Total trademark applications reached 75,236 in 2018 in Germany, according to World Bank. This is 1.92 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, total trademark applications in Germany reached an all time high of 97,892 in 2000 and an all time low of 16,572 in 1974. When compared to Germany's main peers, total trademark applications in Austria amounted to 8,626, 23,559 in Belgium, 98,279 in France and 16,096 in Poland in 2018.
Germany has been ranked 14th within the group of 120 countries we follow in terms of total trademark applications, 3 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Trademark applications filed are applications to register a trademark with a national or regional Intellectual Property (IP) office.