New Delhi, 23 March 2022: The details of the new Patent Rights issued in India during the last five years is given below:



2016-17 2017-18 2018-19 2019-20 2020-21 2021-22

(Upto 15.03.2022)

No. of Patents granted 9847 13045 15283 24936 28391 28091

Under the  Patent Act, 1970,  every patentee and every licensee is required to furnish detail in Form 27, regarding the extent to which the patented invention has been worked on a commercial scale in India on  an annual basis and not the information on commercial success of said patented invention.

This information was given by the Minister of State in the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Shri Som Parkash, in a written reply in the Lok Sabha today.