import in a sentence

We import flour from America.

A wheat import ban was enacted.

We import a large quantity of food.

We import grain from the United States.

We import grain from Canada every year.

Japan has to import most of its raw materials.

We specialize in the import of machinery parts.

Japan began to import rice from the United States.

Multilateral trade negotiations ran aground over import quotas.

Japan’s import of manufactured goods has increased considerably.

Discussion question: What kinds of goods does your country have to import?
Foreign trade consists of a twoway flow of commoditiesexport and import.

Find someone who would like to work in the import/export business.

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Find someone who is interested in working in the import/export business.

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The author’s verbiage produced a document of mammoth size and microscopic import.

The most-favored-nation clause governs rates for import duties between partner countries.

Dry weather in Hong Kong forces the area to import water from China during the winter months.

Domestic manufacturers have asked the government to block the import of cheap shoes from China.

Iceland is an isolated country with limited natural resources, and must import goods from over 40 countries.

We couldn’t import the car until it had been modified to conform to pollution-control standards in this country.

Over time, most of Romania’s energy resources have been exhausted, so the country has to import most of its fuel.

South African gold deposits have provided the capital which enables the country to import goods it does not produce.

Not being able to speak a second language is a real obstacle for those hoping to get a job in the import/export business.

Fluency in another language, and good communication skills are important qualifications for a job in the import-export business.