Weekly Patent and Industrial Design Statistics- 13th October 2021 to 22nd October 2021

This week’s Patent and Design data has been compiled from the Official journal of patents and designs, published by the patent office on the 22nd of October 2021. These statistics are presented to you by the Patent attorneys and experts of BananaIP Counsels, India’s leading Intellectual Property Firm.


A total of 1,019 patent applications have been published in the 43rd issue of the Patent Journal, 2021. Out of the 1,019 applications published in the journal, 98 applications account for early publications while 921 applications account for ordinary publications or publications occurring after the 18 – month period. A total of 405 applications have been granted last week as compared to 468 grants in the week preceding the last thereby marking a decrease of about 13.46%

Early Publications

ParticularsLast WeekThis WeekPercentage Change
Total Trademark Applications Examined by Trademark Office54983666A decrease of 33%
Total Applications Disposed through Show Cause Hearings27861668A decrease of 40%
Total Applications Published in the Trademark Journal49575596An increase of 13%
Total Registrations Granted71436075A decrease of 15%
Total Hearing Notices Issued98956178A decrease of 38%
Total Renewal Notices Issued29895242An increase of 75%

Ordinary Publications

S. No.ParticularsNew ApplicationsExaminedPublicationsRegistered

TOTAL PUBLICATIONS (Previous Week): 534
Percentage difference: 90.82% increase


A total of 581 FER’s were issued last week. Applicants and their agents can check if any of their patent applications have been examined by referring to the journal available here.

ParticularsNo. of Applications
Total Number of Trademark Applications Filed387696
Total Number of Trademark Applications Examined189397
Total Number of Trademark Applications Published118680
Total Number of Trademark Applications Registered279221

Publications under Grant

CityPrevious WeekThis WeekPercentage of change
Delhi1789844.94% decrease
Mumbai1744872.41% decrease
Chennai14120142.55% increase
Total49434729.76% decrease

Number of Applications published based on ‘Applicant City’

Of the total 1,019 patent applications published in the journal last week, Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad and Kolkata have contributed a total of 137 applications. The total applications from each of the previously mentioned cities are as follows – 24 applications from Delhi, 23 applications from Mumbai, 16 applications from Pune, 32 applications from Bangalore, 22 applications from Chennai, 18 applications from Hyderabad and 2 applications for Kolkata.

CityPrevious WeekThis WeekPercentage of change
Delhi1,115 44859.82% decrease
Mumbai86904.65% increase
Chennai27323215.02% decrease
Kolkata181044.44% decrease
Total1,492 78047.72% decrease


CityNo. of FER Issued


The design office has registered a total of 303 designs this week. The total designs registered from the 1st of January 2021 till date now adds to a total of 9,287 applications.
  • Total designs registered in the previous Week: 202
  •  Total designs registered this Week: 303
  • Total designs registered from the 1st of January 2021 till date: 9,287
Data compiled by Jaya Pandey, Patent Associate, BananaIP Counsels

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