Indian Patent and Design Statistics 2024 (May 24th to 31st)

We bring you the Weekly Patent and Design Statistics report from the Official Journal of Patents and Designs for the period of 24th to 31st of May, 2024.

Patent Statistics Overview:
  • Total patent applications this week: 1,759 (Early publications: 925, Ordinary publications: 834)
  • Patent examination decreased by 26%, standing at 174.
  • Patent grants saw an increase of 55% with 1,179 applications
Breakdown by City – Early Publications:
  • Delhi: increased by 1323% (13 to 185)
  • Mumbai: increased by 30% (83 to 108)
  • Chennai: increased by 121% (270 to 598)
  • Kolkata: increased by 161% (13 to 34)
Ordinary Publications by City:
  • Delhi: 29% rise (185 to 240)
  • Mumbai: 187% increase (65 to 187)
  • Chennai: 90% increase (180 to 342)
  • Kolkata: rose by 225% (20 to 65)
First Examination Report (FER) Distribution:
  • Delhi: 69
  • Mumbai: 40
  • Chennai: 49
  • Kolkata: 16
Publications Under Grant by City:
  • Delhi witnessed a 46% increase (294 to 432)
  • Mumbai saw an increase of 52% (167 to 254)
  • Chennai observed a rise of 76% (221 to 390)
  • Kolkata reported an increase of 32% (78 to 103)
Applications Based on ‘Applicant City’:

Of the 1,759 patent applications, the top contributing cities are

  • Delhi: 55
  • Mumbai: 46
  • Pune: 24
  • Bangalore: 89
  • Chennai: 187
  • Hyderabad: 51
  • Kolkata: 11
2024 Yearly Patent Overview (1st Jan – 31st May, 2024):
  • Early publications: 14,049
  • Ordinary publications: 20,263
  • Total applications published: 34,312
  • Total grants: 44,806 (Delhi: 18,314, Mumbai: 8,413, Chennai: 13,859, Kolkata: 4,220)
  • Applications examined: 7,130
Industrial Design Statistics:
  • 679 designs registered this week, increased from 527 the previous week
  • Total designs registered in 2024 : 21,805
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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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