Patent Applications (Non-Residents) rose 29.4% to 163 in Cuba in 2016

Patent Applications (Non-Residents)
Telcos & Hi-Tech | Cuba | May 17, 2019
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Patent applications of non-residents reached 163 in 2016 in Cuba, according to World Bank. This is 29.4 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, patent applications of non-residents in Cuba reached an all time high of 210 in 2007 and an all time low of 13.0 in 1993. When compared to Cuba's main peers, patent applications of non-residents in Dominican Republic amounted to 257, 59.0 in Jamaica, 16,103 in Mexico and 310,244 in USA in 2016.

Cuba has been ranked 66th within the group of 116 countries we follow in terms of patent applications of non-residents, 3 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

Patent applications are worldwide patent applications filed through the Patent Cooperation Treaty procedure or with a national patent office for exclusive rights for an invention, a product or a process that provides a new way of doing something or offers a new technical solution to a problem.

Patent Applications (Non-Residents) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Belize ... ... 49.0 51.0 32.0 36.0 26.0 ...
Canada 30,357 30,533 30,174 31,283 32,687
Cayman Islands ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
China 110,583 117,464 120,200 127,042 133,612
Cuba ... 184 140 143 126 ...
Dominican Republic ... ... ... 264 256 245 231
Guatemala 327 337 319 288 341
Haiti ... ... 13.0 15.0 11.0 19.0 ... ... ...
Honduras ... ... 253 233 211 ... 224
Jamaica 93.0 82.0 97.0 122 63.0
Japan 55,030 55,783 56,705 60,030 59,882
Mexico 12,990 14,020 14,234 14,889 16,707
USA 255,832 274,033 283,781 293,706 301,075