Total trademark applications reached 10,828 in 2016 in Sri Lanka, according to World Bank. This is 15.0 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, total trademark applications in Sri Lanka reached an all time high of 10,828 in 2016 and an all time low of 619 in 1975. When compared to Sri Lanka's main peers, total trademark applications in India amounted to 296,321 and 39,107 in Malaysia in 2016.
Sri Lanka has been ranked 48th within the group of 128 countries we follow in terms of total trademark applications, 15 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.