Guide

Intellectual property rights when trading in Vietnam

Introduction

Vietnam is an attractive trade destination for many UK businesses. It is predicted to be the fastest-growing of the world's emerging economies by 2025, with a potential growth rate of almost 10 per cent annually.

If you are entering Vietnam market for the first time or growing your existing business there, you should make every effort to protect your intellectual property (IP) overseas.

This guide tells you about the intellectual property systems in Vietnam. It explains how to register and enforce your IP rights in this country, and find intellectual property help in Vietnam. To sum up all the key takeaways, it offers ten top tips for IP protection in Vietnam.