Three new PCT Backfile products now available

February 20, 2012

To complete the collection of PCT data products offered by WIPO, three new data products have just been released:
 
1. The PCT Backfile Asian Languages containing full-text description and claims (OCR output) for International Applications published in Chinese, Japanese and Korean from 1978 to preceding year.
 
2. The PCT Backfile XML containing International Applications field in XML format in all PCT languages from 1978 to preceding year (XML format).
 
3.The PCT Backfile Bibliographic containing a snapshot in XML of the PCT bibliographic data contained in the PATENTSCOPE database.
 
Following the release of those three products, the former PCT Backfile is renamed PCT Backfile non-Asian languages and contains full-text description and claims (OCR output) for International Applications published in English, French, German, Portuguese, Spanish and Russian from 1978 to preceding year.
 
More information on those products is available here.