Amcor Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Amcor has a total of 3671 patents globally, out of which 2142 have been granted. Of these 3671 patents, more than 57% patents are active. United States of America is where Amcor has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Europe and Japan. Parallelly, USA seems to be the main focused R&D center and also is the origin country of Amcor.

Amcor was founded in 1860. Amcor operates as a packaging company. The Company offers wide range of flexible and rigid packaging, specialty cartons, closures, and services for food, beverage, pharmaceutical, and medical sectors. Amcor serves customers worldwide. As of May 2022, Amcor has a market cap of $18.12 Billion.

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

How many patents does the Founder and CEO of Amcor have?

The Founder Samuel Ramsden has 0 patents and the CEO Ron Delia have 0 patents.

How many patents does Amcor have?

Amcor has a total of 3671 patents globally. These patents belong to 1339 unique patent families. Out of 3671 patents, 2097 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Amcor File Every Year?

Amcor Patents 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 GrantAmcor Applications FiledAmcor Patents Granted
2011198126
2012279116
2013244125
2014283136
2015288102
2016245107
2017233181
2018132213
2019104205
202067209
202123146
2022137

How many Amcor patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

Amcor Patents Portfolio

How Many Patents did Amcor File in Different Countries?

Amcor Worldwide Patents

Countries in which Amcor Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America757
Europe548
Germany313
Brazil285
China201
Canada168
Australia121
Mexico118
Spain109
Japan81
New Zealand74
Poland70
India64
Russia50
Austria50
Denmark42
United Kingdom27
Chile25
Portugal22
Korea (South)20
Singapore20
Argentina20
France16
Malaysia14
Slovenia11
Israel11
Croatia10
South Africa9
Indonesia8
Finland7
Philippines4
Czech Republic4
Switzerland4
Ukraine4
Cyprus3
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)3
Morocco3
Peru3
Hungary3
Serbia2
Lithuania2
Taiwan2
Norway2
Africa2
Ireland2
Viet Nam2
Guatemala1
El Salvador1
Turkey1
Colombia1
Iceland1
Italy1

Where are Research Centers of Amcor Patents Located?

Research Centers of Amcor Patents

10 Best Amcor Patents

US6595380B2 is the most popular patent in the Amcor portfolio. It has received 207 citations so far from companies like Graham Packaging Company, Red Bull Gmbh and Krones.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Amcor:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US6595380B2207
US6815023B1155
US6942116B2147
US6514451B1146
US20100272938A1142
US7150372B2123
US7914726B2107
US6763968B1105
US7451886B2104
US7422782B297

Which Companies are using Amcor Patents to Advance their Research?

If patents or patents from a particular technology area of a company receive a lot of citations, it implies that the technology is being followed and incrementally innovated by the citing companies. It also indicates that citing companies are working on similar and closely related technologies.

The top citing companies in the Amcor patent portfolio are Discma Ag, Yoshino Kogyosho and Krones.

List of the top forward citing Companies –

CompanyNumber of Patents
Discma Ag65
Yoshino Kogyosho41
Krones20
Khs Corpoplast Gmbh17
Sidel Participations16
Eastman Chemical Company10
Dow Global Technologies Inc9
Nestle7
Co2Pac Limited7
Cryovac Inc7

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Amcor Patents

Top Amcor Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US8474368B255
US7914726B225
US8276774B216
US8110259B214
US6595380B213
US20100272938A112
US8945702B211
US8573964B211
US8029893B210
US7451886B210
US8017064B210
US8827688B28
US8053047B28
US9610744B28
US6942116B27

What Percentage of Amcor US Patent Applications were Granted?

Amcor (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 301 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 213 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 75.8%.

Below are the key stats of Amcor patent prosecution at the USPTO.

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Amcor?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Harness Dickey Troy17877.85%
Jonathan O’Brien21100.00%
Ratnerprestia2025.00%
Honigman Llp8100.00%
Alston & Bird Llp742.86%
Crowell Indianapolis650.00%
Harness Dickey & Pierce5100.00%
Eric J Sosenko4100.00%
Harness Dickey & Pierce Plc475.00%
Merchant & Gould Pc40.00%

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What are Amcor‘s key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Amcor?

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

R&D Focus: How has Amcor‘s search focus changed over the years?

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Updated on May 4, 2022

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