Snow covered freight wagons loaded with coal stand in sidings on the Trans-Siberian railroad in the Kemerovo region of Siberia near Yashkino, Russia on October 24, 2014. Photo: Bloomberg
Snow covered freight wagons loaded with coal stand in sidings on the Trans-Siberian railroad in the Kemerovo region of Siberia near Yashkino, Russia on October 24, 2014. Photo: Bloomberg

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Snow covered freight wagons loaded with coal stand in sidings on the Trans-Siberian railroad in the Kemerovo region of Siberia near Yashkino, Russia on October 24, 2014. Photo: Bloomberg
Snow covered freight wagons loaded with coal stand in sidings on the Trans-Siberian railroad in the Kemerovo region of Siberia near Yashkino, Russia on October 24, 2014. Photo: Bloomberg
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