Who is may apply apply?
Any association of persons, producers, organization or authority established by or under
the law can apply for registration of GIs. The applicant must represent the interest of
the producers. Producers are persons dealing with the following three categories of goods:
- Agricultural Goods includes the production, processing, trading or dealing;
- Natural Goods includes exploiting, trading or dealing; and
- Handicrafts or Industrial goods include making, manufacturing, trading or dealing