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"Trade shows and Exhibitions"

Spanish translation: Feria y exposición industrial

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English term or phrase:Trade shows and exhibitions
Spanish translation:Feria y exposición industrial
Entered by: Alba Mora
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10:29 Jan 26, 2001
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: "Trade shows and Exhibitions"
"Trade shows and Exhibitions" what is the difference?
David Salcedo
Feria y exposición industrial
Explanation:
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Alba Mora
Local time: 20:37
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Summary of answers provided
naFeria y exposición industrial
Alba Mora
naTrade show = feria industrial. Exhibition is more generic
Ana-Maria Hulse
naferia and muestra/ exhibición /exposición
Patricia Lutteral
nain and out
Albert Golub


  

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9 mins
in and out


Explanation:
there seems to be no big difference
the one i found is that a trade show is supposed to be interprofessional according to roberts and collins
i would also say that there may be a difference in the size of those events
exhibition<trade show
hope it'll help

Albert Golub
Local time: 01:37
Native speaker of: French
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48 mins
feria and muestra/ exhibición /exposición


Explanation:
A trade show, as our colleague says, is bigger. In a trade show you have many exhibitors, but I think this is mostly a matter of usage, not strictly of meaning.
If you try a google search for the different options you'll see it very clearly.
Best regards,

Patricia

Patricia Lutteral
Argentina
Local time: 20:37
Native speaker of: Spanish
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1 hr
Trade show = feria industrial. Exhibition is more generic


Explanation:
In my experience when you go to a trade show, you are going to a specialized sort of exhibition, which also has sales of the exhibited products as a target. When there is an "exhibition" although there may be a hidden agenda for sales, it is more a matter of "let the world know we exist". I hope my explanation helps you Mr. el katrin.
PS. There is no way to check the spelling and my native language is Spanish... so be indulgent.

Ana-Maria Hulse
United States
Local time: 16:37
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
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5 hrs
Feria y exposición industrial


Explanation:
suerte

Alba Mora
Local time: 20:37
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
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