Indian Patent and Design Statistics 2024 (June 7th to 14th)

We bring you the Weekly Patent and Design Statistics report from the Official Journal of Patents and Designs for the period of 7th of June to 14th of June, 2024.

Patent Statistics Overview:
  • Total patent publications this week: 1,461 (Early publications: 819, Ordinary publications: 642)
  • Patent examination decreased by 33%, standing at 186.
  • Patent grants saw a decline of 13% with 728 applications.
Breakdown by City – Early Publications:
  • Delhi: decreased by 24% (172 to 130)
  • Mumbai: increased by 12% (162 to 183)
  • Chennai: increased by 56% (302 to 474)
  • Kolkata: increased by 18% (27 to 32).
Ordinary Publications by City:
  • Delhi: 2% decline (171 to 166)
  • Mumbai: 10% increase (129 to 142)
  • Chennai: 50% increase (191 to 288)
  • Kolkata: dropped by 2% (47 to 46).
First Examination Report (FER) Distribution:
  • Delhi: 62
  • Mumbai: 43
  • Chennai: 62
  • Kolkata: 19
Publications Under Grant by City:
  • Delhi witnessed a 9% decrease (315 to 286)
  • Mumbai saw a decrease of 14% (173 to 148)
  • Chennai observed a drop of 18% (282 to 229)
  • Kolkata reported a decrease of 14% (76 to 65).
Applications Based on ‘Applicant City’:

Of the 1,461 patent applications, the top contributing cities are:

  • Delhi: 63
  • Mumbai: 49
  • Pune: 67
  • Bangalore: 47
  • Chennai: 184
  • Hyderabad: 30
  • Kolkata: 8
2024 Yearly Patent Overview (1st Jan – 14th June, 2024):
  • Early publications: 15,531
  • Ordinary publications: 21,443
  • Total applications published: 36,974
  • Total grants: 46,380 (Delhi: 18,915, Mumbai: 8,734, Chennai: 14,370, Kolkata: 4,361)
  • Applications examined: 7,595.
Industrial Design Statistics:
  • 453 designs registered this week, decreased from 1,011 the previous week.
  • Total designs registered in 2024 : 23,269.
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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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