Sentence Examples


  • There have been some changes in commercial methods since 1890, the retailer, and sometimes the consumer, importing direct to save intermediate commission charges.
  • By the Customs Act the duty was raised on imported agricultural implements, while as a safeguard to the consumer the maximum prices for the retail of the goods were fixed.
  • The principal consumer of this iron and steel is the government, for its railways, locomotives, wagons, arsenals, artillery, &c. The output of coal in the Russian empire has increased from a total of less than 300,000 tons in 1860 to 3,280,000 in 1880, 15,878,200 in 1900, and 18,620,000 tons in 1904.
  • He didn't foresee the consumer demand for the telephone or its massive decline in price.
  • This would have a tertiary benefit of encouraging governments to raise their level of consumer and worker protection so business can be outsourced to them more easily.

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