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Definition of

crossborder trade

International Trade

trade between neighboring countries the buying and selling of goods and services between two countries that have a common frontier

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    With the growth of regional trade arrangements among developing and transition economies, value chains have the added advantage of geographic proximity of MSME linkages to large companies in neighboring countries, as distance is one of the most stable determinants of successful value-chain relationships. In that sense, buyer–supplier relationships in cross-border value chains are replacing cross-border trade based on market-determined transactions
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    They already enjoy most of the advantages of being part of the eurozone without the straitjacket of being part of the euro. Of course, if they stay with their own currencies, they do not escape the costs of cross-border trading, which are significant, but they are very much more in control
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Definitions of ’crossborder trade’ and meaning of ’crossborder trade’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’crossborder trade’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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