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European car sales as good as they look?

Date:
June 17, 2014
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European car sales continue to recover, posting a 4.3 percent rise in May. But as Ciara Sutton reports, excess production capacity and heavy discounting could be distorting the true level of demand. Video provided by Reuters


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