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controleur des Douanes

English translation: customs controller

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French term or phrase:controleur des Douanes
English translation:customs controller
Entered by: Evert DELOOF-SYS
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06:34 Oct 14, 2000
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
Bus/Financial
French term or phrase: controleur des Douanes
I am unable to get the exact translation of this sentence from a financial report:
"Nous avons reçu au Plessis Belleville (adresse du siège social)Mr Jean controleur des Douanes de Compiègne pour un controle des Déclarations d'Echanges de Bien.
bharg
India
Local time: 18:56
customs controller
Explanation:
is the term you're looking for - I wouldn't use customs inspector here

We were paid a visit at Plessis...by (or we welcomed...) Mr. Jean..., customs controller for Compiègne (address), who examined/inspected (or 'for an inspection/examination of') the Exchanges of Goods/Commodities Declarations

Or simply

Mr. Jean, customs controller for Compiègne, came to examine/inspect the ... at...

www.woza.co.za/raid97/team2.htm
Selected response from:

Evert DELOOF-SYS
Belgium
Local time: 14:26
Grading comment
Thanks a lot for your help. It was most appropriate and timely.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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nacustoms controller
Evert DELOOF-SYS


  

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customs controller


Explanation:
is the term you're looking for - I wouldn't use customs inspector here

We were paid a visit at Plessis...by (or we welcomed...) Mr. Jean..., customs controller for Compiègne (address), who examined/inspected (or 'for an inspection/examination of') the Exchanges of Goods/Commodities Declarations

Or simply

Mr. Jean, customs controller for Compiègne, came to examine/inspect the ... at...

www.woza.co.za/raid97/team2.htm

Evert DELOOF-SYS
Belgium
Local time: 14:26
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch, Native in FlemishFlemish
PRO pts in pair: 287
Grading comment
Thanks a lot for your help. It was most appropriate and timely.

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