Patent applications of non-residents reached 33.0 in 2019 in Lithuania, according to World Bank. This is 37.5 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, patent applications of non-residents in Lithuania reached an all time high of 1,036 in 1993 and an all time low of in. When compared to Lithuania's main peers, patent applications of non-residents in Belarus amounted to 95.0, 1.00 in Estonia, 5.00 in Latvia and 12,174 in Russia in 2019.
Lithuania has been ranked 80th within the group of 109 countries we follow in terms of patent applications of non-residents, 9 places above 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.