(WIPO code: TR) (latest review April 2022)

by STOCK INDUSTRIAL PROPERTY SERVICES A.S., Istanbul

General Information

Area

783,562 sq. km.

Population

83 million (estimated).

Capital

Ankara, with over 5 million inhabitants.

Language

Turkish.

Currency

Turkish lira (TRY); 14.28 TRY = 1 U.S. dollar (December 2021).

Imports

(Jan. - Sept. 2021): U.S.$ 193 billion.

Exports

(Jan. - Sept. 2021): U.S.$ 160 billion.

Statistics (Jan. – Oct. 2021)
Filed Issued
Patents 13,134 10,515
Utility models 3,491 2,138
Industrial designs 12,361 10,989
Trade and service marks * 152,797 106,550

* The figures comprise also International Registrations applied for and those granted protection in Turkey in terms of the Madrid Protocol.
(Source: Turkish Patent and Trademark Office)