fair trading Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “fair trading” in the English Dictionary

"fair trading" in Business English

See all translations

fair tradingnoun [U]

uk   us  
ECONOMICS, LAW buying and ​selling that is ​carried out honestly and is ​fair to ​buyers, ​sellers, ​producers, and ​consumers: The ​company has been ​strongly criticized by a ​fairtrading body.
ECONOMICS an ​agreement between countries that ​trade with each other that they will not ​chargetax on each other's ​imports: Membership of the EU depends on ​compliance with ​fairtrading.
(Definition of fair trading from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of fair trading?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“fair trading” in Business English

Word of the Day


to get knowledge or skill in a new subject or activity

Word of the Day

Tree huggers and climate change deniers
Tree huggers and climate change deniers
by Colin McIntosh,
October 08, 2015
The climate debate is one that has predictably generated a large amount of new vocabulary, some of it originally specialized scientific terminology that has been taken up by the media and is now common currency. Some of these terms are new additions to the Cambridge English Dictionary. The two opposing sides in

Read More 

face training noun
face training noun
October 05, 2015
a system of facial exercises designed to tone the facial muscles and improve the skin

Read More