File photo of the container terminal "Burchardkai" of the Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA) in the harbour of Hamburg, late October 17, 2012. German exports rose for the fourth consecutive month ... more 
File photo of the container terminal "Burchardkai" of the Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA) in the harbour of Hamburg, late October 17, 2012. German exports rose for the fourth consecutive month in November as trade picked up especially to European Union countries outside the euro, in a sign Europe's largest economy is benefiting from an early global upturn. Data from the Federal Statistics Office January 8, 2014, showed seasonally-adjusted exports rose by 0.3 percent on the month, largely in line with the consensus forecast in a Reuters poll for a 0.35 percent increase. REUTERS/Fabian Bimmer/Files (GERMANY - Tags: BUSINESS MARITIME) less 
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