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Importdisposition

English translation: import planning/management (department)

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German term or phrase:Importdisposition
English translation:import planning/management (department)
Entered by: Steffen Walter
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12:19 Mar 21, 2007
German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Transport / Transportation / Shipping
German term or phrase: Importdisposition
This is from a manual for a logistics company.

It is in a table about what to do in the event of delays to the delivery of a package. The heading is Informationsfluss.

Importdisposition > auftraggebende Station > Exportstation + HUB
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Import planning/management (department)
Explanation:
I usually translate Disposition as planning for ERP texts, so this would be my suggestion...
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Brendan Bleheen
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3 +3Import planning/management (department)
Brendan Bleheen


  

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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +3
Import planning/management (department)


Explanation:
I usually translate Disposition as planning for ERP texts, so this would be my suggestion...

Brendan Bleheen
Local time: 00:30
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Thanks!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  SusieZ
1 hr

agree  Kcda: I checked on various glossaries and it looks fine to me!
2 hrs

agree  Alan Parsons: Having worked in an Austrian logistics company I learnt to hate that "disposition" word! Import department is another good option.
17 hrs
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