countertrade(redirected from countertrader)
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International barter in which one country agrees to import commodities from another country to which it exports commodities.
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(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.
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international trade carried on for payment in goods instead of cash or credit.
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Past participle: countertraded
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