Geographical Indications Statistics – 2021



Year 2021 has been a fruitful year for Geographical Indication and the Registry. The Registry received 76 new GI Applications and issued 33 registration certificates.

In this post, we bring to you a recap of the GI statistics from 2021.

CityPrevious WeekThis WeekPercentage of change
Delhi1118721.62% decrease
Mumbai916825.27% decrease
Chennai15010728.67% decrease
Kolkata35488.57% decrease
Total38726631.27% decrease

In 2021 the total number of new GI Applications received from all the States and UTs’ were 76 and the total number of GI registration certificates issued for year 2021 were 33. Whereas in the year 2020, the GI Registry received 51 applications and only 5 applications were registered. There was an increase of 49.01% in the number of applications and 560% increase in the number of GIs registered in this when compared to 2020.

The table indicating a list of GIs registered in the year 2021 is given below:


CityPrevious WeekThis WeekPercentage of change
Delhi329667102.74% increase
Mumbai15812520.89% decrease
Chennai1046537.5% decrease
Kolkata678526.87% increase
Total65894243.16% increase

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The data provided herein is compiled from the journals and reports published by Registry on the official website. Please note that the data is accurate to the extent of the information made available by the Registry through its online databases and official journal on it’s official website

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