ANKARA

The Turkish Patent and Trademark Office (TurkPatent) received 86,847 trademark applications – 78,038 of them domestic – from January to July, according to figures released on Thursday.

The number of trademark applications increased 20.4% year-on-year in the first seven months of 2020, the TurkPatent data showed.

The office received 9,820 patent applications during the same period, down 1.2% compared to the first seven months of 2019.

Some 2,043 utility models and 25,136 design applications were received between January and July, according to the latest data.

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