English translation: (branch) office / office space
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16:37 Sep 12, 2007
German to English translations [PRO] Bus/Financial - Business/Commerce (general)
German term or phrase:Comptoir
Does anyone know what comptoir means here? Does it have something to do with customs?
Gegenstand des Unternehmens [a port company] bei der Gründung der Gesellschaft 1885 war die Herstellung und Verwertung von Speichern, Lagerhäusern, Comptoiren und sonstigen dem Handel und der Fabrikation dienenden Baulichkeiten ...
Thanks very much. The clue was to recognize that comptoir was Kontor. Duden says it can be a branch office of a shipping company, which seems to fit in my context. 4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer