Shopping carts of Germany's biggest retailer Metro AG are lined up at a Metro cash and carry market in the western German city of Sankt Augustin near Bonn in this May 23, 2012 file photo. German ... more 
Shopping carts of Germany's biggest retailer Metro AG are lined up at a Metro cash and carry market in the western German city of Sankt Augustin near Bonn in this May 23, 2012 file photo. German retailer Metro AG hopes more stable economic conditions and exchange rates will help lift profits this year, after reporting a dip in first-quarter earnings largely due to lower real-estate income and the strong euro. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay/Files (GERMANY - Tags: BUSINESS) less 
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