File photo of people looking at a washing machine during a media preview at the Panasonic booth at the IFA consumer electronics fair in Berlin, September 4, 2013. German imports climbed to their ... more 
File photo of people looking at a washing machine during a media preview at the Panasonic booth at the IFA consumer electronics fair in Berlin, September 4, 2013. German imports climbed to their highest level since reunification while exports fell in February, in a sign that domestic demand in Europe's largest economy is gathering pace. Figures from the Federal Statistics Office showed April 9, 2014, seasonally-adjusted imports climbed by 0.4 percent to 77.6 billion euros, their highest level since the office started compiling seasonally-adjusted data for reunified Germany in January 1991. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch/Files (GERMANY - Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS) less 
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