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The Hapag-Lloyd AG Leverkusen Express sails out of the Yangshan Deepwater Port, operated by Shanghai International Port Group, in this aerial photograph taken in Shanghai on August 7, 2019. Photo: Bloomberg

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Hong Kong and mainland stocks gained.

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