Flexport Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Flexport has a total of 14 patents globally, out of which 2 have been granted. Of these 14 patents, 50% patents are active. United States Of America is where Flexport has filed the maximum number of patents. Parallelly, United States Of America seems to be the main focused R&D center and is also the origin country of Flexport.

Flexport was founded in 2013 by Ryan Petersen. Flexport provides freight forwarding and customs brokerage services. The Company offers air and ocean freight, trucking, warehouse and fulfilment, customs brokerage, and cargo insurance services. Flexport serves customers worldwide.

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

How many patents does the CEO of Flexport have?

The CEO, Ryan Petersen has 0 patents.

How many patents does Flexport have?

Flexport has a total of 14 patents globally. These patents belong to 6 unique patent families. Out of 14 patents, 7 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Flexport File Every Year?

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 GrantFlexport Applications FiledFlexport Patents Granted

How many Flexport patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

5 Best Flexport Patents

US20190073629A1 is the most popular patent in the Flexport portfolio. It has received 2 citations so far from companies like Caterpillar and GM Global.

Below is the list of 5 most cited patents of Flexport:

Publication NumberCitation Count

What Percentage of Flexport US Patent Applications were Granted?

Flexport (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 10 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 2 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 28.57%.

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

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Flexport?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Hickman Becker Bingham Ledesma1028.57%


What are Flexport key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Flexport?

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

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


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Our comprehensive report provides an in-depth look into the patent portfolio. The report includes a breakdown of the patent portfolio across various technologies, listing the patent along with brief summaries of each patent's technology.