Meaning of sourcing

sourc•ing

Pronunciation: (sôr'sing, sōr'-), [key]
— n. Econ.
  1. the buying of components of a product from an outside supplier, often one located abroad:Cf. Foreign sourcing in the auto industry has eliminated jobs.
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