How are your prices calculated?
Orange Tree has a minimum charge for small projects which
varies according to the language combination and covers our
administration costs. Our prices are calculated per word or
per page, depending on the language pair, volume, deadline
and subject. Please
contact us for a quotation.
Do I have to pay for a quote?
No, all quotations are provided free of charge. You can
upload your documents and request a binding quotation online
or alternatively get an instant quick quote without
uploading your document. This will give you an idea of the
price but is not binding.
Why is translating your material necessary?
The Impact of Foreign Languages in international Business
confirms that exporters who adapted and localised their
products/services and sales literature for their markets,
and who aided value by having staff with foreign language
skills, enjoyed average export sales growth of 7% over the
There are sound reasons for producing sales and marketing
material in the language of your target markets, but how do
you find a translation services provider who will produce a
translation which reflects the time and effort you have
spent on getting your material right?
Can I get free text translation?
There are numerous websites available offering free
machine translations. Whilst there’s no doubt that these
services provide you with the gist of a foreign language
text if you need it quickly, they should not be used to
translate material representing your company, as they are at
the very most 75% accurate — meaning one in four words will
be incorrectly translated.