Valid Trademark Registrations Near 1.15 Million in China
In 1999, over 103993 trademarks have
been approved for registration by the Trademark Office of State
Administration for Industry and Commerce (SAIC Trademark Office),
reported by the SAIC recently. Thus to date, the number of valid
trademark registrations in China has hit 1.1494 million, continually
ranked the top ten in the world. Meanwhile, the well-known
trademarks nominated in China are also up to 153.
Moreover, during the last year there were altogether 5407 cases of trademark appeals that have been accepted and 3563 appeal cases that have been decided.