When you’re placing a translation order, price and schedule are usually the most important factors. How long does it take to have an instruction manual translated into three languages? How much does it cost to have a product website translated into another language? Are there ways to influence the price other than through bargaining or competitive bidding?
There are several factors that determine the price and the schedule of a translation assignment. This means that translation prices and schedules are always project-specific.
In this blog article, we use a few examples to illustrate how translation rates are formed and what factors affect the schedule. We also explain how you can influence the price and the schedule of a translation project.