World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) – World Intellectual Property Indicators

World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) – World Intellectual Property Indicators

The World Intellectual Property Organization’s 2019 annual report entitled “World Intellectual Property Indicators 2019” reports a record number of patent, trademark and design applications filed in 2018.

China ranks first with the largest number of applications for intellectual property rights. Switzerland ranks 8th for patent filings, 11th for designs and 14th for trademarks. The full 2019 annual report is available at the following link :

https://www.wipo.int/edocs/pubdocs/en/wipo_pub_941_2019.pdf