Trade Mark Information

Please also note that we are unable to file in Somalia at present. This is due to the fact that the government was overthrown in 1991 and a stable government has still not been established to date.

General Information

  • Area: Approximately  638 000 km2
  • Population: 10.1 million
  • Capital: Mogadishu
  • Currency: Somali Shilling
  • GDP:  $ 5.9 billion (2010)
  • Domain name extension: .so
  • Languages: Somali, Arabic (official languages)
  • Exports: Livestock; bananas; hides; fish; charcoal; scrap material
  • Imports:  Foodstuffs; manufactures; petroleum products; construction materials

International / Regional Conventions:

  • WIPO Convention