The World Intellectual Property Organization published annual report

The amount of the world's leading China intellectual property application

Newspaper reporter Fang Yingxin in Belgium

In December 2018 06, 04:45 source: People's daily

The World Intellectual Property Organization published in December 3rd annual report, for 2017 Chinese domestic patents, trademarks, industrial designs and other types of intellectual property are ranked first in the world, a strong impetus to the growth of the global intellectual property application.

This is called the "world intellectual property index" report shows that in 2017 the global intellectual property for a new high. Among them, the patent applications reached 3 million 170 thousand, achieved 8 consecutive years of growth; the global trademark application activities totaled 12 million 390 thousand, the total application for the design of industrial products reached 1 million 240 thousand.

Specifically, the number of payment of the application fee of the patent application, the number of applications received by the State Intellectual Property Office in 2017 Chinese reached 1 million 380 thousand record, far higher than the next United States (610 thousand), Japan (320 thousand), South Korea (204 thousand) and the European Patent Office (170 thousand). The top five patent applications accounted for 84.5% of the total. The analysis thinks, China is the undisputed leader in the field of world intellectual property application.

According to foreign media reports, Chinese support domestic high-tech industry development, actively protect intellectual property rights, 2017 Chinese patent application relates to electronic equipment, computer technology and data transmission etc..

The report said, Asia is the most active area of patent application. In 2017, the number of accepted applications in Asia accounted for the global 65.1% of the total, while in 2007 this figure was 49.7%, this growth is mainly driven by economic growth Chinese. Overseas patent applications, Chinese in 2017 than in 2016 grew 15%, far higher than Japan (2.1%), (2%), the United States and Germany, South Korea and other countries are negative growth.

In 2017 China State Intellectual Property Office of the trademark application number most, about 5 million 700 thousand, followed by the United States and japan. Industrial design, China State Intellectual Property Office of the global application applications accounted for 50.6% of the total, far more than the next EU, South Korea, Turkey and the United states.

In addition, the creative economy statistics report first launched, in trade, education and science and technology and the 3 in the field of medical publishing industry income 2017 11 countries and regions reached 2480 billion dollars. Net income China report the highest, reaching $202 billion 400 million.

Belgium business consulting firm Saibaisi CEO Frederick Bardan told reporters that the Chinese IP applications is the world's leading results Chinese economic growth and efficient governance policy. Chinese government introduced a series of policies to promote innovation, encourage entrepreneurship development; Chinese higher education makes more and more college students to participate in the basic research to become necessary to support the development of new technology; China is a world leader in many industries, these industries also promoted the development and innovation of technology.

"Chinese is the main driving force for the global growth of intellectual property. Based on the original high level, Chinese patent application volume growth of 14.2%, growth of 55.2% trademark applications. The high rate of increase in the Chinese share in the global patent and trademark applications." The World Intellectual Property Organization director general Francis Gauri said, "in a few decades, China from scratch and the establishment of the intellectual property system, encourage local innovation, and joined the ranks of leading global intellectual property, is now promoting global intellectual property for growth."

(Brussels, December 5)

"People's Daily" (2018 12 06 21)
(commissioning editor: Bai Yu)

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