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English definition of “trade delegation”

trade delegation

noun [C]     (also trade mission) COMMERCE, POLITICS
a group of government officials and company executives from a particular country that visits another country to meet similar people in order to sell to companies there: They plan to send two trade delegations to the US.
(Definition of trade delegation noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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