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 (ĭk-spôrt′, ĕk′spôrt′)
v. ex·port·ed, ex·port·ing, ex·ports
1. To send or transport (a commodity, for example) abroad, especially for trade or sale.
2. To cause the spread of (an idea, for example) in another part of the world; transmit.
3. Computers
a. To send (data) from one program to another: "You'll need to export your spreadsheet file into a desktop publishing program" (Jon Pepper).
b. To use an application to store (data) on disk, usually for use by another program.
To send or transport abroad merchandise, especially for sale or trade.
n. (ĕk′spôrt′)

[Middle English exsport, from Latin exportāre : ex-, ex- + portāre, to carry; see per- in Indo-European roots.]

ex·port′a·bil′i·ty n.
ex·port′a·ble adj.
ex·port′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.exporting - the commercial activity of selling and shipping goods to a foreign countryexporting - the commercial activity of selling and shipping goods to a foreign country
commerce, commercialism, mercantilism - transactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services)


A. ADJexportador
B. CPD exporting company Nempresa f exportadora
exporting country Npaís m exportador
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Inquiries next morning brought the information, from the head of a rubber exporting firm with whom the professor was acquainted, that the Spaniard was regularly engaged in transporting parties into the interior, and was considered efficient, careful and as honest as pos- sible, considering the men he engaged as workers.
824 million by exporting different chemicals and pharmaceutical products as compared the exports of US$ 470.
97 million by exporting about76,098 metric tons of fish and fish preparations as compared the exports of 56,833 metric tons valuing of US$ 83,446 million of same period last year, according the data of Pakistan Bureau of Statistics.
Shipments and marketsBy number of export shipments made during the quarter, 109 exporters remained to dominate exporting activities of Dubai Chamber members, making 200 or more export shipments each, with accumulated value of AED 20.
As contracts for the Middle East and tsunami-ravaged areas are being awarded, government contractors, as well as traditional commercial exporters, find themselves exporting goods and services through defense, humanitarian and developmental programs sponsored directly or indirectly by the U.
They even provide an entire guide to exporting online (http://www.
Organizations caught violating the EAR and ITAR now face fines of up to $10,000 for the unlicensed exporting of technology.
In short, "Overseas Enterprises" exporting scrap materials as raw materials to China are required to register with AQSIQ.
According to an October 2003 Department of Commerce report titled Small & Medium-Sized Exporting Companies: A Statistical Handbook, 238,284 U.
Export--always and everywhere," she once remarked, "that is to say, exporting myself.
This is globalization from the grassroots, a different kind of trade, one that respects cultures and the environment," says Oscar Mendieta, general manager of Bolivia's Association of Ecological Producer Organizations, which represents approximately 25,000 indigenous growers exporting 7,000 tons annually of organic fruits, cereal, alpaca fiber, clothes, cocoa and coffee.
In many respects exporting is quite different from doing business at home, and there are a whole bunch of dos and don'ts to be observed if the export novice is to be successful.