counter trade


trade, especially international trade, carried on for payment wholly or partially in goods instead of cash or credit.

1915–20; counter- + trade

countertrader, noun Unabridged
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countertrade (ˈkaʊntəˌtreɪd)
1.  international trade in which payment is made in goods rather than currency
2.  to buy or sell goods by countertrade: countertrading weapons for coffee beans

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