trade gap

noun

the amount by which the value of a country's visible imports exceeds that of visible exports; an unfavourable balance of trade

Nearby words

  1. trade discount,
  2. trade dollar,
  3. trade down,
  4. trade dress,
  5. trade edition,
  6. trade guild,
  7. trade in,
  8. trade journal,
  9. trade language,
  10. trade name

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