1) EU (European Union)
Definicija: abb. – an association of European countries which share a common economic, foreign and social policies in certain areas
Primer rabe: The EU is expanding to include former Eastern Block countries.
Prevod: Evropska unija
Definicija: n. – the totality of countries which use the Euro currency
Primer rabe: Slovenia is within the eurozone.
3) GDP (gross domestic product)
Definicija: abb. – the total output of a country’s goods and services
Primer rabe: GDP fell in the fourth quarter of 2009.
Prevod: bruto domači proizvod
4) market leader
Definicija: n. – a company within a specific sector or segment which is generally recognised as the most successful, normally defined in terms of turnover or profit
Primer rabe: ABC Limited is the market leader measured by profit.
Prevod: vodilni na trgu
5) market conditions
Definicija: n. – the state of a particular market
Primer rabe: Market conditions improved after the government offered financial support to the sector.
Prevod: razmere na trgu
Definicija: n. – a period of severe falling economic performance (more severe than a recession)
Primer rabe: The depression of the 1920’s and 1930’s was the most severe of the 20th century.
Prevod: depresija (v gospodarstvu)
7) recession (to fall into, to come out of)
Definicija: n. – a period of deteriorating economic performance, often defined as two consecutive quarters of negative GDP
Primer rabe: Germany was in recession until June of this year.
Definicija: n. – the relationship between the available products and services for sale and the extent to which people would like to purchase them
Primer rabe: Demand for shares in the new company is outstripping supply.
9) eighty-twenty rule
Definicija: n. – the idea that 20% create 80% of the value of something, e.g. 20% of buyers generate 80% of the income for certain types of products
Primer rabe: We applied the 80/20 rule in selecting our target market.