Mitsui & Co has a total of 2194 patents globally, out of which 1176 have been granted. Of these 2194 patents, more than 34% patents are active. Japan is where Mitsui & Co has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by South Africa and USA. Parallelly, Japan seems to be the main focused R&D center and is also the origin country of Mitsui & Co.
Mitsui & Co was founded in 1947 by Takashi Masuda and Tatsuzo Minakami. Mitsui & Co is a general trading company. The Company has operating groups including iron and steel, non-ferrous metals, machinery, chemicals, foods, energy, textiles, and general merchandise. Mitsui also operates real estate and overseas development projects. As of February 2022, Mitsui & Co has a market cap of $43.57 Billion.
Do read about some of the most popular patents of Mitsui & Co which have been covered by us in this article and also you can find Mitsui & Co patents information, the worldwide patent filing activity and its patent filing trend over the years, and many other stats over Mitsui & Co patent portfolio.
How many patents does the CEO of Mitsui & Co have?
The CEO, Tatsuo Yasunaga have 0 patents.
How many patents does Mitsui & Co have?
Mitsui & Co has a total of 2194 patents globally. These patents belong to 1480 unique patent families. Out of 2194 patents, 766 patents are active.
How many Mitsui & Co patents are Alive/Dead?
How Many Patents did Mitsui & Co 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 Grant||Mitsui & Co Applications Filed||Mitsui & Co Patents Granted|
How Many Patents did Mitsui & Co File in Different Countries?
Countries in which Mitsui & Co Filed Patents
|United States Of America||125|
|Hong Kong (S.A.R.)||4|
|Eurasian Patent Organization||1|
Where are Research Centers of Mitsui & Co Patents Located?
10 Best Mitsui & Co Patents
US20060263588A1 is the most popular patent in the Mitsui & Co portfolio. It has received 100 citations so far from companies like LG, Covestro and Top Nanosys Inc.
Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Mitsui & Co:
|Publication Number||Citation Count|
What Percentage of Mitsui & Co US Patent Applications were Granted?
Mitsui & Co (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 119 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 73 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 62.39%.
Below are the key stats of Mitsui & Co patent prosecution at the USPTO.
Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Mitsui & Co?
|Law Firm||Total Applications||Success Rate|
|Cooper & Dunham||5||40.00%|
|Foley & Lardner||4||75.00%|
|Osha Bergman Watanabe & Burton||4||25.00%|
|Wells St John||4||0.00%|
|Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney||3||100.00%|
|Parmelee Miller Welsh & Kratz||6||66.67%|
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What are Mitsui & Co‘s key innovation segments?
What Technologies are Covered by Mitsui & Co?
The chart below distributes patents filed by Mitsui & Co in different countries on the basis of the technology protected in patents. It also represents the markets where Mitsui & Co thinks it’s important to protect particular technology inventions.
R&D Focus: How Mitsui & Co search focus changed over the years?
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