Quotes containing word "trade"

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Sell also: barter, craft, deal, merchandise, patronage, sell, swap, switch

Definitions and meanings of word "trade"

• Noun: the commercial exchange (buying and selling on domestic or international markets) of goods and services; examples: "Venice was an important center of trade with the East", "they are accused of conspiring to constrain trade"

• Noun: people who perform a particular kind of skilled work; examples: "he represented the craft of brewers", "as they say in the trade"

• Noun: an equal exchange; example: "we had no money so we had to live by barter"

• Noun: the skilled practice of a practical occupation; example: "he learned his trade as an apprentice"

• Noun: a particular instance of buying or selling; examples: "it was a package deal", "I had no further trade with him", "he's a master of the business deal"

• Noun: the business given to a commercial establishment by its customers; example: "even before noon there was a considerable patronage"

• Noun: steady winds blowing from east to west above and below the equator; example: "they rode the trade winds going west"

• Verb: engage in the trade of; example: "he is merchandising telephone sets"

• Verb: turn in as payment or part payment for a purchase; example: "trade in an old car for a new one"

• Verb: be traded at a certain price or under certain conditions; example: "The stock traded around $20 a share"

• Verb: exchange or give (something) in exchange for

• Verb: do business; offer for sale as for one's livelihood; examples: "She deals in gold", "The brothers sell shoes"

Featured authors with quotes containing word "trade"

Stephen F. Lynch
7 quotes about trade
American Politician
Born Thursday 31 March 1955
Ron Wyden
4 quotes about trade
American Politician
Born Tuesday 3 May 1949
Jo Ann Emerson
6 quotes about trade
American Politician
Born Saturday 16 September 1950
W. Averell Harriman
4 quotes about trade
American Politician, Businessman, Diplomat
Sunday 15 November 1891 - Saturday 26 July 1986
Martin Feldstein
6 quotes about trade
American Economist
Saturday 25 November 1939 - Tuesday 11 June 2019
Paul Cellucci
3 quotes about trade
American Politician, Diplomat
Saturday 24 April 1948 - Saturday 8 June 2013
Leon Jouhaux
5 quotes about trade
French Leader
Tuesday 1 July 1879 - Wednesday 28 April 1954
Arthur Scargill
4 quotes about trade
British Politician
Born Tuesday 11 January 1938
Xavier Becerra
3 quotes about trade
American Politician
Born Sunday 26 January 1958
Richard Neal
4 quotes about trade
American Politician
Born Monday 14 February 1949
Dudley North
3 quotes about trade
English Economist
Friday 10 May 1641 - Monday 31 December 1691
Donald Evans
3 quotes about trade
American Public Servant
Born Saturday 27 July 1946

Trade wars aren't started by countries appealing to respected, independent trade authorities. Rather, trade wars begin when one country decides to violate international trade rules to undercut another country's industries.

Ron Wyden

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Canada and the United States are also working at the World Trade Organization and in our own hemisphere with negotiations for a Trade Area of the Americas to try to help countries create a positive climate for investment and trade.

Paul Cellucci

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Instead of trade policy that is beneficial to American businesses and workers as well as our trade partners, we have a flawed trade policy that hurts all parties.

Stephen F. Lynch

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Third, we will make trade work for America by forging new trade agreements. And when nations cheat in trade, there will be unmistakable consequences.

Mitt Romney

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Proponents of the Central America Free Trade Agreement have conveniently ignored this fundamental fact: the effect of trade on incomes in Central America and how to alleviate the adverse consequences of trade liberalization on the poor.

Stephen F. Lynch

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The biggest trade that Germany and Britain had was with each other, in the prewar period; I think I'm right in that. Two highly industrialized nations had the most trade with each other, and it wasn't tariff policies alone that made trade relations better for both of them.

W. Averell Harriman

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You mentioned the Free Trade Agreement and yes I can't tell you how pleased we are that Morocco is one of the countries that our country is going to begin negotiating a Free Trade Agreement with.

Donald Evans

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I am a firm believer in free but fair trade. However the United States should not be on the losing end of trade agreements that are not enforced. It is time that we make China play fairly.

Elizabeth Dole

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But if we had to trade with a Europe dominated by the present German trade policies, we might have to change our methods to some totalitarian form. This is a prospect that any lover of democracy must view with consternation.

Wendell Willkie

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I believe in trade unionism, and I believe in democracy, in democratic trade unionism.

Richard Attenborough

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Trade isn't about goods. Trade is about information. Goods sit in the warehouse until information moves them.

C. J. Cherryh

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If you're going to trade me, trade me. Whenever they are going to do, let them do it so I can situated.

Antonio Davis

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America's largest trade deficit is with China, a nation that enjoys Permanent Normal Trade Relations with the U.S. and ties its currency to the dollar to make it a more competitive trading partner.

Jo Ann Emerson

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As the U.S. trade deficit, and the portion of that deficit attributed to China, continue to grow, our own economy is at risk of losing its reputation as a leader in world trade.

Jo Ann Emerson

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This China trade deal is basically like the Bobby Knight of trade deals. You know, you abuse, you abuse, you abuse, and then they say 'Well, OK, we'll let you try one more time.'

David Bonior

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It is true that they paid much more attention to the trade unions because the trade unions were after all speaking for the rights and conditions of working men and women in their employment.

Barbara Castle

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The average trade of an individual is in the thousands of shares, whereas the institutional trade can be in the millions of shares. Clearly, the bigger the order, the bigger the move in the stock.

Maria Bartiromo

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The real question was, here we had this information, Bin Laden intends to strike in the United States. We knew they had struck before in 1993 at the World Trade Center in the first bombing of the trade center.

Richard Ben-Veniste

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Unless the trade deficit shrinks, the combination of the trade deficit and the interest and dividend payments to foreigners will grow ever more rapidly.

Martin Feldstein

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We are on pace this year to have a trade deficit that is larger than $800 billion. We have never faced that before, but we continue to put forward trade agreements like these that leave us naked to competition that is neither free nor fair.

Xavier Becerra

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