Translation of commodity in Spanish:

commodity

artículo, n.

Pronunciation: /kəˈmɑdədi//kəˈmɒdɪti/

noun

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    (product)
    artículo masculine
    producto masculine
    mercancía feminine
    mercadería feminine South America
    • Awareness is the most precious commodity that exists in any culture.
    • Initially it was commodities like wheat or coffee which were the subject of such trading.
    • His time is a valuable commodity, and when reporters are denied it, they can become annoyed.
    • The performance of many is closely linked to trends in commodity prices and raw materials.
    • Other orphans are stopped from attending school in order to sell commodities at the market to earn some income.
    • What the seller wants ultimately to receive in exchange for the commodities sold is other commodities.
    • The company continues with its ongoing strategy of moving away from commodity products.
    • The apartment comes with a car parking space, a valuable commodity in this area of the city.
    • After all, it is precisely because music is a commodity that producing it is such a struggle.
    • On the contrary, if farmers are to increase their incomes they must find ways to add value to the commodities they produce.
    • Experience, considered a priceless commodity in life, can also be a useful ally in football.
    • Crude oil and refined products are not the only commodities that are in short supply these days.
    • He wants to enforce his own view that water is a precious commodity to be used only as necessary.
    • The ultimate aim is to replace most of imported products with locally produced commodities.
    • In every sport, there are a few valuable commodities that owners find most important.
    • In general, a miner's profit is determined by the market price of the commodity it extracts from the ground.
    • Governments were encouraged to specialise in the production of a narrow range of agricultural commodities for export.
    • One of the most valuable commodities is youth, and as a songwriter, you're condemned to relive it.
    • Water is a very scarce, precious and essential commodity and it is essential for survival.
    • Time is my most precious commodity so I don't waste it on people I don't want to see or on things I don't want to do.
    • To me, sleep was the most precious commodity in the world and I would fight for as much of it as I could.
    • Firstly, I do agree that water is amongst New Zealand's most precious commodities.
    • Space was a precious commodity on sailing ships, and decks were kept as clear as possible.
    • Skilled consultants and business advisers can be very valuable commodities in the right hands.
    • Time is the most precious commodity everyone has in life and how it is used is vital.
    • Suppose at first that only two commodities are produced, wheat and iron.
    • Industry credibility, he says, was always going to be a far more valuable commodity than hype and exposure.
    • In addition the figures depend largely on the price of the underlying commodities the company sells: oil and gas.
    • Other commodities whose prices declined include coffee, tobacco, gold and cotton.
    • Neither does he have much in the way of time, the commodity most precious when finances are limited.
    • Exports of primary commodities and the import of finished products are not favourable for any country.
    • Which just goes to show that even money cannot stop time, the most precious of all commodities.
    • These were analyses of commodities markets and various systems sold on an annual basis.
    • We need more flexibility in the system, as time with patients is a valuable commodity.
    • Now you can see the plan is to diversify the economy and not only depend on the production of primary commodities.
    • For example, all commodities are traded at various market locations.
    • His wife hails from Hamburg, Germany, and he had a spell working as a commodity broker for a bank.
    • Countries have continued to stack up debts because falling prices of commodities like coffee have cut into export earnings.
    • He asks them to think about what is precious, what invaluable commodities they have.
    • The way to deal with a commodity consumer market is to be the biggest player and have the strongest brand.
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    Finance
    materia prima feminine
    (trading/broker) (before noun) en materias primas
    the commodity/ commodities market el mercado de materias primas