Archive: December, 2018

geographical indications

World IP indicators – Plant varieties and Geographical indications

In a series of publications, we will present to you statistical data gathered by the World intellectual property organization about the different IP objects. The topic of today’s publication are plant varieties and geographical indications.

creative industry

World IP indicators – industrial designs and creative economy

We present to you the third publication related to World Intellectual Property Indicators. Today’s topic are industrial designs and creative economy. An estimated 945,100 industrial design applications containing 1.24 million designs were filed worldwide in 2017.

trademark filings

World IP indicators – trademarks

It is time for our second publication related to World Intellectual Property Indicators. Today we talk about trademarks.

World IP indicators - patent activity

World IP indicators – patent activity

Demand for intellectual property (IP) tools throughout the world is constantly growing. It reached record heights in 2017. It is not surprising that China leads the growth in filings for patents, trademarks, industrial designs and other IP rights that are at the heart of the global economy.