Procter & Gamble saw the highest growth of 128% in patent filings and 131% in grants in August in Q3 2023. Compared to Q2 2023, Q3 2023 saw an increase in patent filings by 64% and grants by 101%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of Procter & Gamble’s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

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Procter & Gamble has been focused on protecting inventions in United States(US) with 335 publications in Q3 2023

The United States(US) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 28% filings and 39% grants. The United States(US), European Patent Office(EPO), China(CN), and Japan(JP) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where Procter & Gamble is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, Procter & Gamble has 39% of its grants in United States(US), 20% in European Patent Office(EPO), and 15% in Canada(CA).

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Patents related to circular plastic economy and climate change lead Procter & Gamble's portfolio

Procter & Gamble has the highest number of patents in circular plastic economy followed by, climate change and ecommerce. For circular plastic economy, nearly 13% of patents were filed and 8% of patents were granted in Q3 2023.

Cosmetics & toiletries related patents lead Procter & Gamble portfolio followed by household care, and textile washing products

Procter & Gamble has highest number of patents in cosmetics & toiletries followed by household care, textile washing products, packaging and sanitary pads. For cosmetics & toiletries, nearly 14% of patents were filed and 15% of patents were granted in Q3 2023.

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