Ajinomoto saw the highest growth of 146% in patent filings and 161% in grants in August in Q3 2023. Compared to Q2 2023, Q3 2023 saw an increase in patent filings by 97% and grants by 116%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of Ajinomoto’s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

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Ajinomoto has been focused on protecting inventions in Japan(JP) with 105 publications in Q3 2023

The Japan(JP) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 35% filings and 68% grants. The Japan(JP), South Korea(KR), World Intellectual Property Organization(WIPO), and United States(US) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where Ajinomoto is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, Ajinomoto has 68% of its grants in Japan(JP), 9% in European Patent Office(EPO), and 8% in United States(US).

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In terms of grant share, Ajinomoto stands in second position among its competitors. Mitsubishi Gas Chemical and Toray Industries secured the top positions according to recent patent publication data.

Patents related to health & wellness and rare diseases lead Ajinomoto's portfolio

Ajinomoto has the highest number of patents in health & wellness followed by, rare diseases and data science. For health & wellness, nearly 17% of patents were filed and 17% of patents were granted in Q3 2023.

Printed circuit manufacturing related patents lead Ajinomoto portfolio followed by petrochemicals, and semiconductors

Ajinomoto has highest number of patents in printed circuit manufacturing followed by petrochemicals, semiconductors, automotive materials and food. For printed circuit manufacturing, nearly 18% of patents were filed and 19% of patents were granted in Q3 2023.

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