sellers market

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sell′ers' mar`ket

a market in which goods and services are scarce and prices relatively high. Compare buyers' market.
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Realtors took 19 listings, 32.14 percent fewer than the previous 4th quarter, which emphasized the slowdown in inventory and the emerging sellers market. Agents sold all of their listings and a few more, probably for private sellers.
Perhaps one of the most interesting consequences of US shale oil is that it is now the US, and not Saudi Arabia, which is the swing producer of crude oil at the upper bound of a sellers market. I have never found Saudi pronouncements in respect of either their reserves or production capacity to be entirely convincing."