Grenada - Patent applications

Patent applications, nonresidents

Patent applications, nonresidents in Grenada was 9.00 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 36 years was 33.00 in 2013, while its lowest value was 2.00 in 1980.

Definition: Patent applications are worldwide patent applications filed through the Patent Cooperation Treaty procedure or with a national patent office for exclusive rights for an invention--a product or process that provides a new way of doing something or offers a new technical solution to a problem. A patent provides protection for the invention to the owner of the patent for a limited period, generally 20 years.

Source: World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), WIPO Patent Report: Statistics on Worldwide Patent Activity. The International Bureau of WIPO assumes no responsibility with respect to the transformation of these data.

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Year Value
1979 22.00
1980 2.00
2012 26.00
2013 33.00
2014 17.00
2015 9.00

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Technology