I don't know for sure the BBC box has been abandoned, but it certainly is being neglected.
It has been empty in Japan for about 3 weeks now, since May 19.
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The BBC hasn't had any reporting since the container arrived in Japan.
I am also a bit disappointed they did not have information as to the destination of the contents of the container and it's use, but instead did a report about the general economy of Japan.
Guess I will e-mail the BBC to find out what's going on.