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岐路に立つ

English translation: come to a watershed

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03:05 Jun 23, 2005
Japanese to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Transport / Transportation / Shipping
Japanese term or phrase: 岐路に立つ
岐路に立つ昇降機業界
昇降機業界が大きく揺れている。国内市場は台数こそ確保していものの、価格の低下に歯止めがかからない状態。また安定収益源だった保守サービスも値崩れ傾向が続いている。大手である総合電機各社も「事業の存亡を迫られている」(首脳)と危機感を募らせ、海外大手との提携を模索し始めた。いずれ世界的再編が本格化するという予想も台頭している。国ごとの建築規制や文化の違いに守られてきた昇降機にも、ボーダーレスの波はいや応なく、押し寄せている。ここでは、業界の現状と課題をリポートする。
Simtech Zhang
China
Local time: 07:58
English translation:come to a watershed
Explanation:
The meaning is a watershed, or a turning point or a corssroad.

The industry of elevators has come to its watershed.....
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Peishun CHIANG
Japan
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come to a watershed


Explanation:
The meaning is a watershed, or a turning point or a corssroad.

The industry of elevators has come to its watershed.....


Peishun CHIANG
Japan
Native speaker of: Native in JapaneseJapanese
PRO pts in category: 2
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