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Davies warns of protectionism

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The new Minister for Trade Lord Davies has warned of the dangers of some countries engaging in protectionism during the recession.

He told Radio 4's The World At One: "It's very important countries do not resort to protectionism - that is not the answer and not the way we'll get back to a thriving global economy."

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