Altria Group saw the highest growth of 154% in patent filings in August and 136% in grants in July in Q3 2023. Compared to Q2 2023, Q3 2023 saw an increase in patent filings by 87% and grants by 136%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of Altria Group‘s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

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Altria Group has been focused on protecting inventions in United States(US) with 124 publications in Q3 2023

The United States(US) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 66% filings and 87% grants. The United States(US), China(CN), South Korea(KR), and European Patent Office(EPO) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where Altria Group is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, Altria Group has 87% of its grants in United States(US), 8% in European Patent Office(EPO), and 1% in South Korea(KR).

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In terms of grant share, Altria Group stands in fifth position among its competitors. Imperial Brands and KT&G secured the top positions according to recent patent publication data.

Patents related to industrial automation and agricultural biotechnology lead Altria Group's portfolio

Altria Group has the highest number of patents in industrial automation followed by, agricultural biotechnology and genetically modified organism (GMO). For industrial automation, nearly 54% of patents were filed and 30% of patents were granted in Q3 2023.

E-cigarettes/cigar accessories related patents lead Altria Group portfolio followed by tobacco and tobacco products, and packaging

Altria Group has highest number of patents in e-cigarettes/cigar accessories followed by tobacco and tobacco products, packaging, chewing tobacco and packaging equipment. For e-cigarettes/cigar accessories, nearly 21% of patents were filed and 16% of patents were granted in Q3 2023.

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