Indian Patent and Design Statistics 2024 (June 21st to 28th)

We bring you the Weekly Patent and Design Statistics report from the Official Journal of Patents and Designs for the period of 21st of June to 28th of June, 2024.

Patent Statistics Overview:
  • Total patent publications this week: 1,034 (Early publications: 449, Ordinary publications: 585)
  • Patent examination decreased by 26%, standing at 169.
  • Patent grants saw a rise of 44% with 920 applications.
Breakdown by City – Early Publications:
  • Delhi: decreased by 87% (264 to 34)
  • Mumbai: decreased by 4% (146 to 140)
  • Chennai: decreased by 30% (360 to 252)
  • Kolkata: decreased by 8% (25 to 23).
Ordinary Publications by City:
  • Delhi: 8% increase (211 to 228)
  • Mumbai: 9% decline (217 to 196)
  • Chennai: 57% decrease (333 to 140)
  • Kolkata: dropped by 41% (36 to 21).
First Examination Report (FER) Distribution:
  • Delhi: 82
  • Mumbai: 30
  • Chennai: 44
  • Kolkata: 13.
Publications Under Grant by City:
  • Delhi witnessed a 40% increase (229 to 322)
  • Mumbai saw an increase of 16% (154 to 180)
  • Chennai observed a rise of 68% (195 to 329)
  • Kolkata reported an increase of 56% (57 to 89).
Applications Based on ‘Applicant City’:

Of the 1,034 patent applications, the top contributing cities are:

  • Delhi: 74
  • Mumbai: 34
  • Pune: 28
  • Bangalore: 37
  • Chennai: 144
  • Hyderabad: 32
  • Kolkata: 6
2024 Yearly Patent Overview (1st Jan – 28th June, 2024):
  • Early publications: 16,775
  • Ordinary publications: 22,825
  • Total applications published: 39,600
  • Total grants: 47,935 (Delhi: 19,466, Mumbai: 9,068, Chennai: 14,894, Kolkata: 4,507)
  • Applications examined: 7,994.
Industrial Design Statistics:
  • 607 designs registered this week, increased from 139 the previous week.
  • Total designs registered in 2024 : 24,015.
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DISCLAIMER

This report is limited by the following:

  1. Accuracy and availability of data on the IP Office’s online database and publications;
  2. The date and time at which the search for the data was performed to collect data;
  3. Understanding and analysis of the data by BananaIP’s attorneys and experts, which may vary from other attorneys and experts; and
  4. The limitations inherent in the collection of Patent and Design data and statistics.

Compiled by Sushma H. A.

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