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Davies warns of protectionism


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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