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Manual translations of Chinese, Japanese and Korean patent and utility model documents

Depending on your needs, we can translate titles, bibliographic data and claims, abstracts or full documents in the following language combinations:

  • Chinese > English or German
  • Japanese > English or German
  • Korean > English or German


When ordering translations, please allow sufficient time for us to carry out your order. The following time frames apply:

Translation of all claims
1-2 weeks
Translation of the full text 2-3 weeks

In urgent cases, we will do our best to carry out your order as quickly as possible.

Translation of all claims (1-4 pages of translated text)

EUR 155

flat fee 

Translation of all claims (more than 4 pages of translated text)

Translation of full texts (price per translated page)

EUR 86

per translated page 

For more details about the translation services we offer, or for rough estimates of translation costs in specific cases, please contact us at:


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Tel.: +43 1 52126 4545
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