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English definition of “main market”

main market

noun [S]
 
 
STOCK MARKET the part of a stock market where shares in the biggest companies are traded: The firm said it planned to move its shares to London's main market.
MARKETING the most important group of customers for a company’s products or services, or the place where they are: The company lost out to a rival for an oilfield contract in Brazil, its main market.
(Definition of main market from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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