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17:31 Nov 17, 2001
English to German translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Manufacturing
English term or phrase: medium and light manufacturing
There is no context, just a list of industries and this statement: "...improve the competitiveness of light manufacturers..."
Eva Harrison
United States
Local time: 10:15

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4 +1Schwerindustrie und LeichtindustriePaLa
4Mittelschwere und Leichtindustriegangels



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Schwerindustrie und Leichtindustrie

"...die Wettbewerbsfähigkeit der Leichtindustrie verbessern..." -o.ä.

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    Reference: http://www.google.de/search?hl=de&q=Schwerindustrie+Leichtin...
Local time: 17:15

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Mittelschwere und Leichtindustrie

Schwerindustrie = heavy industry (mining, steel mills)

Mittelschwere Industrie = finished goods producers (electrical equipment, tool and die)

Leichtindustrie = food processing, garment industry

Local time: 09:15
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Oct 1, 2008 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
Field (specific)(none) » Manufacturing

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