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TOKYO -- Japan's direct investment beyond its borders climbed to a record $169.6 billion in 2016, according to an annual report Monday from the Japan External Trade Organization.
The figure represents a 24% jump from the prior year and is 9% higher than the previous record set in 2013.
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