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The United States slapped Chinese steelmakers with final import duties of 522 percent on cold-rolled flat steel on Tuesday after finding that their products were being sold in the U.S. market below cost and with unfair subsidies.

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1st place: Pergamon Museum, Berlin

Satte 4.5 out of 5 rating points has dusted in 6803 field reports the museum. These are the most and the best reviews in the rankings and thus number one for the House of Culture, perched since 1930 on the Museum Island in the capital and houses the Collection of Classical Antiquities, the Vorderasiatisches Museum and the Museum of Islamic Art. Among others the Pergamon Altar, the Market Gate of Miletus and the Ishtar Gate made the museum famous worldwide. In addition: As the only German representative has managed this year among the top 25 museums across Europe, the Pergamon Museum. A tip of a TripAdvisor member: "Recommended, however, is to book the tickets via the Internet or to be present one hour before opening."

Those who still want to see this year in all its glory, the Pergamon Museum, located must, however, hasten: From next Monday includes a large part of the construction for rehabilitation work. The last opening day of the Pergamon Altar hall is Sunday, opened September 28, 2014. continue to be the south wing of the museum with the Ishtar Gate, the Processional Way and the Marktor of Miletus and the Museum of Islamic Art.

2nd place: Topography of Terror, Berlin


With over 3500 reviews and just 4.5 out of 5 following the documentation center lands over Nazism at No. 2. As impressive as the name, taken seem the visitors to be: "To see how people had to suffer injustice systems and with what Methods The procedure was thereby makes very thoughtful, "a TripAdvisor user writes about the exhibition, the exact spot is next to the Martin-Gropius-Bau and near the Potsdamer Platz, where from 1933 to 1945 the main headquarters of the Nazi Terror stood.

3rd place: Mercedes-Benz Museum, STUTTGART


Sensational 5 Rating from TripAdvisor users, more than 1,700 opinions and thus the Bronze dusted the Automobile Museum from southern Germany. Here's history and especially hands-on technology: Small models, large runabouts, tempo-cracker and retro carriage be staged.

4th Place: German Museum, Munich


Many a whole, some families need even two days to explore the museum. Exciting for families and various ages and interests collared the establishment of over 2,200 reviews and 4.5 of 5 points the square next to the rankings podium. With about 28,000 objects, it is probably the largest science and technology museum in the world. And who wants to find out which celebrities stuck behind the abbreviations U1, Ju52 and MIPAS, comes to a visit to the Deutsches Museum probably not around.

5th place: BMW Museum, Munich


One feels the sacred automobile halls as "a great journey through the history BMW and BMW models", the other as a "remarkable and welcome change for Oktoberfest tourists". Probably because of its mixture of history, models and the integration of Rolls Royce managed the BMW Museum the leap into the top 10 in fifth place, topped by almost 2000 articles and 4.5 of 5 rating points.

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