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Foreign distribution company

Definition
Company owned or controlled by more than 50% by foreign companies with headquarters outside the country.

Société de distribution étrangère

Définition
Entreprise détenue ou contrôlée à plus de 50% par des ressortissants étrangers ou par des entreprises dont le siège social est à l’étranger.

Empresa extranjera de distribución

Definición
Empresa de propiedad, o controlada en más de un 50%, por empresas extranjeras con sede fuera del país.