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2015 Patent Ranking in Japan

- Update: Jul 21, 2021 -

Ranking based on publications issued in 2015.

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Publication of application in 2015   - update: Jul 21, 2021 -

RankingApplicantnumberlast year rankinglast year numbernumber of acquisition in 2015
1st Canon Inc 8244 特許件数下降 2nd 6727 3728(2nd)
2nd Toyota Motor Corporation 5710 特許件数下降 4th 5045 4078(1st)
3rd Mitsubishi Electric Corporation 4989 特許件数下降 5th 4844 3341(3rd)
4th Toshiba Corporation 4893 特許件数上昇 3rd 5326 2622(4th)
5th Seiko Epson Corporation 4104 特許件数下降 8th 3337 2193(6th)
6th Ricoh Company, Ltd 4049 特許件数変わらず 6th 4830 2049(7th)
7th Panasonic IP Management Co., Ltd. 4043 特許件数下降 497th 69 1953(8th)
8th DENSO CORPORATION 3217 特許件数下降 9th 3141 1734(11th)
9th Fujitsu Limited 3146 特許件数下降 10th 3091 2291(5th)
10th Sharp corporation 2579 特許件数上昇 7th 3836 1190(19th)
11th Panasonic Corporation 2276 特許件数上昇 1st 7017 263(112th)
12th Honda Motor Co., Ltd. 2271 特許件数上昇 11th 2541 1790(10th)
13th Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd. 2171 特許件数上昇 12th 2240 1310(16th)
14th NEC Corporation 2122 特許件数下降 15th 1977 1379(15th)
15th KONICA MINOLTA, INC. 2097 特許件数上昇 13th 2022 1524(12th)
16th Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation 1929 特許件数変わらず 16th 1931 1454(13th)
17th Sankyo Co., Ltd. 1823 特許件数変わらず 17th 1877 1219(18th)
18th Hitachi, Ltd. 1801 特許件数上昇 14th 2005 1240(17th)
19th Brother Industries, Ltd. 1693 特許件数下降 20th 1753 808(34th)
20th FUJIFILM Corporation 1691 特許件数上昇 18th 1840 1827(9th)

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Registered in 2015   - Update:Jul 21, 2021 -

RankingApplicantnumberlast year rankinglast year numbernumber of aplications in 2015
41th Kobe Steel Co., Ltd. 552 特許件数上昇40th 892 591(68th)
42th Nikon Corporation 547 特許件数上昇25th 1361 1086(35th)
43th General Electric Company 535 特許件数下降44th 761 645(62th)
44th Toppan Printing Co., Ltd. 530 特許件数上昇37th 924 1220(31th)
45th Fuji Electric Co., Ltd. 528 特許件数上昇39th 910 668(58th)
46th Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd. 497 特許件数下降70th 544 444(98th)
47th Sekisui Chemical Co., Ltd. 456 特許件数下降60th 576 706(55th)
48th International Business Machines Corporation 455 特許件数下降56th 607 363(130th)
49th Sammy Corporation 443 特許件数下降78th 479 771(51th)
50th IHI Corporation 437 特許件数上昇47th 728 557(74th)
51th Tokyo Electron Limited 433 特許件数上昇48th 694 677(56th)
52th Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd. 431 特許件数下降60th 576 748(52th)
53th Nippon Seiko Co., Ltd. 430 特許件数下降68th 547 814(47th)
54th BASF Society, Europe 428 - 484(88th)
55th Renesas Electronics Corporation 425 特許件数上昇46th 732 421(108th)
56th Toray Industries, Inc. 423 特許件数上昇55th 616 821(46th)
57th Newgin Co., Ltd. 419 特許件数下降58th 594 432(104th)
58th Kubota Corporation 407 - 504(84th)
59th Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. 406 特許件数下降66th 549 457(94th)
60th Universal Entertainment Corporation 403 特許件数下降77th 491 576(71th)
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