Amidst National Lock-down, Trademark Registry comes to a Standstill

3499 trademark applications filed this week. 43% decrease in total number of registrations granted. These statistics have been compiled from the official journal of the trademark office published weekly on Mondays.


The Indian Trademark Registry has come to a standstill with the offices being shut till 15th April 2020. We can see that new applications are still being filed, thanks to the online filing process being still available. There has been a decrease of forty three percent (43%) in the total number of registrations granted.

Weekly Indian Trademark Statistics

Particulars Last Week This Week Change in %
Total Trademark Applications Examined by Trademark Office 9715 N/A N/A
Total Applications Disposed through Show Cause Hearings 8645 N/A N/A
Total Applications Published in the Trademark Journal 15683 N/A N/A
Total Registrations Granted 6381 3499 A decrease of 45%
Total Hearing Notices Issued 8459 N/A N/A
Total Renewal Notices Issued 2608 N/A N/A

Trademark Statistics by Office

Total Number of New Applications Received between March 25th, 2020 to April 1st, 2020

 Sr. No Jurisdiction New Applications Examined Published Registered
1 AHMEDABAD 173 N/A N/A 521
2 CHENNAI 395 N/A N/A 595
3 DELHI 810 N/A N/A 1419
4 KOLKATA 83 N/A N/A 133
5 MUMBAI 486 N/A N/A 831
Total   1947 N/A N/A 3499

Yearly Trademark Statistics

Trademark Statistics from January 1st, 2020 to April 1st, 2020

  • Total Number of Trademark Applications Filed – 85669
  • Total Number of Trademark Applications Examined – 36114
  • Total Number of Trademark Applications Published – 81392
  • Total Number of Trademark Applications Registered – 79636

Authored and compiled by Uma T.S & Shreya Chaddha
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