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Decrease in Somalia piracy sees greater trade with Gulf

25 January 2014 Last updated at 15:09 GMT

Piracy off the coast of Somalia has fallen to its lowest level for eight years, thanks to international naval patrols.

The safer shipping lanes have encouraged firms in the Gulf to re-open trade links.

Howard Johnson reports on the goods involved and Somalia's hopes for greater investment.

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