Korea Gas Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Korea Gas has a total of 1404 patents globally, out of which 1017 have been granted. Of these 1404 patents, more than 62% patents are active. Korea (South) is where Korea Gas has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by United States of America and China. Parallelly, China seems to be the main focused R&D centre and also South Korea is the origin country of Korea Gas.

Korea Gas was founded in the year 1983. The Company manufactures, wholesales and distributes liquefied natural gas (LNG) and liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) throughout South Korea. The Company also constructs and operates LNG receiving terminals and supplying networks for domestic distribution. As of June 2023, the market cap of Korea Gas is $1.76 Billion.

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

How many patents does the CEO of Korea Gas have?

The CEO Chae Hee-bong has 0 patent.

How many patents does Korea Gas have?

Korea Gas has a total of 1404 patents globally. These patents belong to 1372 unique patent families. Out of 1404 patents, 877 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Korea Gas File Every Year?

Korea Gas 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 GrantKorea Gas Applications FiledKorea Gas Patents Granted
202315296
202232967
202113180
202010583
20199039
20184145
201710597
201611686
20159049
20147134
20136027
20123926

How many Korea Gas patents are Alive/Dead?

Korea Gas Patent Portfolio

 How Many Patents did Korea Gas File in Different Countries?

Korea Gas WOrldwide Patent Filing

Countries in which Korea Gas Filed Patents

CountryPatents
Korea (South)1154
United States Of America42
China28
Europe25
Japan23
Australia15
Germany13
India10
Malaysia7
Canada5
Indonesia5
Russia2
Spain2
Viet Nam2
Italy2
United Kingdom1
Taiwan1
Denmark1
Norway1

Where are Research Centres of Korea Gas Patents Located?

R&D Centers of Korea Gas

How many inventions of other companies were rejected due to Korea Gas patents?

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

Examiners at the USPTO referred 12 Korea Gas patents in 63 rejections (35 USC § 102 or 35 USC § 103 types).

The top citing companies in the Korea Gas patent portfolio are Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering, Japan Oil Gas and Metals National and Cosmo Oil.

List of the Companies whose Patents were rejected citing Korea Gas –

CompanyNumber of Patent Applications that faced Rejection Citing Korea Gas PatentsNumber of Rejections (102 & 103)
Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering35
Japan Oil Gas And Metals National22
Cosmo Oil22
Japex22
Jxtg Nippon Oil & Energy22
Nippon Steel & Sumikin Engineering22
Georgia Tech Research Corporation23
Inpex22
Sasol Technology Proprietary11
Empire Technology Development11

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Korea Gas Patents

 Top Korea Gas Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US7214251B24
US7211606B24
US20150253073A13
US10030908B22
US8852516B22
US20120297984A12
US8598066B21
US9302239B21
US20130263623A11
US8084387B21
US8183301B21
US10351790B21

What are Korea Gas key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Korea Gas?

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

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

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