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Hitachi rail business moves to UK from Japan

20 March 2014 Last updated at 14:10 GMT

Japanese electronics firm Hitachi says it will move its global rail business from Japan to the United Kingdom.

Last July, Hitachi won a £1.2bn deal to make the next generation of inter-city trains in Newton Aycliffe, County Durham, where it is building a factory.

John Moylan reports.

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