China rejects status as world's biggest trader

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In this photo taken on Thursday, May 3, 2012, workers paste a giant advertisement poster for foreign product on the window of a department store in Shenyang in northeast China's Liaoning province. China's government has taken the unusual step of publicly denying it passed the United States last year as the world's biggest trader - a politically sensitive status. Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
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