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... * China exports unexpectedly shrink 18.1 pct in February. * Copper hits lowest since June, U.S. oil down over $1. * Shanghai copper down 5 pct, Dalian iron ore off nearly 6 pct.
Latest. French central bank holds Q1 growth forecast at 0.2pc. 09.13 The French economy is expected to grow by 0.2pc in the first quarter, the country's central bank said Monday, confirming a preliminary forecast issued a month ago.
Fruit companies Fyffes PLC and Chiquita Brands International Inc. said Monday they have agreed to combine, creating the world's largest banana company in an all-stock deal valued at about $1.07 billion.
... * EU Commissioner says putting pipeline talks on hold in Ukraine crisis. * Says EU does not have to fear energy bottlenecks.