Honda Motor saw the highest growth of 162% in patent filings and 130% in grants in August in Q3 2023. Compared to Q2 2023, Q3 2023 saw an increase in patent filings by 84% and grants by 85%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of Honda Motor‘s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

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Honda Motor has been focused on protecting inventions in Japan(JP) with 1037 publications in Q3 2023

The Japan(JP) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 38% filings and 34% grants. The Japan(JP), China(CN), United States(US), and World Intellectual Property Organization(WIPO) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where Honda Motor is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, Honda Motor has 34% of its grants in Japan(JP), 30% in China(CN), and 27% in United States(US).

Toyota Motor could be the strongest competitor for Honda Motor

In terms of grant share, Honda Motor stands in sixth position among its competitors. Toyota Motor and Hyundai Motor secured the top positions according to recent patent publication data.

Patents related to climate change and emissions reduction lead Honda Motor's portfolio

Honda Motor has the highest number of patents in climate change followed by, emissions reduction and batteries. For climate change, nearly 17% of patents were filed and 17% of patents were granted in Q3 2023.

Electrification technologies related patents lead Honda Motor portfolio followed by controls and modules, and active and passive safety

Honda Motor has highest number of patents in electrification technologies followed by controls and modules, active and passive safety, advanced batteries and automobile batteries. For electrification technologies, nearly 6% of patents were filed and 7% of patents were granted in Q3 2023.

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