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A machine that makes bubble wrap padded envelopes is pictured at the Wrap-Tite manufacturing facility in Solon, Ohio July 13, 2012. REUTERS/Aaron Josefczyk

A machine that makes bubble wrap padded envelopes is pictured at the Wrap-Tite manufacturing facility in Solon, Ohio July 13, 2012. REUTERS/Aaron Josefczyk

A machine that makes bubble wrap padded envelopes is pictured at the Wrap-Tite manufacturing facility in Solon, Ohio July 13, 2012. REUTERS/Aaron Josefczyk
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Employees work at a steel factory of Dongbei Special Steel Group in Dalian, Liaoning province January 18, 2013. REUTERS/China Daily

Employees work at a steel factory of Dongbei Special Steel Group in Dalian, Liaoning province January 18, 2013. REUTERS/China Daily

Employees work at a steel factory of Dongbei Special Steel Group in Dalian, Liaoning province January 18, 2013. REUTERS/China Daily
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