trade barrier


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Noun1.trade barrier - any regulation or policy that restricts international tradetrade barrier - any regulation or policy that restricts international trade
protectionism - the policy of imposing duties or quotas on imports in order to protect home industries from overseas competition
quota - a limitation on imports; "the quota for Japanese imports was negotiated"
embargo, trade embargo, trade stoppage - a government order imposing a trade barrier
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trade barrier

nbarriera commerciale
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The association pointed to European rulings describing it as a trade barrier, warning other countries will impose measures which will damage whisky export.
For price equalization to occur when the countries are asymmetric, the country with higher productivity must also be the one with the lower trade barrier.
World Trade Organization (WTO) members have called for the introduction of global standards concerning trade barrier tariffs that exist on specific industrial sectors.
Beijing, June 19 (ANI): Chinese trade and Internet experts have criticized Google's move to declare the country's Internet restrictions a trade barrier, saying it was another move by the Internet search engine to politicize itself.
We must make the operational side of out business less of the trade barrier we are perceived to be.
A non-tariff trade barrier is essentially any obstacle (aside from a tariff J to the importation of foreign products, services or capital that arises out of government policy, industry practice or cultural predisposition.
NIST hosted a workshop in November 2000, to address a potential non-tariff trade barrier for U.
In October 2003, EFPIA lodged a complaint under the Trade Barrier Regulation (Article 4 of Regulation 3286/94) to seek the removal of what it alleged were discriminatory trade practices that act as a barrier for European industry to operate in the Turkish market.
The problem is that free trade only deals with one kind of trade barrier - tariffs.
It is difficult to say whether this represents a trade barrier or not and how it will influence sales in the long term," said Gerber of SIG.
forbids catching tuna in nets that might also snare dolphins; other countries don't, and those countries charged that our insistence on Flipper-free tuna was a trade barrier.
Based on the finding of a GATT panel, the complaint is justified," said Bob Knox, an Industry Ministry official and co-chairman of the trade barrier talks.