commercial agent


commercial agent
Another term for a broker in merchandise; one who sells merchandise by sample, catalogue, or otherwise, without having possession of the goods. Re Orville S. Wilson (Dist Col) 8 Mackey 341. The term is also used to designate a consular officer in charge of the commercial inferests of his country at a foreign port. See commercial agency.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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