Amada Holdings Patents – Insights & Stats (Updated 2023)

Amada Holdings has a total of 4966 patents globally, out of which 3138 have been granted. Of these 4966 patents, more than 35% patents are active. The Japan is where Amada Holdings has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by United States of America and Europe. Parallelly, The Japan seems to be the main focused R&D center and also is the origin country of Amada Holdings. Amada Holdings was founded in 1946. The Company manufactures metal cutting, forming, shearing and punching machines. The Company also develops factory automation systems and electronic equipment in addition to machine tools. Company provides its products in auto, computer, camera, electric appliance and other industries. Do read about some of the most popular patents of Amada Holdings which have been covered by us in this article and also you can find Amada Holdings patents information, the worldwide patent filing activity and its patent filing trend over the years, and many other stats over Amada Holdings patent portfolio.

How many patents does Amada Holdings have?

Amada Holdings has a total of 4966 patents globally. These patents belong to 3354 unique patent families. Out of 4966 patents, 1750 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Amada Holdings File Every Year?

Amada Holdings 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 Grant Amada Holdings Applications Filed Amada Holdings Patents Granted
2023 5 111
2022 94 91
2021 152 81
2020 182 103
2019 243 104
2018 130 142
2017 115 162
2016 126 189
2015 97 80
2014 157 133
2013 252 140
2012 299 104

How many Amada Holdings patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents Amada Holdings Patent Portfolio  

How Many Patents did Amada Holdings File in Different Countries?

Amada Holdings Worldwide Patent Filing

Countries in which Amada Holdings Filed Patents

Country Patents
Japan 3150
United States Of America 338
Europe 311
Germany 264
China 189
Austria 110
Taiwan 75
Korea (South) 61
Italy 25
France 21
United Kingdom 14
Spain 11
Russia 10
Finland 9
Canada 7
Australia 6
Switzerland 5
Mexico 5
Sweden 4
Netherlands 4
Turkey 3
Poland 3
Slovakia 2
Hong Kong (S.A.R.) 2
Hungary 2
India 2
Malaysia 1
Norway 1
Portugal 1
Indonesia 1

Where are Research Centers of Amada Holdings Patents Located?

R&D Centers of Amada Holdings

 10 Best Amada Holdings Patents

US6539399B1 is the most popular patent in the Amada Holdings portfolio. It has received 118 citations so far from companies like Microsoft Corporation, Computer Associates Think, Inc and Japan Tobacco Inc.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Amada Holdings:

Publication Number Citation Count
US6539399B1 118
US6542937B1 90
US6532852B1 80
US7036415B2 68
US6834573B1 67
WO2006009155A1 48
JP2006247681A 47
US20040202531A1 45
US6683985B1 43
US7398129B2 42

How many inventions of other companies were rejected due to Amada Holdings patents?

The statistics below share strategic R&D insights. It tells the companies that were trying to protect inventions similar to Amada Holdings invention. They couldn’t because Amada Holdings had protected those before them. Examiners at the USPTO referred 116 Amada Holdings patents in 379 rejections (35 USC § 102 or 35 USC § 103 types). The top citing companies in the Amada Holdings patent portfolio are Fanuc, Trumpf Maschinen and Wilson Tool International. List of the Companies whose Patents were rejected citing Amada Holdings –
Company Number of Patent Applications that faced Rejection Citing Amada Holdings Patents Number of Rejections (102 & 103)
Fanuc 8 9
Trumpf Maschinen 5 7
Wilson Tool International 5 15
Black & Decker Corporation 4 13
Accurpress America 4 9
Wila Bv 3 11
IBM 3 5
Murata Machinery 3 12
Autodesk 3 8
Robert Bosch Gmbh 3 4

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Amada Holdings Patents

Top Amada Holdings Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent Number Count of Rejected Applications
US7807939B2 10
US7398129B2 8
US7412863B2 5
US20040019402A1 5
US7475584B2 5
US20040202531A1 4
US7349451B2 4
US7489711B2 4
US20110154970A1 4
US6532852B1 4
US7802456B2 4
US7197372B2 4
US7266419B2 4
US10305252B2 4
US7661347B2 3

What Percentage of Amada Holdings US Patent Applications were Granted?

Amada Holdings (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 67 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 58 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 90.63%. Below are the key stats of Amada Holdings patent prosecution at the USPTO.

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Amada Holdings?

Law Firm Total Applications Success Rate
Greenblum & Bernstein 62 89.83%
Harrity & Harrity 3 100.00%
One Llp 2 100.00%

What are Amada Holdings key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Amada Holdings?

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

R&D Focus: How has Amada Holdings search focus changed over the years?


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