Example sentences for: imports

How can you use “imports” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • He wants the United States to adopt an "emergency tariff" of between 10 percent and 15 percent on imports to force other countries to abandon their mercantile trading strategies.

  • And the NYT adds that the U.S. has been advocating some sort of domestic stimulus because of the risk that Japan might try to save itself instead by not only reducing imports but also by dramatically increasing its exports.

  • An article in the Moscow Times reports that Russia is exporting grain even as it imports it.

  • President Clinton announced plans to block imports of food and vegetables from countries with weak food-inspection systems.

  • This excess of imports over exports is the "current-account deficit," a term that reporters use but rarely define.

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