We would like to introduce to you the statistics of foreign patent applications in Vietnam in 2022. We hope this information is useful and supports you in doing business in Vietnam.
The number of patent applications received by the Vietnam Intellectual Property Office (VNIPO) increased by 40% in 2022 compared to 2018
Top 5 foreign patent applications in 2022 focus on a number of areas
1. Electric Communication Technique – H04
- (1943 Foreign Applications | 37 Vietnam Applications);
2. Medical Or Veterinary Science; Hygiene – A61
- (723 Foreign Applications | 89 Vietnam Applications);
3. Organic chemistry – C07
- (568 Foreign Applications | 26 Vietnam Applications);
4. Computing; Calculating Or Counting – G06
- (378 Foreign Applications | 65 Vietnam Applications);
5. Electric Elements – H01
- (302 Foreign Applications | 35 Vietnam Applications).
Accounting for 21% of total patent applications filed in Vietnam in 2022
The growth in the number of patent applications filed by Vietnamese enterprises, institutes, and universities