UAE Patent Application




Release time:2016-07-03

The full name of the United Arab Emirates is the United Arab Emirates. It is a federation of seven emirates, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Fujairah, Umm Al-Qaywan, Ajman and Ras Al Khaimah. Dubai is the most famous, and many Chinese businessmen are engaged in various business activities in Dubai. The UAE is a typical Arab country with Islamic culture as its main foundation. In addition, the Middle East is the origin of the world's Muqilin, with a unique way of life and cultural customs.


In 1995, the United Arab Emirates joined the World Trade Organization. The United Arab Emirates has trade relations with 179 countries and regions. Foreign trade occupies an important position in the economy. The United Arab Emirates mainly exports oil, natural gas, petrochemical products, aluminum ingots and a small amount of native products; it mainly imports grain, machinery and consumer goods.

The UAE is a member of the PCT (Patent Cooperation Treaty) and a member of the GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council).


UAE Patent Type

UAE patent types are invention, utility model, design (industrial design)


UAE Patent Validity Period

UAE invention patents are valid for 20 years

UAE utility model patent valid for 10 years

UAE appearance patent valid for 10 years