A Geographical Indication is a mark indicating a product identified with a locality, area, region or country where it has a distinctive feature, fame or other characteristics. With this definition, the geographical indication of the subject, the product must be identified with the locale.

It has two subdivision; Name of Origin and Merchandise Mark    

Name of origin:

Its geographical borders are identified with  a locality, area, region or a country if there is very special occasions.

Totally or mainly of  Its characteristics or its features are identified with a locality, area or region’s natural and human elements.

If  its manufacturing, processing or other operations are done totally within this locality, area or region, this indicates “ name of origin”.

Merchandise Mark :
Its geographical borders are identified with  a locality, area or a  region ,
It is identified with a locality, area or a region with a distinctive feature, fame or other characteristics         If at least one of the manufacturing, processing or other operation is done within the specified locality, area or a region, this indicates “ merchandise mark”.