Global Intellectual Property Trends

Global Intellectual Property Trends

Author: ChemViews

The latest data from the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) show a return to growth for trademark and patent applications. Applications for the streamlined international patent application process, the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT), set a new record in 2011 with 181,900 PCT applications – a 10.7 % increase on 2010 and the fastest growth since 2005. China, Japan, and the United States of America (US) accounted for 82 % of total growth.

Total Intellectual Property Protection Applications Worldwide

Total Intellectual Property Protection Applications Worldwide

International Patent Applications by Region

International Patent Applications by Region

Top 20 Government and Research Institution Applicants
for International Patents (PCT)

Top 20 Government and Research Institution Applicants for International Patents (PCT)

Top 20 Academic Applicants for International Patents (PCT)

Top 20 Academic Applicants for International Patents (PCT)

International Patents in Chemistry by Field

2011

International Patents in Chemistry by Field

International Patent (PCT) Applications of the
Top Ten Countries in Chemistry by Sub-discipline

2011

International Patent (PCT) Applications of the Top Ten Countries in Chemistry by Subdiscipline


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