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A Stitch in Time

A Stitch in Time

By relying on a wide range of short case studies taken from traditional as well as modern enterprises, this booklet provides a snapshot of the value of effective use of the different tools of the IP system (Industrial designs, copyright,  patents, trademarks, geographical indications, trade secrets) for enhancing the competitiveness of products in the textiles, clothing, footwear, and fashion industries, both in the domestic and export markets. 

Available in Chinese, English , French, Italian and Portuguese [PDF].

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