68mIPR-in­fring­ing items in­ter­cepted

China Daily (Canada) - - BUSINESS -

An in­creas­ing num­ber of goods that in­fringe in­tel­lec­tual prop­erty rights are be­ing sent by couri­ers or ocean ship­ping, a re­port in­di­cates. Chi­nese cus­toms in­ter­cepted about 20,000 batches of in­bound and out­bound parcels sus­pected of IPR in­fringe­ment in 2015, a year-on-year in­crease of 2.7 per­cent, ac­cord­ing to the re­port re­leased on Tues­day by the Gen­eral Ad­min­is­tra­tion of Cus­toms. The re­port also shows that 68 mil­lion items that in­fringed IPR were stopped from en­ter­ing or leav­ing the coun­try via ocean routes, 97.6 per­cent of all goods in­ter­cepted last year.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from China

© PressReader. All rights reserved.