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Trade war

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Cars for export sit at a port in Lianyungang in Jiangsu Province, China. Both exports and imports declined year on year in December.    © Reuters

BEIJING -- For the first time in more than two years, China's exports and imports both fell year on year in December, according to data released Monday, reflecting the drop in trade with the U.S., as well as shrinking domestic consumption.

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