Total trademark applications reached 745 in 2016 in Swaziland, according to World Bank. This is 37.0 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, total trademark applications in Swaziland reached an all time high of 1,260 in 2012 and an all time low of 18.0 in 1998. When compared to Swaziland's main peers, total trademark applications in Botswana amounted to 1,959, 654 in Lesotho, 3,428 in Mozambique and 37,976 in South Africa in 2016.
Swaziland has been ranked 123rd within the group of 128 countries we follow in terms of total trademark applications, 10 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.