English translation: orders/shipments

Spanish term or phrase:colocaciones
English translation:orders/shipments
Entered by: schmetterlich

05:05 Aug 8, 2018
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Agriculture / cacao
Spanish term or phrase: colocaciones
Entre los principales países que importan el cacao peruano destacan el bloque de la
Unión Europea y los Estados Unidos, que representan, en conjunto, casi el 90% del
total importado. Respecto a los principales países miembros de la Unión Europea,
destacan por sus mayores importaciones los Países Bajos (en particular Holanda),
Alemania, Bélgica, Francia y España, con un total del 82,5% del total importado
por este bloque económico. Respecto a los Países Bajos, en el 2015 el Perú ocupó
el quinto lugar como país proveedor, incrementado sus colocaciones en 121% con
respecto al 2014 (17 mil toneladas en el 2015), superando a países competidores
como Ecuador y República Dominicana.

Local time: 16:54
"Placements" doesn't sound right here, so perhaps you could use "orders" or "shipments" here instead?
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Robert Carter
Local time: 15:54
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"Placements" doesn't sound right here, so perhaps you could use "orders" or "shipments" here instead?

Robert Carter
Local time: 15:54
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Wendy Streitparth: Or sales.
18 mins
  -> Thank you, Wendy, I suppose that too.

agree  neilmac
1 hr
  -> Thanks, Neil.

agree  Charles Davis
4 hrs
  -> Thanks, Charles.

agree  Muriel Vasconcellos
6 hrs
  -> Thanks, Muriel.

agree  Manuel Aburto M
9 hrs
  -> Thanks, Manuel.
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