Slow Week at the Trademark Registry

Decrease of 35 percent in the total trademark applications examined this week. Decrease of 9 percent in the total registrations granted this week. These statistics have been compiled from the official journal of the trademark office published weekly on Mondays.


The Trademark Registry had a slow week in terms of working capacity as can be seen from the data below. There has been a decrease of 35 percent (35%) in the total trademark applications examined. We can also see a decrease of twelve percent (12%) in the total applications disposed through show cause hearing. However, there has been a significant increase of sixty-nine (69%) in the total number of applications published in the Trademark Journal.

Weekly Indian Trademark Statistics

Particulars Last Week This Week Change in %
Total Trademark Applications Examined by Trademark Office 9885 6382 A decrease of 35%
Total Applications Disposed through Show Cause Hearings 2309 2053 A decrease of 12%
Total Applications Published in the Trademark Journal 2350 3975 An increase of 69%
Total Registrations Granted 9634 8732 A decrease of 9%
Total Hearing Notices Issued 8797 12369 An increase of 41%
Total Renewal Notices Issued 0 4569 An increase of 456900%

Trademark Statistics by Office

Total Number of New Applications Received between May 5th to May 12th, 2021

 Sr. No Jurisdiction New Applications Examined Published Registered
1 AHMEDABAD 864 952 614 1263
2 CHENNAI 1627 1206 686 1898
3 DELHI 1790 2298 1731 3105
4 KOLKATA 455 477 295 434
5 MUMBAI 1447 1449 649 2032
Total   6183 6382 3975 8732

Yearly Trademark Statistics

Trademark Statistics from January 1st, 2021 to May 12th, 2021

  • Total Number of Trademark Applications Filed – 162166
  • Total Number of Trademark Applications Examined – 77414
  • Total Number of Trademark Applications Published – 85503
  • Total Number of Trademark Applications Registered – 155062

Authored and compiled by Uma T.S, Shreya Chaddha & Varun Gopalakrishnan

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