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German Factory Orders Unexpectedly Fall on Exports Slowdown

  • Orders fall 1.2% on month vs. estimate of 0.3% increase
  • February decline led by sluggish growth in global trade

German factory orders unexpectedly fell in February in a sign that a global trade slowdown is weighing on Europe’s largest economy.

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