Total trademark applications reached 1,167 in 2017 in Malta, according to World Bank. This is 93.9 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, total trademark applications in Malta reached an all time high of 3,665 in 2003 and an all time low of 266 in 1964. When compared to Malta's main peers, total trademark applications in Italy amounted to 41,911, 6,013 in Tunisia and 119,232 in Turkey in 2017.
Malta has been ranked 104th within the group of 112 countries we follow in terms of total trademark applications, 7 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Trademark applications filed are applications to register a trademark with a national or regional Intellectual Property (IP) office.