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Ukraine sanctions aside, US carmakers eye Russia market

Nevermind the Ukraine crisis and Washington's sanctions against Moscow: American automakers say the Russian market is their next big frontier. Russia is simply too large and too important for carmakers to ignore, experts said this week. "The Russian market is going to be larger than Germany," said John Branch, a professor at... Read More

The control room being constructed for the subsea mining machines Soil Machine Dynamics (SMD) is building for Nautilus Minerals at Wallsend, northern England. – Reuters, April 19, 2014

The control room being constructed for the subsea mining machines Soil Machine Dynamics (SMD) is building for Nautilus Minerals at Wallsend, northern England. – Reuters, April 19, 2014

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