What is of import?

  • (adj): Of great significance or value.
    Synonyms: important

Some articles on import, of imports:

China National Aero-Technology Import & Export Corporation
... China National Aero-Technology Import Export Corporation (Abbreviate CATIC, Chinese 中航技进出口有限责任公司) is a leading trading corporation of China, its core business is aviation defense ...
Import - Statistical Data
... Data on the value of imports and their quantities often broken down by detailed lists of products are available in statistical collections on international trade published by the statistical services of ...
... nuclear pore • cytosol Biological process • spliceosomal snRNP assembly • protein import into nucleus • gene expression • RNA metabolic ... The nuclear import of the spliceosomal snRNPs U1, U2, U4 and U5, is dependent on the presence of a complex nuclear localization signal ... and functions as an snRNP-specific nuclear import receptor ...
Hot Import Nights
... Hot Import Nights (HIN) is an auto show featuring compact and tuner import cars ... The show originated in California and has been hosted in various major cities throughout the United States ...
Stockholm During The Age Of Liberty - Trade
... The intention with these institutions was to substitute import of expensive goods, such as high-quality textiles, with a domestic production - thus effectively limiting import to raw ...

Famous quotes containing the word import:

    The intellectual life may be kept clean and healthful, if man will live the life of nature, and not import into his mind difficulties which are none of his.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    Every tree sends its fibres forth in search of the Wild. The cities import it at any price. Men plow and sail for it. From the forest and wilderness come the tonics and barks which brace mankind.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)