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Vormaterialen

English translation: raw materials / input materials / semi-manufacture

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07:56 May 7, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Vormaterialen
Component, or type of raw material? The context is something which is delivered to a company.
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English translation:raw materials / input materials / semi-manufacture
Explanation:
One of the above, depending on the context you have.
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Mihail Mihaylov
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Summary of answers provided
naraw material(s), base material(s), blanks etc. etc.
Tom Funke
nainput stock / ingoing materialAgius Language & Translation
naprimary material(s) or feedstock(s)Dan McCrosky
naraw materials / input materials / semi-manufactureMihail Mihaylov


  

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17 mins
raw materials / input materials / semi-manufacture


Explanation:
One of the above, depending on the context you have.

Mihail Mihaylov
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39 mins
primary material(s) or feedstock(s)


Explanation:
If the three good suggestions from fidexim are not enough, here are two more. mccrosky@t-online.de

Dan McCrosky
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1 hr
input stock / ingoing material


Explanation:
Explanation given in 'Wörterbuch der industriellen Technik' - Ernst
HTH.
Claire

Agius Language & Translation
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4 hrs
raw material(s), base material(s), blanks etc. etc.


Explanation:
A legal definition may help to sort it out depending on context:
Bundesgesetzblatt 1993 Teil II Seite 298
Titel I: Allgemeines Artikel 1 Begriffsbestimmungen
Im Sinne dieses Protokolls bedeuten
a) der Begriff »Herstellen« jede Be- oder Verarbeitung einschließlich Zusammenbau oder besondere Vorgänge;
b) der Begriff »Vormaterial« jegliche Zutaten, Rohstoffe, Komponenten oder Teile usw., die beim Herstellen des Erzeugnisses verwendet werden;
c) der Begriff »Erzeugnis« das hergestellte Erzeugnis, auch wenn es zur späteren Verwendung in einem anderen Herstellungsvorgang bestimmt ist;
d) der Begriff »Waren« sowohl Vormaterialien als auch Erzeugnisse; (etc.)



    Reference: http://rw22big3.jura.uni-sb.de/BGBl/TEIL2/1993/19930298.2.HT...
Tom Funke
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