Meaning of “export licence” in the English Dictionary


"export licence" in Business English

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export licencenoun [ C ]

UK US export license uk us also export permit

COMMERCE, LAW an official document that gives you permission to send something out of the country for sale:

The government will not issue an export licence if there is a clear risk that the proposed export might be used for internal repression.
Any company that wants to export natural gas must apply for an export permit.

(Definition of “export licence” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)