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English translation: semi-finished products

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German term or phrase:HF (Halbfabrikat, Halbfertigerzeugnis)
English translation:semi-finished products
Entered by: Deborah Shannon
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15:33 Dec 3, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Manufacturing
German term or phrase: HF
In a German accounting text:

Vorprodukte (Zukauf HF verschiedener Fertigstellungsgrade)
David Rumsey
Canada
Local time: 08:59
semi-finished products
Explanation:
probably abbreviation of 'halbfertig'
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Deborah Shannon
Germany
Local time: 17:59
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Summary of answers provided
naHalbfabrikate or Halbfertigprodukte ? - semi-finished products / semi-manufactured productsUlrike Lieder
nasemi-finished products
Deborah Shannon


  

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23 mins
semi-finished products


Explanation:
probably abbreviation of 'halbfertig'



    Reference: http://www.google.com/search?q=HF+Halbfertig
Deborah Shannon
Germany
Local time: 17:59
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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29 mins
Halbfabrikate or Halbfertigprodukte ? - semi-finished products / semi-manufactured products


Explanation:
This is just a guess; I can't really back it up. However, within your context, it would make sense.

Halbfertigerzeugnis - semi-finished product
(Woywode, WB Rechnungslegung & Steuern)
Halbfertigerzeugnisse - semi-manufactured goods, semi-manufactures
(Zahn, Bank- & Börsenwesen)

Halbfabrikat, -erzeugnis, -fertigprodukt n / half-finished o. semifinished o. semimanufactured good o. product

All other explanations for HF do not fit into your context (unless the company manufactures high frequency products...), but here they are, just for your edification:
HF - Hartree-Fock
HF - Hawthorne Farms (Intel)
HF - Heavy Fermion (system)
HF - High Fantasy
HF - High Frequency (3-30MHz)
HF - Hyperfine Field
(Acronyms and Abbreviations, FU Berlin)




    Ernst, WB industrielle Technik
Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 08:59
Native speaker of: German
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May 16, 2005 - Changes made by Deborah Shannon:
Field (specific)(none) » Manufacturing


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