sterk aanwezig op de markt (2)

English translation: Since September 2000, tcompany's portal site has given it a strong market presence.

00:41 Sep 18, 2000
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Dutch term or phrase: sterk aanwezig op de markt (2)
Can I say: "Since September 2000, the company has been having a strong market presence as a portal site'?
Nathalie
English translation:Since September 2000, tcompany's portal site has given it a strong market presence.
Explanation:
The interpretation that the company is in the business of marketing portal sites did not seem right to me.
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na +2Since September 2000, tcompany's portal site has given it a strong market presence.
jarry (X)
nastrong presence in the market
Sven Petersson


  

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strong presence in the market


Explanation:
Yes you could, but "the company has had a strong presence in the portal site market" would perhaps be a wee bit better.


    Norstedts and Babylon.
Sven Petersson
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Since September 2000, tcompany's portal site has given it a strong market presence.


Explanation:
The interpretation that the company is in the business of marketing portal sites did not seem right to me.

jarry (X)
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