The growth rate of China's trademark registration has been increasing since 2013. In 2017, China's trademark applications reaches 5.748 million, up 55.7% year on year, both setting record highs.
【Statistics of China trademark registration application 2013 - 2017】
By the end of 2017, the total number of Chinese trademark applications is 27.842 million, the total number of registered trademarks is 17.301 million, and the number of valid registered trademarks is 14.92 million, ranking the first in the world for 17 consecutive years.
In 2017, 4,810 applications for Madrid international registration of trademarks were submitted by Chinese applicants, representing a 59.6% increase over 2016, ranking the third in the Madrid Alliance.