Johnson Matthey Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Johnson Matthey has a total of 14196 patents globally, out of which 7426 have been granted. Of these 14196 patents, more than 46% patents are active. United Kingdom is where Johnson Matthey has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by United States of America and Europe. Parallelly, United Kingdom seems to be the main focused R&D centre and also is the origin country of Johnson Matthey.

Johnson Matthey was founded in the year 1817. Johnson Matthey is a business that deals with chemicals and green technologies. Chemists, catalysts, and process designers are the company’s areas of expertise as they work to develop goods, services, and solutions for a cleaner society. As of June 2023, Johnson Matthey has a market cap of $3.99 Billion.

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

How many patents does the founder and the CEO of Johnson Matthey have?

The founder Percival Norton Johnson and CEO Liam Condon have 0 patents.

How many patents does Johnson Matthey have?

Johnson Matthey has a total of 14196 patents globally. These patents belong to 3155 unique patent families. Out of 14196 patents, 6594 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Johnson Matthey File Every Year?

Johnson Matthey 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 GrantJohnson Matthey Applications FiledJohnson Matthey Patents Granted
202347184
2022295491
2021552726
2020674777
2019498648
2018688611
2017863468
20161200436
2015930366
20141097353
2013614284
2012906260
2011684184

How many Johnson Matthey patents are Alive/Dead?

Johnson Matthey Patents Portfolio

How Many Patents did Johnson Matthey File in Different Countries?

Johnson Matthey Worldwide Patents

Countries in which Johnson Matthey Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United Kingdom1922
United States Of America1513
Europe1264
Germany971
China941
Japan898
India702
Korea (South)700
Brazil540
Russia391
Canada310
Australia307
Austria205
South Africa192
Indonesia179
Denmark157
Taiwan154
Spain152
Malaysia136
Mexico135
Norway127
Eurasia121
Poland89
Singapore75
Gulf Cooperation Council72
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)64
Argentina56
Italy42
Chile41
New Zealand40
Egypt37
Portugal30
Hungary29
Viet Nam24
Philippines23
Saudi Arabia20
Africa19
Israel18
Colombia15
Slovakia12
Slovenia11
Czech Republic9
Ukraine8
Peru8
Croatia7
United Arab Emirates6
Bolivia6
Trinidad and Tobago5
Uzbekistan5
Lithuania5
Malta4
Turkey4
Mongolia4
Panama2
Cyprus2
Pakistan2
Finland1
Romania1
Cuba1
Costa Rica1
Serbia1
Sweden1
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia1
Kazakhstan1
Netherlands1

 Where are Research Centres of Johnson Matthey Patents Located?

Research Centres of Johnson Matthey Patents

10 Best Johnson Matthey Patents

WO2011080525A1 is the most popular patent in the Johnson Matthey portfolio. It has received 361 citations so far from companies like Corning Inc and Cataler.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Johnson Matthey:

Publication NumberCitation Count
WO2011080525A1361
US6753294B1209
US6539708B1199
US6809217B1194
US7553397B1192
WO2012166868A1188
US7264785B2184
WO2007077462A1179
US20160175805A1168
US6632330B1156

How many inventions of other companies were rejected due to Johnson Matthey patents?

The statistics below share strategic R&D insights. It tells the companies that were trying to protect inventions similar to Johnson Matthey invention. They couldn’t because Johnson Matthey had protected those before them.

Examiners at the USPTO referred 505 Johnson Matthey patents in 2389 rejections (35 USC § 102 or 35 USC § 103 types).

The top citing companies in the Johnson Matthey patent portfolio are Basf, Ibiden and Gm Global Technology.

List of the Companies whose Patents were rejected citing Johnson Matthey –

CompanyNumber of Patent Applications that faced Rejection Citing Johnson Matthey PatentsNumber of Rejections (102 & 103)
Basf35231
Ibiden3171
Gm Global Technology3161
Toyota2756
Hyundai2484
Umicore23134
Ford1845
Celanese International1421
Samsung1360
General Electric1020

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Johnson Matthey Patents

Top Johnson Matthey Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US7507684B228
US7264785B221
US7097817B213
US20060024579A113
US6809217B113
US6969693B213
US8495913B211
US9993772B211
US7178331B210
US7861516B210
US20070060472A19
US6936370B19
US6753294B19
US7906238B29
US20160166990A18

What are Johnson Matthey key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Johnson Matthey?

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

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

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