate, which is in a close battle, the Democratic Party of Japan is expected to dominate the market, and it has become easier to place sell orders due to concerns about tax increases for major companies. The rise in long-term interest rates and the flow of money into the bond market have also led to a decline in stock prices. "