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English definition of “sell sth forward”

sell sth forward

phrasal verb with sell
 
 
/sel/ verb (sold, sold)
FINANCE, STOCK MARKET to make an arrangement to sell a commodity in the future at a fixed price: The group sold forward a mammoth 3.5 million ounces of gold.
(Definition of sell sth forward from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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