PATENT

APPLICATION AND GRANTED PATENTS AND UTILITY INNOVATIONS FROM 1986 – 2017

YEAR
APPLICATION
GRANTED
Malaysia
Foreign
Total
Malaysia
Foreign
Total
1986
29
233
262
1987
71
3,195
3,266
1988
73
1,547
1,620
6
6
1989
84
1,803
1,887
11
121
132
1990
92
2,213
2,305
20
498
518
1991
106
2,321
2,427
29
1,021
1,050
1992
151
2,260
2,411
10
1,124
1,134
1993
198
2,684
2,882
14
1,270
1,284
1994
223
3,364
3,587
21
1,608
1,629
1995
185
3,992
4,177
29
1,724
1,753
1996
221
5,354
5,575
79
1,722
1,801
1997
179
6,278
6,457
52
741
793
1998
193
5,770
5,963
21
545
566
1999
218
5,624
5,842
39
683
722
2000
206
6,021
6,227
24
381
405
2001
271
5,663
5,934
18
1,452
1,470
2002
322
4,615
4,937
32
1,460
1,492
2003
376
4,686
5,062
31
1,547
1,578
2004
522
4,920
5,442
24
2,323
2,347
2005
522
5,764
6,286
37
2,471
2,508
2006
531
4,269
4,800
187
6,562
6,749
2007
670
1,702
2,372
338
6,645
6,983
2008
864
4,539
5,403
198
2,044
2,242
2009
1,234
4,503
5,737
270
3,198
3,468
2010
1,275 5,189 6,464 204 1,973 2,177
2011
1,136 5,423 6,559 335 2,057 2,392
2012
1,160 5,867 7,027 308 2,193 2,501
2013 1,269 6,081 7,350 305 2,386 2,691
2014 1,439 6,321 7,760 381 2,381 2,762
2015 1,375 6,532 7,907 360 2,548 2,908
2016
1,219
6,176
7,395
373
2,980
3,353
Sept 2017
911
4,324
5,235
336
3,857
4,193
TOTAL
17,325
139,233
156,558
4,086
59,521
63,607


Patent and Utility Innovations Grants only start from 1988

PCT APPLICATIONS RECEIVED FROM AUGUST 2006 – 2017

YEAR
MONTH
TOTAL
JAN
FEB
MAC
APR
MAY
JUNE
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC
2006
7
7
10
6
4
34
2007
9
4
4
9
9
10
5
12
3
5
16
7
93
2008
5
11
5
15
13
13
15
15
26
7
43
32
200
2009
21
14
12
12
6
24
21
20
32
19
19
24
224
2010 19 7 22 18 23 25 19 22 43 45 71 20 334
2011 10 7 12 12 21 103 17 15 15 21 5 13 251
2012 20 21 32 24 18 80 24 29 10 8 27 7 300
2013 20 23 22 25 14 17 21 10 27 10 32 51 272
2014 12 15 18 45 59 58 8 10 18 21 13 12 289
2015 10 13 17 13 32 19 28 24 28 32 21 15 252
2016 10 10 17 14 16 10 7 26 16 21 16 18 181
2017 10 7 9 10 8 13 14 10 12 93
TOTAL
2,523


PATENTS GRANTED BASED ON FIELD OF TECHNOLOGY

YEAR
SECTION
TOTAL
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
1993
215
169
503
15
37
52
155
138
1,284
1994
260
267
505
12
71
79
192
243
1,629
1995
336
268
542
27
48
61
194
277
1,753
1996
285
323
483
31
76
103
178
322
1,801
1997
151
138
196
13
32
45
82
132
789
1998
104
98
141
4
18
31
64
106
566
1999
132
112
191
9
21
49
68
139
721
2000
61
59
110
8
19
42
36
70
405
2001
155
233
288
18
44
102
231
399
1,470
2002
206
236
334
19
42
104
228
323
1,492
2003
224
242
396
28
38
119
190
341
1,578
2004
325
377
625
25
50
132
321
492
2,347
2005
333
452
600
30
82
164
316
531
2,508
2006
948
1,155
1,275
101
197
448
1,042
1,583
6,749
2007
1,179
1,213
1,748
109
221
407
883
1,223
6,983
2008
423
421
451
33
98
159
293
364
2,242
656
633
837
53
119
185
488
497
3,468
364 390 599 22 75 125 274 328 2,177
404 402 693 28 90 126 283 366 2,392
2012 445 424 722 25 72 101 328 384 2,501
2013 523 393 840 36 98 108 315 378 2,691
2014 538 430 729 27 154 150 331 403 2,762
2015 542 494 642 25 161 198 352 494 2,908
2016 688 472 1,045 36 183 170 304 455 3,353
Sept 2017 952 679 1,392 37 176 199 332 426 4,193
TOTAL
10,449 10,080 15,887 771 2,222 3,459 7,480 10,414 60,762


Note : International Patents Classification (IPC)

Section A :
Human Necessities
Section B :
Performing Operations; Transporting
Section C :
Chemistry ; Metallurgy
Section D :
Textiles ; Paper
Section E :
Fixed Constructions
Section F :
Mechanical Engineering; Lighting; Heating; Weapons; Blasting
Section G :
Physics
Section H :
Electricity

TOP TEN COUNTRIES FOR PATENT AND CERTIFICATES OF UTILITY INNOVATION, 2000 – 2015

TRADEMARK

APPLICATION AND REGISTRATION OF TRADE MARKS FROM 1934 – 2017

YEAR
APPLICATION
REGISTRATION
Malaysia
Foreign
Total
Malaysia
Foreign
Total
1934 -1982
162,415
132,273
1983 -1990
26,079
29,857
55,936
4,084
18,736
22,820
1991
3,707
4,616
8,323
357
1,463
1,820
1992
4,214
5,061
9,275
342
1,355
1,697
1993
5,056
5,209
10,265
766
2,247
3,013
1994
6,011
6,334
12,345
1,789
6,166
7,955
1995
6,861
7,242
14,103
2,399
7,013
9,412
1996
7,329
8,243
15,572
1,258
2,759
4,017
1997
9,042
13,087
22,129
1,082
2,537
3,619
1998
4,063
10,813
14,876
1,521
2,869
4,390
1999
5,053
8,660
13,713
439
1,226
1,665
2000
6,303
12,500
18,803
449
1,328
1,777
2001
6,525
10,078
16,603
1,570
5,341
6,911
2002
7,661
8,785
16,446
4,056
7,072
11,128
2003
8,327
9,439
17,766
3,014
9,108
12,122
2004
10,406
10,337
20,743
3,243
8,473
11,716
2005
10,479
11,668
22,147
3,683
7,771
11,454
2006
11,209
12,840
24,049
5,651
10,108
15,759
2007
12,289
13,605
25,894
8,108
17,382
25,490
2008
12,562
13,472
26,034
9,049
18,798
27,847
12,810
11,260
24,070
5,438
9,534
14,972
13,099
13,271 26,370 5,642 8,652 14,294
13,001 15,832 28,833 10,201 13,618 23,819
2012 14,044 17,832 31,876 9,765 16,311 26,076
2013 14,705 17,520 32,225 9,777 17,202 26,979
2014 15,400 19,171 34,571 10,467 16,961 27,428
2015 15,940 19,983 35,923 10,529 18,271 28,800
2016 18,527 20,580 39,107 12,686 20,120 32,806
Sept 2017
14,222
15,467
29,689
10,289
15,755
26,044
Total
294,94
352,762
810,101
137,654
268,176
538,103


TOP TEN COUNTRIES FOR TRADE MARK APPLICATIONS, 2015

COUNTRY
2015
Malaysia
15,940
USA
4,043
Japan
2,636
China
1,826
Singapore
1,291
Germany 1,120
United Kingdom
1,025
Switzerland 854
South Korea
835
France 759



TOP TEN COUNTRIES FOR TRADE MARK REGISTRATIONS, 2015

COUNTRY
2015
Malaysia
10,529
USA
3,463
Japan
2,661
China
1,238
United Kingdom
1,202
Singapore
1,065
Germany
1,023
Switzerland
927
France
730
Taiwan
576

INDUSTRIAL DESIGN

APPLICATION AND REGISTRATION OF INDUSTRIAL DESIGNS FROM 1999 – 2017

YEAR
APPLICATION
REGISTRATION
Malaysia
Foreign
Total
Malaysia
Foreign
Total
1999 111 157 268 0 0 0
2000 286 679 965 73 208 281
2001 465 597 1,062 199 635 834
2002 502 660 1,162 274 429 703
2003 624 700 1,324 573 974 1,547
2004 520 941 1,461 602 671 1,273
2005 633 974 1,607 314 463 777
2006 616 928 1,544 700 1,100 1,800
2007 774 1,146 1,920 597 1,076 1,673
2008 630 1,072 1,702 580 903 1,483
2009 699 766 1,465 529 1,067 1,596
2010 737 940 1,677 748 850 1,598
2011 743 1,128 1,871 714 927 1,641
2012 857 1,225 2,082 744 1,180 1,924
2013 679 1,374 2,053 698 1,303 2,001
2014 827 1,055 1,882 532 1,359 1,891
2015 627 1,135 1,762 418 883 1,301
2016
701
929
1,630
641
1,259
1,900
Sept 2017
399
940
1,339
368
532
900
TOTAL
11,430
17,346
28,776
9,304
15,819
25,123


** The application and registration is based on the number of ‘designs’.

GEOGRAPHICAL INDICATIONS

APPLICATION AND REGISTRATION OF GEOGRAPHICAL INDICATIONS FROM 2003 – 2017

YEAR
APPLICATION
REGISTRATION
Malaysia
Foreign
Total
Malaysia
Foreign
Total
2003
1
0
1
0 0 0
2004
0 0 0
1
0
1
2005
0 0 0 0 0 0
2006
5
0
5
0 0 0
2007
5
0
5
4
0
4
2008
3
1
4
1
0
1
2009
6
1
7
1
2
3
2010
3
2
5
3
0
3
2011
6
1
7
6
2
8
2012
7
0
7
1
1
2
2013 10 0 10 0 0 0
2014 27 1 28 25 0 25
2015 29 2 31 11 2 13
2016 5 0 5 14 0 14
Sept 2017 1 1 2 5 0 5
TOTAL
108
9
117
72
7
79

LIST OF REGISTERED GEOGRAPHICAL INDICATION

No. Geographical Indication No. Geographical Indication
1 Sarawak Pepper 41 Tembaga Ladang
2 Sabah Tea 42 Ukiran Kayu Besut
3 Borneo Virgin Coconut Oil 43 Keropok Losong
4 Tenom Coffee 44 Keropok Lekor Terengganu
5 Sabah Seaweed 45 Pulau Duyong Boat
6 Bario Rice 46 Nasi Dagang Terengganu
7 Buah Limau Bali Sungai Gedung 47 Malaysia Durian Musang King
8 Pisco 48 Belacan Sibuti
9 Scotch Whisky 49 Buah Tarap, Sibuti (Buah Lomak)
10 Sarawak Beras Biris 50 Daun Sabong, Sibuti (Daun Bagok)
11 Sarawak Beras Bajong 51 Timun Dayak Sibuti
12 Kuih Lidah Kampung Berundong Papar 52 Sarawak Midin
13 Tambunan Ginger 53 Kayu Hujan Panas Sibuti
14 Sarawak Sour Eggplant 54 Kuih Cincin Kampung Melugus Papar
15 Sarawak Layered Cake 55 Barolo
16 Sarawak Dabai 56 Tequila
17 Cognac 57 Balung Lemongrass Tea
18 Parmigiano Reggiano 58 Ikan Empurau Sarawak
19 Langkawi Cheese 59 Ikan Puput Sarawak
20 Sarawak Litsea 60 Sarawak Tapioca
21 Perlis Harumanis Mango 61 Sarawak Sago
22 Champagne 62 Durian Balik Pulau
23 Belacan Bintulu 63 Kasut Manik Melaka
24 Sesar Unjur Sarawak 64 Kebaya Nyonya Melaka
25 Umai Sarawak 65 Anggur Tasik Beris
26 Tenun Pahang Diraja 66 Tenunan Iranun, Kota Belud
27 Biskut Dan San Sungai Lembing 67 Parang Berukir, Kota Belud
28 Kacang Goreng Sempalit 68 Rinago, Kudat
29 Gaharu Gopeng 69 Pinakol, Kudat
30 Terengganu Songket 70 Gong Matunggong, Kudat
31 Kain Songket Melaka 71 Asam Pedas Melaka
32 Isau Sarawak 72 Dodol Melaka
33 Durian Nyekak Sarawak 73 Tawau Koko
34 Ikan Terubok Mulut Besar Sarawak 74 Liking Kota Belud
35 Bentong Ginger 75 Beca Berhias Melaka
36 Keningau Cinnamon 76 Inavol Rungus, Kudat
37 Tuhau Tambunan 77 Sarawak Adenosma
38 Sabah Batik 78 Ikan Tahai Lawas
39 Kelarai, Ulu Tomani Tenom 79 Pala Balik Pulau
40 Batik Terengganu