Annual IP5 Statistics Report Published
shot by IP News Shots / 6:23 pm on 15 January, 2021
The annual IP5 Statistics Report has been published and it indicates an increase of 5.9% in the patents granted with the total number for 2019 standing at 1.6 million patents, out of the 2.7 million patent filings made in the year. The data collected for the statistics include information from the European Patent Office (EPO), Japan Patent Office (JPO), Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO), China National Intellectual Property Administration (CNIPA) and the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), which form the IP5 coalition. The report suggests a rise in patents granted in all the offices of the IP5, barring the JPO.
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