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Grant procedure - China

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Patent granting procedure in China (from 2001 onwards) (PDF, 35 KB)

Patent Granting Procedure from 2001 onwards

Registration of utility models in China (from 1993 onwards) (PDF, 24 KB)

registration of utility models

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