developed countries

GC: n

S: (last access: 25 April 2013); (last access: 3 September 2014).

N: developed country: An industrialized country which customarily is a member of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development.
Although some world commodity export markets (wheat, corn and some other grains, meat, wool and wood products) are dominated by the developed countries, the earnings from commodity exports are much more important to poor countries than to rich ones.

S: TERMIUM PLUS (last access: 10 October 2015)


CR: third world countries