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U.S. PATENT AND TRADEMARK OFFICE
Patent Technology Monitoring Team (PTMT)

Design Patenting By Geographic Region (State and Country),
Breakout By Design Class

Count of 1999 - 2013 Design Patent Grants
As Distributed By Calendar Year of Grant

- Explanation of Data -

Rank Ordered Listing of Design Classes Receiving 1 or More Design Patents During the Period
Originating From

MASSACHUSETTS

( design patent origin is determined by the residence of the first-named inventor )
( design class is determined by the primary classification assigned to a patent- see 'Explanation of Data' )

The following table displays design classes and counts of design patents classified in them; design patents are distributed by year of patent grant.
Class Class Title 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 Total
D02 Apparel and Haberdashery 42 36 54 15 32 12 15 36 35 61 72 38 49 68 31 596
D14 Recording, Communication, or Information Retrieval Equipment 21 20 27 12 20 12 14 14 27 36 30 21 27 36 38 355
D23 Environmental Heating and Cooling; Fluid Handling and Sanitary Equipment 24 56 20 22 18 8 15 78 12 24 32 17 8 6 15 355
D07 Equipment for Preparing or Serving Food or Drink Not Elsewhere Specified 11 17 20 12 14 16 16 29 28 27 19 17 21 16 24 287
D24 Medical and Laboratory Equipment 15 19 11 12 16 19 6 15 18 23 18 20 17 43 26 278
D06 Furnishings 20 22 25 12 22 15 11 19 21 17 19 23 12 26 13 277
D13 Equipment for Production, Distribution, or Transformation of Energy 11 26 8 13 13 3 9 20 8 17 18 24 45 32 26 273
D09 Packages and Containers for Goods 8 12 12 10 23 15 12 16 18 14 14 18 26 22 35 255
D21 Games, Toys, and Sports Goods 32 21 7 15 13 30 9 19 26 19 10 16 12 5 15 249
D08 Tools and Hardware 18 32 10 19 16 12 9 9 15 22 11 13 14 11 10 221
D03 Travel Goods and Personal Belongings 8 17 11 10 16 23 5 11 10 12 11 7 6 5 12 164
D28 Cosmetic Products and Toilet Articles 11 11 12 3 4 10 13 13 7 8 8 25 13 18 6 162
D26 Lighting 5 13 13 9 4 10 12 3 9 5 11 7 14 14 21 150
D10 Measuring, Testing, or Signalling Instruments 6 10 6 5 4 4 4 11 7 13 5 3 3 6 4 91
D32 Washing, Cleaning, or Drying Machine 7 6 5 2 3 4 1 8 12 13 2 6 6 8 7 90
D19 Office Supplies; Artists' and Teachers' Materials 9 8 10 2 16 2 3 3 8 4 4 9 1 6 4 89
D12 Transportation 7 5 1 2 2 3 3 1 6 3 3 10 3 6 4 59
D15 Machines Not Elsewhere Specified 6 0 1 3 2 1 0 4 4 5 2 5 8 6 10 57
D22 Arms, Pyrotechnics, Hunting and Fishing Equipment 0 1 1 2 1 4 1 4 7 2 15 5 7 4 2 56
D16 Photography and Optical Equipment 1 1 9 3 10 3 2 3 4 1 2 7 2 2 3 53
D29 Equipment for Safety, Protection, and Rescue 3 4 1 1 1 0 1 8 3 10 10 3 3 3 2 53
D11 Jewelry, Symbolic Insignia, and Ornaments 2 1 6 5 5 2 5 1 0 8 2 3 2 4 5 51
D25 Building Units and Construction Elements 3 7 7 5 1 2 1 1 5 2 1 1 1 2 1 40
D34 Material or Article Handling Equipment 2 1 4 7 1 3 3 2 8 0 2 3 0 0 2 38
D30 Animal Husbandry 3 3 0 7 2 1 1 2 0 0 1 5 4 7 1 37
D17 Musical Instruments 0 1 0 2 3 3 0 4 5 5 2 1 0 0 2 28
D20 Sales and Advertising Equipment 0 5 0 1 3 1 0 0 3 0 0 2 0 1 9 25
D04 Brushware 0 2 1 0 2 0 4 1 2 2 0 3 2 2 2 23
D18 Printing and Office Machinery 1 2 6 1 3 1 0 0 4 0 1 2 0 0 0 21
D27 Tobacco and Smokers' Supplies 5 2 2 1 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 5 19
D05 Textile or Paper Yard Goods; Sheet Material 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 4 2 0 13
D99 Miscellaneous 2 0 0 1 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 11
D01 Edible Products 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 5
ALL ALL CLASSES 284 361 290 214 273 225 177 336 313 355 330 315 310 362 336 4481



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