Dollar drain

Dollar drain

The impact of importing from foreign countries more than exporting to them. The money required to finance the import purchases removes dollars from the importing nation.
References in periodicals archive ?
The import was banned to stop dollar drain out and to strengthen rupee value against dollar.
If these people elect to return to their native countries, then we may experience a brain drain to go along with our dollar drain, our manufacturing drain, and our current account drain.
BULLETIN BOARD: IFPG) , announce the exclusive marketing and distribution for BioCare Drain Opener, a revolutionary, enzyme- based, non-toxic drain opener, which will compete directly with established brand names for the 4 billion dollar drain product market.
BULLETIN BOARD: IFPG) , announce the exclusive marketing and distribution for BioCare Drain Opener, a revolutionary, enzyme-based, non-toxic drain opener, which will compete directly with established brand names for the 4 billion dollar drain product market.
Calling unhealthy weight "a multibillion dollar drain on the U.