exporting

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n exporting the commercial activity of selling and shipping goods to a foreign country
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Quotations

  • Nikita Khrushchev
    Nikita Khrushchev
    “Revolutions are not made for export.”

Usage

In literature:

In 1519 Cortez made the first recorded export of cotton from America to Europe.
"Textiles" by William H. Dooley
Van Diemen's Land wool was not an article of export until 1819.
"The History of Tasmania, Volume I (of 2)" by John West
Most of them are exported to Europe, very few of them finding their way to this country.
"Tobacco; Its History, Varieties, Culture, Manufacture and Commerce" by E. R. Billings
Their furs were chiefly carried down the Hudson, to the no small annoyance of the French exporter.
"The Rise of Canada, from Barbarism to Wealth and Civilisation" by Charles Roger
Railway now gives an easy connection with Ferozepore and Ludhiana, and the enormous export of wheat, cotton, etc.
"The Panjab, North-West Frontier Province, and Kashmir" by Sir James McCrone Douie
Canada imported manufactured goods and exported furs, timber, fish, and grain.
"All Afloat" by William Wood
A considerable amount is exported to European countries to be there refined, but in the main the crude oil is refined before exporting it.
"Commercial Geography" by Jacques W. Redway
The export of wool was forbidden lest it might interfere with the profits of English wool-growers.
"History of the English People, Volume VIII (of 8)" by John Richard Green
This mining treasure is surpassed by the agricultural output, of which nearly one-third is exported.
"An African Adventure" by Isaac F. Marcosson
The exports of California now consist of corn, ox-hides, tallow, and the costly skins of the sea-otter.
"A New Voyage Round the World, in the years 1823, 24, 25, and 26, Vol. 2" by Otto von Kotzebue
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In poetry:

And furthermore—in fifty years, or sooner,
We shall export our poetry and wine;
And our brave fleet, eight frigates and a schooner,
Will sweep the seas from Zembla to the Line.
"Red Jacket" by Fitz-Greene Halleck
You ask me what it is I do. Well, actually, you know,
I'm partly a liaison man, and partly P.R.O.
Essentially, I integrate the current export drive
And basically I'm viable from ten o'clock till five.
"Executive" by Sir John Betjeman

In news:

Which democracy should we export.
Exporting the MIA via LAX.
Export Sales (updated weekly on Thursdays).
Caspian CPC Crude November Exports to Rise 18%, Final Plan Shows.
Azerbaijan will build a pipeline across Turkey to deliver natural gas to the European Union's southern border as it seeks more control over exports.
Canadian firms behind it say it will supply Gulf Coast export markets.
6 customer for US corn exports, reflecting growing demand both in China's livestock sector and, more surprisingly, in China's corn-processing industry.
US sanctions against Iran are clamping down on oil exports, agency says.
In a Shift, Chinese Exporters Cling to Dollars.
Saudi Arabia's Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Ali Ibrahim Naimi arrives for a meeting of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC, at their headquarters in Vienna, Austria, on Thursday, June 14, 2012.
Coal Industry Seeks to Boost Exports Through Gulf of Mexico.
Facing mounting opposition to the construction of a poultry exporting operation at the foot of the French Market, the Port of New Orleans is looking for a new home for New Orleans Cold Storage .
New web portal links small businesses to export grants, loans, and counseling Department of Commerce .
In response to an export facility at Jordan Cove, or they have proposed a bill that will either: 1) not allow the facility to export LNG, based on the quest for energy independence.
Information and resources available for export assistance will also be discussed as well as showcasing the new IMAGE Grant (Ohio International Market Access Grant for Exporters).
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In science:

Actually the exportation process had already begun by the early 1960s, when I.
A Survey of Ultraproduct Constructions in General Topology
That means we can export model completeness to the category-theoretic setting.
A Survey of Ultraproduct Constructions in General Topology
NFS allows files and directories to be exported from the server computer to client computers on the network.
Cluster Computing White Paper
The HA services are clients of the HA infrastructure, and use the facilities exported by the latter to provide semi-seamless service availability to users.
Cluster Computing White Paper
Calibration of the spectra for atmospheric correction and noise diode variation with frequency was performed during the phase of translation into export format for compatibility with the Arecibo Observatory ANALYZ-GALPAC analysis system.
Gas Rich Dwarfs from the PSS-II III. HI Profiles and Dynamical Masses
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