indirect importing


indirect importing
indirect import UK US noun [C or U] COMMERCE, ECONOMICS
a situation in which a company buys products from someone in another country using an intermediary (= a person or organization that arranges business agreements), or a product that is bought in this way: »

The direct or indirect import of diamonds from the country was banned.

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Some of these goods are indirect imports.

Compare DIRECT IMPORT(Cf. ↑direct import)
indirect importing noun [U]
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Indirect importing can be less risky since it usually involves buying from a business registered in the US.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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