Toyota Motor saw the highest growth of 122% in patent filings and 111% in grants in August in Q3 2023. Compared to Q2 2023, Q3 2023 saw an increase in patent filings by 89% and grants by 108%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of Toyota Motor‘s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

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Toyota Motor has been focused on protecting inventions in Japan(JP) with 2773 publications in Q3 2023

The Japan(JP) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 48% filings and 43% grants. The Japan(JP), United States(US), China(CN), and European Patent Office(EPO) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where Toyota Motor is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, Toyota Motor has 43% of its grants in Japan(JP), 27% in United States(US), and 18% in China(CN).

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In terms of grant share, Toyota Motor stands in first position among its competitors. Kato Sangyo and Samsung SDI secured the top positions according to recent patent publication data.

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

Toyota Motor has the highest number of patents in climate change followed by, batteries and emissions reduction. For climate change, nearly 20% of patents were filed and 16% of patents were granted in Q3 2023.

Electrification technologies related patents lead Toyota Motor portfolio followed by controls and modules, and transportation

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

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