strategy in which firm allows foreign country to produce its products for a fee
selling products to another country
arrangement whereby someone with a good idea for a business sells the right to use business name
a system of trade between nations in which there are no special taxes placed on imports
a business entity created by two or more parties, generally characterized by shared ownership, shared returns and risks, and shared governance
long-term partnership between companies to help each company build competitive market advantages
simply the import and export of goods and services across international boundaries
the value of one currency for the purpose of conversion to another
the reduction or underestimation of the worth or importance of something
a schedule of duties imposed by a government on imported or in some countries exported goods
belief in the benefits of profitable trading; commercialism
obtain (goods or a service) from an outside or foreign supplier, especially in place of an internal source
bringing goods or services into a country
the amount by which the cost of a country's imports exceeds the value of its exports
the amount by which the value of a country's exports exceeds the cost of its imports
an official ban on trade or other commercial activity with a particular country
trade restriction that sets a physical limit on the quantity of a good that can be imported into a country in a given period of time
the difference in value between a country's imports and exports
the difference in total value between payments into and out of a country over a period
an economic association (as of nations) formed to remove trade barriers among its members
Crossword puzzles have been published in newspapers and other publications since 1873. They consist of a grid of squares where the player aims to write words both horizontally and vertically.
Next to the crossword will be a series of questions or clues, which relate to the various rows or lines of boxes in the crossword. The player reads the question or clue, and tries to find a word that answers the question in the same amount of letters as there are boxes in the related crossword row or line.
Some of the words will share letters, so will need to match up with each other. The words can vary in length and complexity, as can the clues.
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