TABLE 8-1 Third-Country Licensing Comparisons (U.S. $ thousands)

 

1987

1988

1989

Country

Number

Amount

Number

Amount

Number

Amount

Avg. Processing Time, 1989

Switzerlanda

Approved

2,470

$ 696,044

2,125

$ 513,300

1,637

$ 575

9 business days

Rejected

5

343

0

 

1

4

 

Finlandb

Approved

831

373,147

686

421,402

565

451,836

9

Rejected

2

787

3

782

1

143

 

Austriac

Approved

891

223,944

756

178,839

531

629,365

13

Rejected

5

2,608

3

859

4

897

 

Singapored

Approved

1,560

3,108,254

1,391

3,876,306

1,294

2,712,754

10

Rejected

26

15,162

12

7,626

3

10,194

 

South Koreae

Approved

3,177

2,902,284

3,843

6,294,560

4,017

5,342,199

11

Rejected

5

680

0

 

0

 

 



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