[ noun ] articles of commerce
Used in print(Handbook of Federal Aids to Communities. U.S. Dep...)
Commodity loans , operating_capital loans , and facility loans .
To encourage exploration for domestic sources of minerals , the Office_of_Minerals_Exploration ( OME ) of the U.S._Department_of_the_Interior offers financial assistance to firms and individuals who desire to explore their properties or claims for 1 or more of the 32 mineral commodities listed in the OME regulations .