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2016 Patent Ranking in Japan

- Update: Jul 21, 2021 -

Ranking based on publications issued in 2016.

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Publication of application in 2016   - update: Jul 21, 2021 -

RankingApplicantnumberlast year rankinglast year numbernumber of acquisition in 2016
21th Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd 1559 特許件数下降 23th 1490 1649(13th)
22th Qualcomm Incorporated 1503 特許件数下降 29th 1328 1115(29th)
23th Brother Industries, Ltd. 1463 特許件数上昇 19th 1693 1473(22th)
24th Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd. 1347 特許件数下降 28th 1336 1273(25th)
25th FUJIFILM Corporation 1346 特許件数上昇 20th 1691 1542(19th)
26th Daiichi Shokai Co., Ltd. 1287 特許件数下降 36th 1000 546(52th)
27th Sony Corporation 1280 特許件数上昇 22th 1625 1220(26th)
28th Kyocera Corporation 1073 特許件数上昇 24th 1411 1212(27th)
29th Toppan Printing Co., Ltd. 1071 特許件数下降 31th 1220 602(46th)
30th Koninklijke Philips N.V. 1053 特許件数下降 32th 1163 892(32th)
31th Casio Computer Co., Ltd. 1025 特許件数下降 39th 940 727(36th)
32th Toyota Industries Corporation 975 特許件数下降 33th 1100 529(53th)
33th Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd 962 特許件数上昇 30th 1325 1019(31th)
34th Nissan Motor Co., Ltd 957 特許件数上昇 26th 1389 1127(28th)
35th Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd. 923 特許件数上昇 34th 1089 615(45th)
36th Universal Entertainment Corporation 917 特許件数下降 71th 576 555(50th)
37th Yazaki Corporation 901 特許件数下降 38th 968 887(33th)
38th Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation 865 特許件数下降 50th 794 573(48th)
39th JFE Steel Corporation 847 特許件数下降 40th 916 1907(10th)
40th Daikin Industries, Ltd. 784 特許件数下降 41th 882 586(47th)

Patent applications ranking

Patent acquisition ranking

Registered in 2016   - Update:Jul 21, 2021 -

RankingApplicantnumberlast year rankinglast year numbernumber of aplications in 2016
61th DISCO Corporation 459 特許件数下降140th 222 532(77th)
62th Sekisui Chemical Co., Ltd. 446 特許件数上昇47th 456 724(46th)
63th Newgin Co., Ltd. 439 特許件数上昇57th 419 494(84th)
64th Toray Industries, Inc. 437 特許件数上昇56th 423 677(56th)
65th Kubota Corporation 435 特許件数上昇58th 407 516(80th)
66th Hitachi Chemical Company, Ltd. 432 特許件数変わらず66th 381 653(57th)
67th Renesas Electronics Corporation 431 特許件数上昇55th 425 430(100th)
68th Unicharm Co., Ltd. 423 特許件数下降81th 343 310(141th)
69th Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. 422 特許件数上昇59th 406 436(98th)
70th Yoshino Industry Co., Ltd. 420 特許件数下降87th 315 343(124th)
71th Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd. 411 特許件数下降145th 217 541(74th)
72th Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. 409 特許件数下降134th 234 397(105th)
73th Samsung Electronics Company Limited 398 特許件数下降97th 286 278(158th)
74th Yokohama Rubber Co., Ltd. 394 特許件数下降82th 337 610(66th)
75th DIC Corporation 391 特許件数下降88th 313 382(113th)
76th Suzuki Corporation 387 特許件数下降85th 323 616(61th)
77th 3M Innovative Properties Company 386 特許件数下降80th 344 569(69th)
78th Hitachi Metals Co., Ltd. 385 特許件数上昇63th 386 551(71th)
79th International Business Machines Corporation 382 特許件数上昇48th 455 238(187th)
79th Sammy Corporation 382 特許件数上昇49th 443 702(53th)
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