Japanese Translation Services

If you want to be highly-regarded amongst the giants of business, having a presence in the Japanese market is essential. With the world’s third largest economy and still, to this day, considered a pioneer in consumer technology, biotechnology, finance and the automotive industries, Japan is a nation that many will target for global success.

That is why having a professional Japanese translation service like ours can make all the difference for you and your business. From the complexities of the language to the cultural nuances at play, being present in the Japanese market is one thing, being able to communicate and do so without errors is something which cannot be taken for granted.

Whatever the work, we have the people and knowledge in place to make your Japanese translation a service you can trust. With over 25 years of Japanese translation experience we know how important it is that you have a service that is accurate, delivers on time and fulfils every requirement you and your business need.

Due to its complex nature, the Japanese language (which is formed from 48 sounds made of 5 vowels and 11 consonants – and many honorifics) also battles with an extremely diverse and complicated alphabet, as well as a written language that uses three different dialects, they make having a translation service a necessity for anyone wishing to do business in this giant of an economic powerhouse.

This is why we work with mother tongue native speakers who can dive deep into the nuances and accurately translate for your business communication needs.

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Economy Class

Machine translation with proofing & editing by a human translator. For getting the gist and for internal use only. Recommended as a quick and cheap way to get key information, but not for external use as unpolished. Find out more

Business Class

Full translation, plus proof check e.g. reviewing numbers and formatting but not proofing the accuracy of the translated word. Project managed to ISO 17100:2015 standards. Recommended for internal documents. Find out more

First Class

Full translation, plus in-depth proof by 2nd translator, and final proof check by 3rd linguist. Project managed to ISO 17100:2015 standards. Recommended for external use (websites, contracts etc). Find out more

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How our Japanese translation service works

As with all of our translation services, our Japanese translation service begins by taking a brief from our clients. We establish things such as deadlines, the target audience, the language requirements and the format of the translation, amongst other things. With over 25 years of experience translating across major different sectors we are confident that when we are tasked with a Japanese translation we will deliver. If you’re not happy, we’ll continue to work on that translation (free of charge!) until you are 100% confident that we have delivered on the quality promise we guaranteed.

Our Japanese translation service is also designed to target the language requirements of specific industries that many international companies specialise in. We have experts who can translate in many of the niches that are the most relevant, as well as selecting mother tongue speakers with experience and interests that may not be as obvious.

From pharmaceutical to automotive technologies, we have a team that is set up and committed to yielding results. We work in over 10 major sectors which include, financial, legal, marketing and medical translations (amongst others), and we set out to comprehensively deliver a service that is targeted towards your needs and requirements. Our mission is to deliver a translation service that leaves no room for ambiguity or confusion when dealing with important pieces of work.

Why your business needs a professional Japanese translation service

Japanese is not an easy language. Translations are not guess work either. So could you imagine a situation where you take such a complicated language and just “have a stab at it?” We could all imagine it, but the results would be devastating.

A professional Japanese translation service from Dialogue ensures that your work is taken care of and deals with nuances such as honorifics (in this case), to ensure that you have a translation that accurately meets your requirements.

Having a professional Japanese translation service like ours means that you develop an important asset in your communication requirements. We put our experts at the heart of each translation, giving you peace of mind and the knowledge to get things done the way they should be.

Our Japanese translation services process

We are focused on providing you with the best translation and interpreting service in the UK, without trying to fit you into a one-size-fits-all box. Instead, it’s all about finding an approach and solution that meets your needs, your timescales and your budget, every time.

Step 1.

Document submitted, analysed and level of service agreed.

Step 2.

Project confirmation sent out detailing cost, time-frame & service level.

Step 3.

Text analysis to highlight possible language issues/ preferences with client.

Step 4.

Text translated using SDL Trados Studio, to maintain consistency and save time & money where possible.

Step 5.

Document returned to client, within deadline, in original format for review.

Step 6.

Feedback to ensure improvements/maintain quality for future projects.