The National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT) has introduced a new high-precision automatic translation system, first for English to Japanese, but with Chinese to Japanese also being included in the future. JSTChina, with the introduction of an improved automatic translation system, hopes to improve translation of scientific papers from about 100,000 to about 150,000 per year, hoping to cope with the increasing Chinese technical literature.

JST news release, March 30, 2015