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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FREE PORT

The Dutch, seizing the opportunity, made Statia a free port.

The city is a ‘free port,’ and therefore not troubled with custom duties.

Shall there be a free port in one State, and enormous duties in another?

The German government in 1899 declared Kiaochow a free port.

It is not a free port of entry for poet and philistine alike.

It was a free port and had a considerable trade in wool and wine.

We saw ahead of us a ship under Hamburguese colours, taking in a cargo of wine for Hamburg, which was a free port.

Certain clever men liked this liberty, these receptions were a kind of free port, where all could be admitted duty free.

The Prussian government proposes establishing here a free port, on the lines of the Freihafen in Hamburg.

Gibraltar being a free port, there are no customs' dues, except those on wines and spirits.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR FREE PORT

open market

nounfree competition
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