Total trademark applications reached 11,483 in 2018 in Sri Lanka, according to World Bank. This is 6.05 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, total trademark applications in Sri Lanka reached an all time high of 11,483 in 2018 and an all time low of 619 in 1975. When compared to Sri Lanka's main peers, total trademark applications in India amounted to 323,970 and 43,656 in Malaysia in 2018.
Sri Lanka has been ranked 50th within the group of 120 countries we follow in terms of total trademark applications, 21 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.