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JPO Status Report 2018

The "JPO Status Report" aims to promptly convey the JPO's initiatives and statistical data to the public. This report provides descriptions in Japanese and English together so as to serve as a tool in conveying information to other countries.

This report is accessible on this web page.

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Part 1 Facts and Figures on Trends in Intellectual Property(PDF:1,422KB)

Part 2 2017 Policy Outcomes(PDF:3,549KB)


JPO Status Report 2018 (the whole version)(PDF:7,861KB)

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[Last updated 31 August 2018]


Policy Planning and Research Division

Policy Planning and Coordination Department

Japan Patent Office (JPO)


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