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Cuba seeks to become major trade hub

New expanded port receiving cargo vessels passing through the Panama Canal brings hope of trade boom.

Last updated: 16 Aug 2014 06:22
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Cuba has been cautiously relaxing control of its state-run economy.

One example of this is a newly refurbished and expanded port west of Havana, designed to receive bigger cargo vessels passing through the Panama Canal

Al Jazeera's Daniel Schweimler reports from the Mariel Special Development Zone.

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