Meaning of “buying agent” in the English Dictionary

"buying agent" in Business English

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buying agentnoun [ C ]

uk us

COMMERCE a person or company that buys something for someone else:

Produce was bought by a buying agent on behalf of the trading companies.

PROPERTY a person or company that helps someone else buy a property such as a house:

In some states, the buying agent and selling agent can work for the same agency.

(Definition of “buying agent” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)