export quota

A restriction imposed by a government on the amount or number of goods or services that may be exported within a given period, usually with the intent of keeping prices of those goods or services low for domestic users.


Nearby words

  1. exponential growth,
  2. exponential horn,
  3. exponentiation,
  4. exponible,
  5. export,
  6. export reject,
  7. export-import bank,
  8. exportable,
  9. exportation,
  10. exporter

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