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A Mercedes-Benz SUV on show at a Beijing dealership. Demand for larger cars will rise as China eases its one-child policy. Photo: Reuters

China's coming 'baby boom' fuels need for more spacious cars

After buying a Volkswagen Magotan in 2011, two months before the birth of his first child, Zhang Lin is now considering a more spacious car because he wants a second child following the relaxation of the mainland's one-child policy.