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German plastics machinery: Decline in exports to China

German exports of plastics and rubber machinery to China declined by 28% in 2009, according to the plastics and rubber machinery manufacturers committee of the German engineering federation VDMA (KuG; www.kug.vdma.org). It said in a statement released ahead of the "Chinaplas 2010" exhibition that German exports to China amounted to EUR 357.1m in 2009 compared with EUR 494.5m in 2008.

Chinaplas 2010 (www.chinaplasonline.com) takes place on 19-22 April in Shanghai.

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