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English definition of “global procurement”

global procurement

noun [U]
 
 
COMMERCE
the process by which an organization buys the products or services it needs for its work from organizations in all parts of the world: The high-tech products maker was selected to be one of the company's four suppliers for its global procurement programme.
(Definition of global procurement from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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