countertrade(redirected from Countertrades)
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International barter in which one country agrees to import commodities from another country to which it exports commodities.
(Economics) international trade in which payment is made in goods rather than currency
(Economics) to buy or sell goods by countertrade: countertrading weapons for coffee beans.
international trade carried on for payment in goods instead of cash or credit.
Past participle: countertraded