World Intellectual Property Indicators

World Intellectual Property Indicators is an annual report published by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), providing a wide range of indicators covering the areas of intellectual property. It draws on data from national and regional IP offices, the WIPO, the World Bank, and UNESCO.[1] The WIPO have published the reports annually since 2009.[2]

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OrganizationsEdit

Top patent applicants worldwide, 2003–2012[6]

Rank Applicant Country Patent families
1 Panasonic   Japan 111,653
2 Samsung Electronics   South Korea 95,852
3 Canon   Japan 74,193
4 Toyota   Japan 73,220
5 Toshiba   Japan 65,151
6 LG Electronics   South Korea 64,593
7 Seiko Epson   Japan 62,305
8 IBM   United States 45,473
9 Ricoh   Japan 45,306
10 Sony   Japan 44,261

Top patent applicants worldwide, 2013–2015[7]

Rank Applicant Country Patent families
1 Canon   Japan 24,006
2 Samsung Electronics   South Korea 21,836
3 State Grid Corporation of China   China 21,635
4 Mitsubishi Electric   Japan 15,277
5 IBM   United States 14,972
6 Toyota   Japan 14,840
7 Huawei   China 14,605
7 Toshiba   Japan 14,567
9 LG Electronics   South Korea 14,561
10 Robert Bosch GmbH   Germany 12,598


Top patent applicants worldwide, 2018-2019[8]

Rank Applicant Country 2018 2019
1 Huawei   China 5,405 4,411
2 Mitsubishi Electric   Japan 2,812 2,661
3 Samsung Electronics   South Korea 1,997 2,334
4 Qualcomm   United States 2,404 2,127
5 Oppo   China 1,042 1,927
6 Boe Technology   China 1,813 1,864
7 Ericsson   Sweden 1,645 1,698
8 Ping An Technology   China 336 1,691
9 Robert Bosch GmbH   Germany 1,525 1,687
10 LG Electronics   South Korea 1,697 1,646

Industrial designsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Launch of World Intellectual Property Indicators – 2015 Edition". www.wipo.int.
  2. ^ "World Intellectual Property Indicators". World Intellectual Property Organization. 2018. Retrieved 8 July 2019.
  3. ^ "Data" (PDF). www.wipo.int. 2019.
  4. ^ "Data" (PDF). www.wipo.int. 2019.
  5. ^ "Data" (PDF). www.wipo.int. 2019.
  6. ^ "World Intellectual Property Indicators" (PDF). World Intellectual Property Indicators. World Intellectual Property Organization. 2015. Retrieved 8 July 2019.
  7. ^ "World Intellectual Property Indicators" (PDF). World Intellectual Property Indicators. World Intellectual Property Organization. 2018. Retrieved 8 July 2019.
  8. ^ "China Becomes Top Filer of International Patents in 2019". www.wipo.int. Retrieved 2020-05-07.

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