(WIPO code: LI) (last revised November 2019)

by MARXER & PARTNER, Rechtsanwälte, Vaduz

General Information

Area

160 sq. km.

Population

38,378 (2018).

Capital

Vaduz with 5,624 inhabitants.

Language

German.

Currency

Swiss franc (CHF).

Imports

(2018): CHF 2,015 million – all raw materials for industry, food and consumer goods.

Exports

(2018): CHF 3,657 million – mostly industrial products.

General Remarks

Liechtenstein is a sovereign Principality founded on a democratic and parliamentary basis, situated on the Upper Rhine between Austria and Switzerland. By the Treaty of March 29, 1923, between Liechtenstein and Switzerland, Liechtenstein became part of the Swiss customs area.

Liechtenstein is a member of the Union of Paris, an associate member of the European Free Trade Association (E.F.T.A.) and Liechtenstein has been a member of the European Economic Area (E.E.A.) since May 1, 1995.

 

Statistics (2018) Issued
National trademarks 496
International trademarks 72
Designs and models 22