The series is now half way through. Reports on clothing, footwear and accessories; sports goods; toys and games; jewellery and watches; and handbags and luggage have all been released.

The Quantification of IPR infringement study series is made up of a dozen specialised studies. As well as those already released, forthcoming studies are due on counterfeit medicines, tobacco, alcoholic beverages, computers, automotive parts and pesticides. As the studies are released, they are placed on the Observatory’s website.