Translation of "trade" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ U ] (BUYING AND SELLING) 買賣 uk us /treɪd/

the activity of buying and selling, or exchanging, goods and/or services between people or countries

The country's trade in manufactured goods has expanded in the last ten years. 該國的工業品貿易在最近十年裡擴大了規模。
Seventy per cent of the country's trade is with Europe. 該國70%的貿易是和歐洲做的。
The two countries have signed a trade agreement for one year only. 這兩個國家簽署了一項為期僅一年的貿易協定。

business activity

Since the supermarket opened, many small local shops have lost up to 50% of their trade. 自從這家超市開張後,當地許多小商店失去了一半的生意。
In hot weather, shops do a roaring/brisk trade in (= selling a lot of) cold drinks and ice creams. 天熱時,商店裡的冷飲和霜淇淋生意非常好。
This level of confidence in the economy is good for trade generally. 人們對經濟的信心水準如此,對進行貿易有利。

(Translation of “trade noun (BUYING AND SELLING)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)