(WIPO code: TR) (last revised December 2020)

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); 7.87 TRY = 1 U.S. dollar (November 2020).

Imports

(Jan. - Sept. 2020): U.S.$ 156 billion.

Exports

(Jan. - Sept. 2020): U.S.$ 118 billion.

(Source: Turkish Institute of Statistics).

 

Statistics (Jan. – Sept. 2020)
Filed Issued
Patents 12,629 9,424
Utility models 2,579 569
Industrial designs 7,721 7,520
Trade and service marks * 116,416 51,000

* 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)