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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

TAIWAN

( 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
D14 Recording, Communication, or Information Retrieval Equipment 107 159 115 138 189 299 162 383 227 271 198 293 260 195 208 3204
D26 Lighting 73 106 157 145 139 109 39 87 119 153 126 197 136 89 155 1830
D13 Equipment for Production, Distribution, or Transformation of Energy 63 83 51 72 84 63 61 116 111 193 178 232 149 138 130 1724
D08 Tools and Hardware 92 118 126 124 159 96 66 186 154 137 76 65 91 85 81 1656
D06 Furnishings 73 107 149 187 125 126 107 117 96 84 78 51 54 65 52 1471
D23 Environmental Heating and Cooling; Fluid Handling and Sanitary Equipment 83 92 88 101 130 131 102 143 122 115 83 100 43 52 43 1428
D07 Equipment for Preparing or Serving Food or Drink Not Elsewhere Specified 55 68 75 73 82 46 32 68 67 53 27 48 32 37 54 817
D12 Transportation 37 55 56 55 56 70 57 60 49 61 65 53 48 33 36 791
D16 Photography and Optical Equipment 30 45 28 47 52 33 35 52 94 44 40 64 52 41 29 686
D21 Games, Toys, and Sports Goods 33 46 59 68 48 45 21 48 23 31 25 27 27 26 26 553
D10 Measuring, Testing, or Signalling Instruments 54 45 46 45 44 38 34 46 23 47 26 30 23 26 22 549
D03 Travel Goods and Personal Belongings 36 35 23 42 41 27 17 29 36 28 19 30 18 24 36 441
D15 Machines Not Elsewhere Specified 14 20 20 24 22 43 16 23 29 22 27 18 19 10 21 328
D34 Material or Article Handling Equipment 5 7 25 32 31 23 13 57 46 22 16 8 8 9 3 305
D19 Office Supplies; Artists' and Teachers' Materials 14 26 20 13 35 23 28 12 20 12 17 13 18 12 16 279
D24 Medical and Laboratory Equipment 12 20 18 5 18 16 5 21 23 27 18 23 18 19 29 272
D28 Cosmetic Products and Toilet Articles 4 20 5 15 47 10 4 19 9 6 17 25 30 21 25 257
D11 Jewelry, Symbolic Insignia, and Ornaments 4 13 13 9 9 10 7 6 18 38 17 15 12 7 9 187
D09 Packages and Containers for Goods 5 11 11 11 15 8 18 16 17 13 9 12 8 8 18 180
D18 Printing and Office Machinery 3 13 19 16 12 5 7 21 18 7 7 7 6 2 2 145
D32 Washing, Cleaning, or Drying Machine 10 1 7 11 8 9 5 15 10 2 7 7 9 4 9 114
D04 Brushware 7 11 15 15 3 2 12 4 8 16 3 4 6 0 4 110
D29 Equipment for Safety, Protection, and Rescue 6 9 8 14 6 9 3 6 7 11 7 3 6 12 2 109
D02 Apparel and Haberdashery 6 9 8 13 3 8 4 4 9 10 3 1 4 17 2 101
D22 Arms, Pyrotechnics, Hunting and Fishing Equipment 1 6 2 7 2 3 5 4 4 5 6 5 5 5 6 66
D30 Animal Husbandry 1 5 12 1 1 4 2 0 1 3 3 9 2 3 1 48
D25 Building Units and Construction Elements 2 1 3 4 3 4 6 3 5 4 1 2 0 3 2 43
D27 Tobacco and Smokers' Supplies 2 0 1 5 2 4 1 2 6 1 3 3 0 3 0 33
D05 Textile or Paper Yard Goods; Sheet Material 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 2 5 6 1 2 4 2 26
D20 Sales and Advertising Equipment 0 2 2 0 2 2 0 4 1 0 5 0 0 0 1 19
D17 Musical Instruments 1 1 2 0 0 2 1 0 1 2 0 1 0 3 0 14
D99 Miscellaneous 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 5
D01 Edible Products 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3
ALL ALL CLASSES 833 1135 1168 1294 1370 1268 870 1553 1355 1423 1114 1348 1086 953 1024 17794



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