English translation: sell

09:16 Apr 29, 2005
German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Business/Commerce (general)
German term or phrase: absetzen
Weiterhin laufen Aktivitäten, um Produkt X im Intercompany Geschäft (z.B. UK, Süd Afrika) abzusetzen, mit dem Ziel, Risiken durch den hohen Anteil im USA Geschäft zu vermeiden.

What would be your understanding of "absetzen" in the above?
English translation:sell
in this context.
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Not much doubt about this one. Thanks, Edith.
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absetzen (hier)

in this context.

Local time: 22:47
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Grading comment
Not much doubt about this one. Thanks, Edith.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Derek Gill Franßen: Yes, especially considering the bit about them wanting to avoid concentrating on the US markets too much. :-)
3 mins

agree  Natalie Wilcock (X): I think so too. Seems as if they want to diversify their risk by shifting sales away from the US to UK and SA.
3 mins

agree  Frosty
4 mins

agree  David Moore
4 mins

agree  Melanie Nassar
4 mins
  -> Thanks all of you. So many rapid agrees .......

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agree  Ángeles Silva: Angeles
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