Kimberly-Clark saw the highest growth of 113% in patent filings in November and 189% in grants in October in Q4 2023. Compared to Q3 2023, Q4 2023 saw an increase in patent filings by 106% and grants by 189%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of Kimberly-Clark‘s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

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Kimberly-Clark has been focused on protecting inventions in South Korea(KR) with 55 publications in Q4 2023

The South Korea(KR) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 16% filings and 26% grants. The United States(US), United Kingdom(GB), South Korea(KR), and China(CN) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where Kimberly-Clark is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, Kimberly-Clark has 26% of its grants in South Korea(KR), 19% in United States(US) and 16% in Australia(AU).

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