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noun as in shipper

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At the time, people familiar with the situation said a competing dealer and importer may have been involved in the incident.

Once a major agricultural exporter, Egypt ranks now as the world's largest importer of wheat.

First, the US has been a consistent net importer of capital, via its current account deficit.

China is now the biggest importer of Latin American goods, buying $44 billion in 2009, against $5 billion in 2000.

In this wild west of grower Champagne, there are few guarantees, other than the backing of a reputable importer.

Peter Elmsly, a partner of the celebrated Paul Valliant, and himself an importer of books and no mean critic and linguist, died.

The long voyage and delay en route compel the importer to ask long credits.

Consequently Japan presents the odd phenomenon of being at once an exporter and a large importer of rice.

The honest importer produces his invoice to the collector, stating the actual price at which he purchased the articles abroad.

Later the Government managed to secure the quantity required, because it became the only sugar importer.


On this page you'll find 2 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to importer, such as: foreign buyer, and international merchant.

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