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National distribution company

Company owned or controlled by more than 50% by companies with headquarters in the country. It excludes foreign affiliates.

Société de distribution nationale

Entreprise détenue ou contrôlée à plus de 50% par des ressortissants nationaux ou par des entreprises dont le siège social est établi dans le pays. Sont exclues de cette catégorie les filiales étrangères.

Empresa nacional de distribución

Empresa de propiedad, o controlada en más del 50% por empresas con sede central en el país. Se excluyen las filiales extranjeras.