Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One who, or that which, exports: especially a person who or organization that exports or sells goods made in one country for delivery in another country.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who exports; the person who sends goods or commodities to a foreign country, in the way of commerce; -- opposed to importer.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who exports; specifically, one who ships goods, wares, and merchandise of any kind to a foreign country or distant place for sale: opposed to importer.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a businessperson who transports goods abroad (for sale)

Etymologies

From export +‎ -er. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Surely you aren't positing that being a net exporter is correlated with having a healthy economy?

    Nobel Laureate Phelps Speaks, Arnold Kling | EconLog | Library of Economics and Liberty

  • Arriving as TV's latest overseas transfer (though in this case, the exporter is Israel rather than Britain), The Ex List is a sex comedy whisked into a fantasy soufflé.

    Cross off CBS' gimmicky 'Ex List' off your viewing schedule

  • To be a world exporter is a tough game, but we have been learning our business for a very long time.

    The Next Decade

  • The exporter is not normally qualified to make all the decisions.

    Canadian Trade—Handle With Care

  • Bearing in mind the fact that relatively we are a high income and a high cost country we are a good market for foreign products, while our position as an exporter is becoming weakened due to differentials between our prices and prices in existence in foreign countries.

    Canada's Position In A Changing World

  • Budvar is the also third main Czech exporter of lager.

    Prague Monitor

  • "Where we have queries, we call the exporter in and they must address the queries to our satisfaction." she said.

    Stabroek News

  • Payment is made by letter of credit drawn on a New York or London bank, entitling the exporter to draw at ninety days 'sight against the shipping documents, so that the shipment will be in the hands of the purchaser long before the draft is made.

    All About Coffee

  • A supply-driven market where China is the highest-cost exporter translates into an estimated Earnings Per Share EPS of NOK 28.

    Reuters: Press Release

  • Rosoboronexport, Russia's largest state-owned arms exporter, which is promoting the BMP-3M infantry fighting vehicle contract on the Greek market, is trying to persuade Athens to participate in the manufacture of the infantry fighting vehicle, taking up 10 percent, 15 percent or 20 percent of production, including the possibility of assembling the vehicle in Greece.

    Military Space News, Nuclear Weapons, Missile Defense

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