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2012 Patent Ranking in Japan

- Update: Jan 11, 2022 -

Ranking based on publications issued in 2012.

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Publication of application in 2012   - update: Jan 11, 2022 -

RankingApplicantnumberlast year rankinglast year numbernumber of acquisition in 2012

Patent applications ranking

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Registered in 2012   - Update:Jan 11, 2022 -

RankingApplicantnumberlast year rankinglast year numbernumber of aplications in 2012
1st Panasonic Corporation 8071 特許件数変わらず1st 6711 8925(1st)
2nd Canon Inc 5013 特許件数下降4th 4183 7187(2nd)
3rd Toyota Motor Corporation 4606 特許件数変わらず3rd 4238 5382(5th)
4th Mitsubishi Electric Corporation 4460 特許件数下降6th 3600 5058(6th)
5th Toshiba Corporation 4366 特許件数変わらず5th 3655 6349(3rd)
6th Ricoh Company, Ltd 3540 特許件数下降7th 3311 4410(7th)
7th Fujitsu Limited 3225 特許件数下降11th 2863 3031(11th)
8th Honda motor industry stock company 3015 特許件数下降9th 2938 2557(14th)
9th Sharp corporation 2979 特許件数下降10th 2871 3880(8th)
10th Hitachi, Ltd. 2897 特許件数下降14th 2430 2389(15th)
11th Sony Corporation 2855 特許件数上昇2nd 4247 3159(9th)
12th Seiko Epson Corporation 2711 特許件数上昇8th 2945 5445(4th)
13th DENSO CORPORATION 2569 特許件数変わらず13th 2678 3028(12th)
14th FUJIFILM Corporation 2275 特許件数下降15th 2130 3146(10th)
15th NEC 2247 特許件数下降18th 1809 2781(13th)
16th Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd 1960 特許件数上昇12th 2679 1628(22th)
17th Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd. 1887 特許件数下降19th 1763 2069(16th)
18th Brother Industries, Ltd. 1700 特許件数下降20th 1720 1921(18th)
19th Kyocera Corporation 1679 特許件数上昇17th 1840 1819(19th)
20th Nissan Motor Co., Ltd 1573 特許件数下降21th 1554 1104(37th)
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