Booming domestic demand in Germany is helping the national economy to weather the slowdown in foreign demand resulting from weaker growth in China.
Yet exports remain a pivotal factor in Europe's powerhouse, driven by an artificially low euro exchange rate. This page collates recent DW on Germany's and other nations' export figures.
Brazilian steaks are a specialty in Churrascarias the world over. But a food scandal now threatens the entire business. Some meat processors have paif off inspectors to certify rotten meat as safe to eat. President Temer is worried about billions of dollars in exports.