Hyundai Motor saw the highest growth of 113% in patent filings and 106% in grants in October in Q4 2023. Compared to Q3 2023, Q4 2023 saw an increase in patent filings by 113% and grants by 106%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of Hyundai Motor‘s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

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Hyundai Motor has been focused on protecting inventions in European Patent Office(EPO) with five publications in Q4 2023

The European Patent Office(EPO) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 50% filings and 33% grants. The European Patent Office(EPO), China(CN), World Intellectual Property Organization(WIPO), and Germany(DE) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where Hyundai Motor is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, Hyundai Motor has 33% of its grants in European Patent Office(EPO), 33% in Germany(DE) and 33% in Japan(JP).

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In terms of grant share, Hyundai Motor stands first among its competitors followed by Toyota Motor and Hyundai Motor.

Patents related to climate change and batteries lead Hyundai Motor's portfolio

Hyundai Motor has the highest number of patents in climate change followed by, batteries and fuel cells. For climate change, nearly 12% of patents were filed and 15% of patents were granted in Q4 2023.

Electrification technologies related patents lead Hyundai Motor portfolio followed by controls and modules, and electrified vehicles

Hyundai Motor has highest number of patents in electrification technologies followed by controls and modules, electrified vehicles, transportation, and automobile batteries. For electrification technologies, nearly 9% of patents were filed and 7% of patents were granted in Q4 2023.

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