higher of a percentage of sales revenue

German translation: der höhere Wert eines Prozentsatz vom Verkaufserlös

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English term or phrase:higher of a percentage of sales revenue
German translation:der höhere Wert eines Prozentsatz vom Verkaufserlös
Entered by: Maya Jurt

08:25 Sep 4, 2001
English to German translations [PRO]
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English term or phrase: higher of a percentage of sales revenue
These payments will be calculated as the higher of a percentage of sales revenue.
Stephanie Bohnerth
Germany
Local time: 23:21
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Explanation:
These are my suggestions for a translation:
Diese Zahlungen werden umso höher berechnet, je höher der Prozentsatz des erreichten Umsatzes ist

oder

Diese Zahlungen werden auf Basis des Prozentsatzes der erreichten Verkaufsziffern berechnet.




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Beatrix Eichinger
Local time: 23:21
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Thank you all. This translation fitted the context best.
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Summary of answers provided
naSee sentence below
Beatrix Eichinger
naDer höhere Wert eines Verkauserlösanteils
Maya Jurt
nader höhere Wert eines Prozentsatz vom Verkaufserlös
Alexander Schleber


  

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16 mins
der höhere Wert eines Prozentsatz vom Verkaufserlös


Explanation:
The phrase you are asking about is formulated somewhat misleadingly and without further context, this is what I make of it. The phrase leaves me a little unsure, whether the "higher" refers to the percentage or the sales receipts.

HTH


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Alexander Schleber
Belgium
Local time: 23:21
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
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27 mins
Der höhere Wert eines Verkauserlösanteils


Explanation:
The higher value applies to the percentage.

Maya Jurt
Switzerland
Local time: 23:21
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 343
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37 mins
See sentence below


Explanation:
These are my suggestions for a translation:
Diese Zahlungen werden umso höher berechnet, je höher der Prozentsatz des erreichten Umsatzes ist

oder

Diese Zahlungen werden auf Basis des Prozentsatzes der erreichten Verkaufsziffern berechnet.






Beatrix Eichinger
Local time: 23:21
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 24
Grading comment
Thank you all. This translation fitted the context best.
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