By Saowanee Leewijitsin
It has been a year since the COVID-19 pandemic hit, affecting all aspects of global businesses, and stopping us from doing so many things that we usually do. It seems, however, that filing trademarks in Thailand is not one of those things. The Thailand Trademark Office (“TTMO”) recently released statistics for 2020 relating to trademark applications and registrations via both the national route and the Madrid route. Although the number of fillings dropped compared to 2019, based on the following statistics, you would not be able to guess there was a huge global pandemic hitting us at all.