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Example Sentences for "import"

and Germany, and exports Japanese beer all over the worldThe company where Hiroshi works imports beer from the U.S. and Germany, and exports Japanese beer all over the world.

Importers of foreign goods have complained a great deal about the new tax on clothing from across the border.

Farmers are very upset about the importation of American vegetables at a time when they can't sell their own products.

She travels around Asia all winter collecting stuff that she imports and then sells on university campuses throughout the country in the spring.

It's not worth importing this stuff because although it's cheaper here than in my country, with the taxes you have to pay to bring it into the country, it ends up costing about the same.

Domestic manufacturers are complaining about cheap imports that are being brought into the country.

There are a number of restrictions in place on the importation of exotic fruits and vegetables.

Approximately 91 million kilograms of tea are imported into the United States every year.

Coffee was imported into Europe for the first time in 1517.

The first African slaves arrived in the U.S. in 1619, and were imported to work on tobacco plantations.

Barbie dolls are considered anti-Islamic, and importing them to Iran is prohibited.

Canada is the world's largest importer of American cars.

Dry weather in Hong Kong forces the area to import water from China during the winter months.

The First Opium War between Britain and China, over importation of the drug into China, began in 1839.

Discussion question: What kinds of goods does your country have to import?

Find someone who is interested in working in the import/export business.


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