Foreign trade
Trade with a different country or people.
Key passages
Ge 43:1–14

Now the famine in the land was severe. And it happened that as they finished eating the grain which they had brought from Egypt their father said to them, “Return and buy a little food for us.” Then Judah said to him, “The man solemnly admonished us, saying, …

Eze 27:12–25

“ ‘Tarshish was your trader; from the abundance of all of their wealth, with silver, iron, tin, and lead they exchanged for your merchandise. Javan, Tubal, and Meshech were your traders; in exchange for people and an object of bronze they gave you your wares. From Beth Togarmah they exchanged …

Eze 27:33

When your merchandise went out from the seas, you satisfied many peoples with the abundance of your wealth, and by your wares you made rich the kings of the world.

Eze 28:5

By the abundance of your wisdom in your trading you have increased your wealth and your heart was proud in your wealth.” ’ ”

Eze 28:16

In the abundance of your trading, they filled the midst of you with violence, and you sinned; and I cast you as a profane thing from the mountain of God, and I expelled you, the guardian cherub, from the midst of the stones of fire.

Ho 12:1

Ephraim herds the wind and is pursuing the east wind all day long; he multiplies deception and violence and he makes a treaty with Assyria, and oil is brought to Egypt.