Alfa Laval Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Alfa Laval has a total of 6945 patents globally, out of which 4762 have been granted. Of these 6945 patents, more than 58% patents are active. European Countries is where Alfa Laval has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by China and the USA, it has generated an annual revenue of $4.77 billion in the year 2021. Parallelly, European Countries seems to be the main focused R&D centre of Alfa Laval.

Alfa Laval was founded in the year 1883 by Gustaf de Laval and Oscar Lamm. Alfa Laval is a supplier of products and solutions for heat transfer, separation, and fluid handling technologies. As of December 2022, Alfa Laval has a market cap of $12.05 Billion.

Do read about some of the most popular patents of Alfa Laval which have been covered by us in this article and also you can find Alfa Laval patents information, the worldwide patent filing activity and its patent filing trend over the years, and many other stats over Alfa Laval patent portfolio.

How many patents does Alfa Laval have?

Alfa Laval has a total of 6945 patents globally. These patents belong to 1920 unique patent families. Out of 6945 patents, 4084 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Alfa Laval File Every Year?

Alfa Laval Patent Filing Trend

Are you wondering why there is a drop in patent filing for the last two years? It is because a patent application can take up to 18 months to get published. Certainly, it doesn’t suggest a decrease in the patent filing.

Year of Patents Filing or GrantAlfa Laval Applications FiledAlfa Laval Patents Granted
202240246
2021160362
2020271368
2019318395
2018306350
2017386365
2016298408
2015237313
2014377319
2013675261
2012426234
2011472179

How many Alfa Laval patents are Alive/Dead?

Alfa Laval Patent Portfolio

How Many Patents did Alfa Laval File in Different Countries?

Alfa Laval Worldwide Patent Filing

Countries in which Alfa Laval Filed Patents

CountryPatents
Europe780
China701
United States Of America620
Germany527
Korea (South)391
Japan386
Denmark293
India264
Sweden217
Spain214
Russia198
Brazil193
Canada191
Australia174
Poland135
Norway106
Italy90
Austria89
Slovenia65
Portugal64
Mexico63
New Zealand55
Singapore51
Taiwan49
United Kingdom36
Malaysia33
France29
Indonesia29
Viet Nam26
South Africa26

Where are Research Centres of Alfa Laval Patents Located?

R&D Centres of Alfa Laval

10 Best Alfa Laval Patents

US20050133202A1 is the most popular patent in the Alfa Laval portfolio. It has received 156 citations so far from companies like Delphi Technologies, Honeywell International, and Volvo Truck Corporation.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Alfa Laval:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US20050133202A1156
WO2002038327A1111
US20170167810A198
US7152589B293
US6516874B284
WO2002098600A181
US6796704B171
US7410584B266
US7338546B266
US6925993B166

What are Alfa Laval key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Alfa Laval?

The chart below distributes patents filed by Alfa Laval in different countries on the basis of the technology protected in patents. It also represents the markets where Alfa Laval thinks it’s important to protect particular technology inventions.

R&D Focus: How has Alfa Laval search focus changed over the years?

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Updated on January 2, 2023

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