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In this photograph taken on January 5 policemen watch as visitors... News PhotoChina - East Asia,Finance,Hong Kong,Horizontal,Journey,Luggage,Merchandise,Passenger,Photograph,Police Force,Railroad Station,Trafficking,Train - Vehicle,View Into Land,Visit,Waiting,Waiting In LinePhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPIn this photograph taken on January 5, 2013, policemen watch as visitors from mainland China wait in a queue with their goods outside the Sheung Shui train station in Hong Kong. An influx of parallel traders in Hong Kong who purchase items tax-free such as baby milk formula, diapers, soft drinks and cosmetics and then resell it in mainland China at a profit is causing growing unrest with local residents who say retail prices are being driven up by the practice. AFP PHOTO / Dale de la REY (Photo credit should read DALE de la REY/AFP/Getty Images)