Entrepot


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Entrepot

1. A port where goods can be imported from a ship, stored, and then re-exported or transported to their final destination.

2. More generally, a warehouse.
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Wei, "Outsourcing Tariff Evasion: A New Explanation for Entrepot Trade," NBER Working Paper No.
When looking at the Importers table (this page), the same mercantile entrepots also have outsized import ratios, the measure of imports versus total consumption.
Frequent use of technical terms such as entrepot without adequate definition will be problematic for the general reader, as will the author's much-repeated use of ante bellum, a term little used by Michiganians and in standard Michigan histories.
This is perhaps appropriate for a country which aspires to be the region's major trading entrepot and the leading transport and communications centre.
Viewed auctions in major market towns: Newport again, suffering much damage in the Revolutionary War; Philadelphia of the Quaker brotherhood, later a seat of Abolitionist agitation; deepwater Richmond at the head of the James, not captured until 1865, much-burned in the evacuation; gracious Charleston of the Carolinas, chief entrepot of the Southeast.
Indeed, the book has a good deal on the latter, for the very notion expressed in the book's title, that of entrepot capitalism, involves the relationship between the two.
The proposed project will include the development of a teleport, the expansion and modernization of the existing Sao Tome airport and heliport; the development of a deep-water port with dry docking facilities; the development of entrepot storage and petroleum support facilities and the associated infrastructure on a 1,200 acre site.
Une grande quantite de chaussures et de vetements d'occasion (fripe) tries, d'une valeur globale de 1 103 mille de dinars, a ete saisie lundi par les agents de la Garde douaniere, dans un entrepot industriel a Nabeul.
Ces marchandises sont entrees en Tunisie illicitement en provenance de Libye et elles ont ete localisees dans un entrepot a Mornag.
Dubai's Jebel Ali has been working for several decades and now has an established place as a great entrepot.
Trente personnes ont ete blessees hier mercredi dans un incendie qui a touche au moins neuf immeubles dans un quartier densement peuple de Lagos, la capitale economique du Nigeria, a la suite d 'une explosion dans un entrepot oE etaient probablement stockes des feux d'artifice, a-t-on appris aupres des secours.
HCE is promoting to the business audience of one of world's fastest growing economies the entrepot status and reputation of Bahrain," he said.