Trade Mark Information

International and Regional Arrangements:

  • Madrid Agreement:      No
  • Paris Union:                No

No legislation has been enacted in Eritrea and it is not possible to obtain registered trade mark rights.

The Government of Eritrea accepted the publication of Cautionary Notices for a short period of time; however this practice has now been suspended until further notice.


General Information

  • Area: Approximately 117 600 km2
  • Population: 5.8 million
  • Capital: Asmara
  • Currency:  Nakfa
  • GDP:   $ 4.18 billion (2010)
  • Domain name extension: .er
  • Languages: Arabic, TigriƱya, Afar (Danakil), Amharic, English, Italian
  • Exports: Livestock; sorghum; textiles; food; small manufactures
  • Imports: Machinery; petroleum products; food; manufactured goods

International / Regional Conventions:

  • WIPO Convention