Trademark Applications in South Africa (2016-2018)

Trademark applications by South African residents increased year-on-year during this period. In 2018, trademark applications totalled 22,948 compared to 21,289 in 2016. Trademark applications by non-residents in 2018 (16,188) rose from the previous year (15,543), however, they were lower than in 2016 (16,880).