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The Trucker's Nightmare That Could Flatten Europe's Economy

Three decades of borderless travel at risk with new checks — permanent curbs could cost 470 billion euros over 10 years.

Peering through his rain-lashed windshield, Zoltan Unczorg alternates edgily between the brake and the gas pedal of his 18-wheeler. "It’s very tiring," the sturdy Hungarian complains as he crawls along in a line of vehicles approaching the Austria-Germany border.

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