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Items of trade or commerce; things that are traded or sold. 













	
	
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Consumer - A user of raw materials, goods, commodities, or finished products.

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Durables - Merchandise, commodities, or supplies for sale to consumers.

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Exempt Carrier - Company which transports commodities exempted from Interstate Commerce Commission (ICC) economic regulation. Reference: Truck Writers of North America (TWNA)

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Goods - Products, merchandise, commodities, supplies, raw materials, property, stock, inventory, liquids, chemicals, wares, perishables; items of commerce; dry goods, capital goods, consumer goods, perishable goods, canned goods, liquid goods.

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Harmonized System - An international classification system for import and export commodities.

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Standard International Trade Classification - The United Nations numerical coding system for classifying commodities for international trade. Acronym: STIC

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System of Stabilization of Export Earnings - A programme of financial assistance to Lomé Convention countries reliant upon one or a few basic commodities where their export earnings to the EC have been severely and adversely affected by world market conditions. Acronym: STABEX Reference: Professor Derek Urwin, Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, U.K., http://www.abdn.ac.uk/~pol028/index.htm

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