We'll have the contract ready for signature.
We signed a contract for medicines.
Mr. Zhang sings the contract on behalf of the China National Silk Import & Export Corporation.
A Japanese company and SINOCHEM have entered into a new contract.
It was because of you that we landed the contract.
We offered a much lower price， so they got the contract.
Are we anywhere near a contract yet？
We sign a contract when we are acting as principals.（"principals" refers to the "seller" and the "buyer"）
I know we （the seller） should draw up a contract and the buyer has to sign it.
We should simultaneously sign two contracts， one sales contract for beef and mutton， and the other contract of equal value for the purchase of cotton.
We both want to sign a contract， and we have to make some concessions to do it.
We are here to discuss a new contract with you.
Our current contract is about to expire， and we'll need to discuss a new one.
We can repeat the contract on the same terms.
A few problems with supply under the old contract must be quickly resolved.
We ought to clear up problems arising from the old contract.
Do you always make out a contract for every deal？
As per the contract， the construction of factory is now under way.
Words and Phrases
to make a contract 签订合同
to place a contract 订合同
to enter into a contract 订合同
to sign a contract 签合同
to draw up a contract 拟订合同
to draft a contract 起草合同
to get a contract 得到合同
to land a contract 得到（拥有）合同
to countersign a contract 会签合同
to repeat a contract 重复合同
an executory contract 尚待执行的合同
a nice fat contract 一个很有利的合同
originals of the contract 合同正本
copies of the contract 合同副本
a written contract 书面合同
to make some concession 做某些让步
Look at this contract.
These are two originals of the contract we prepared.
We enclose our sales contract No.45 in duplicate.
The copy of our contract will be returned.
This contract is for 250 metric tons of groundnuts at RMB1800 per M/T C&F Copenhagen.
May I refer you to Article 5 of the General Terms and Conditions of the contract？
May I refer you to the contract stipulation about packing （or shipping……）？
You must state the description of the goods， the quantity and the unit price in each contract.
What are the main clauses in the contract？
There is an arbitration clause in the contract. （or insurance clause， inspection clause， shipping clause……）
Payment terms are important in a contract too， aren't they？
We ship our goods in accordance with the terms of the contract.
I'm sure that shipment will be effected according to the contract stipulation.
We sincerely hope that both quality and quantity are in conformity with the contract stipulations.
All terms and conditions will be the same as those in your previous contract number C70064.
The contract states that the supplier will be charged a penalty if there is a delay in delivery.
When the goods aren't up to specification stated in the contract， there is also a penalty for poor quality.
Words and Phrases
contract terms （or contract clause） 合同条款
contract provisions/stipulations 合同规定
contract period （or contract term） 合同期限
contract life 合同有效期
to be stipulated in the contract 在合同中予以规定
to be laid down in the contract 在合同中列明
The contract comes into effect today， we can't go back on our word now.
Once the contract is approved by the Chinese government， it is legally binding upon both parties.
We have to hold you to the contract.
You must put their rights and interest into a contract.
We always carry out the terms o four contract to the letter and stand by what we say.
It's clearly a breach of contract.
Any deviation from the contract will be unfavourable.
The buyer has the option of canceling the contract.
You have no grounds for backing out of the contract.
In case one party fails to carry out the contract， the other party is entitled to cancel the contract.
Are you worrying about the non-execution of the contract and non-payment on our part？
You cannot cancel the contract without first securing our agreement.
This contract will come into force as soon as it is signed by two parties.
Once a contract is made， it must be strictly implemented.
Words and Phrases
to bring a contract into effect 使合同生效
to come into effect 生效
to go （enter）into force 生效
to cease to be in effect/force 失效
to carry out a contract 执行合同
to execute/implement/fulfil/perform a contract 执行合同
cancellation of contract 撤消合同
breach of contract 违反合同
to break the contract 毁约
to cancel the contract 撤消合同
to tear up the contract 撕毁合同
to approve the contract 审批合同
to honour the contract 重合同
to annual the contract 废除合同
to terminate the contract 解除合同
to alter the contract 修改合同
to abide by the contract 遵守合同
to go back on one's words 反悔
to be legally binding 受法律约束
to stand by 遵守
to secure one's agreement 征得……的同意
Additional Words and Phrases
contract price 合约价格
contract wages 合同工资
contract note 买卖合同（证书）
contract of employment 雇佣合同
contract of engagement 雇佣合同
contract of carriage 运输合同
contract of arbitration 仲裁合同
contract for goods 订货合同
contract for purchase 采购合同
contract for service 劳务合同
contract for future delivery 期货合同
contract of sale 销售合同
contract of insurance 保险合同
contract sales 订约销售
contract law 合同法
to ship a contract 装运合同的货物
contractual dispute 合同上的争议
a long-term contract 长期合同
a short-term contract 短期合同
contract parties 合同当事人
contractual practice/usage 合同惯例
contractual claim 根据合同的债权
contractual liability/obligation 合同规定的义务
contractual income 合同收入
contractual specifications 合同规定
contractual terms & conditions 合同条款和条件
contractual guarantee 合同规定的担保
contractual damage 合同引起的损害
completion of contract 完成合同
execution of contract 履行合同
performance of contract 履行合同
interpretation of contract 解释合同
expiration of contract 合同期满
renewal of contract 合同的续订