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The shock waves from the global economic crisis have reached this year’s Tokyo Motor Show.

The Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association said Tuesday that only two foreign automakers will participate in the 41st version of the exhibition, which starts Oct. 23, down from 26 at the previous show in 2007.

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