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The Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Co.,Ltd working area is seen at sunrise in Dalian, Liaoning province, January 1, 2013. REUTERS/China Daily

The Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Co.,Ltd working area is seen at sunrise in Dalian, Liaoning province, January 1, 2013. REUTERS/China Daily

The Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Co.,Ltd working area is seen at sunrise in Dalian, Liaoning province, January 1, 2013. REUTERS/China Daily
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The blast furnace is seen in operation at the Sahaviriya Steel Industries (SSI) plant in Redcar, northern England April 18, 2012. REUTERS/Nigel Roddis

The blast furnace is seen in operation at the Sahaviriya Steel Industries (SSI) plant in Redcar, northern England April 18, 2012. REUTERS/Nigel Roddis

The blast furnace is seen in operation at the Sahaviriya Steel Industries (SSI) plant in Redcar, northern England April 18, 2012. REUTERS/Nigel Roddis
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GLOBAL-ECONOMY/PMI - Charts Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) performance among the world's largest economies. (SIN05)

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