Reuters - I am seriously concerned about a number of external factors over which we have no influence. These include above all the U.S. property crisis, the full impact of which will only be discernable in the coming months. In addition, the high oil price means not only that companies must pay more for energy but also that consumers will be asked for more at the check out. Also, the sharp rise in the euro exchange rate hinders the competitiveness of German companies.
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