Iran registered nanotech. patents up by 68% in 2018

Sunday, 17 February 2019 10:37 Mehr News Agency
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Iran registered nanotech. patents up by 68% in 2018

There has been a significant growth in the number of registered patents by Iran in the nanotechnology area, Iran Nanotechnology Inovation Council (INIC) reports.

According to the Statnano portal, 13,050 patents have been registered in the Europe (EPTO) and US (USPTO) patent offices in 2018. The number of registered patents in 2018 is 68% higher than in 2017. This number puts Iran in the 21st place in the global ranking of countries with most nanotechnology patents.

Iran registered nanotech. patents up by 68% in 2018

Iran registered nanotech. patents up by 68% in 2018

Iran is followed by Luxembourg, Denmark, Turkey, and Austria in the global ranking.