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vorlagern / nachlagern

English translation: upstream/downstream (related to markets)

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German term or phrase:vorlagern / nachlagern
English translation:upstream/downstream (related to markets)
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23:15 Dec 15, 2003
German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
German term or phrase: vorlagern / nachlagern
"Im Unterschied hierzu bewertet die neuere Monopoltheorie alle dem eigentlichen Monopolmarkt des Produktes „Netznutzung“ vor- und nachgelagerten Märkte einer konkreten Supply-Chain - zum Beispiel die Versorgung mit Strom und Gas - als grundsätzlich wettbewerbstauglich"

In the above sentence what could the words vorlagern and nachlagern imply??
xxxRobschmidt
upstream / downstream
Explanation:
The upstream market would be the market for the raw materials and the downstream market would be consumers buying power after the raw materials are processed

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William Stein
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upstream / downstream


Explanation:
The upstream market would be the market for the raw materials and the downstream market would be consumers buying power after the raw materials are processed

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Note added at 14 hrs 10 mins (2003-12-16 13:25:23 GMT)
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William Stein
Costa Rica
Local time: 17:20
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1734
Grading comment
Thanks

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