Samyang Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Samyang has a total of 2227 patents globally, out of which 1405 have been granted. Of these 2227 patents, more than 60% patents are active. Korea (South) is where Samyang has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Japan and Europe. Parallelly, Korea (South) seems to be the main focused R&D centre and also the United States of America is the origin country of Samyang.

Samyang was founded in the year 1924. Samyang produces and sells food products, containers, and other industrial goods. It runs enterprises in the chemical and food industries. Engineering plastics, ion exchange resins, EMS, and industrial fibres are available from the Chemical business. The food industry offers poultry, confectionery ingredients, western meals, Chinese foods, sugar, flour, premix, oils and fats under the Q.one name, as well as premix items under the Q.one Homemade brand.

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

How many patents does Samyang have?

Samyang has a total of 2227 patents globally. These patents belong to 1389 unique patent families. Out of 2227 patents, 1357 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Samyang File Every Year?

Samyang Patent Filling 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 GrantSamyang Applications FiledSamyang Patents Granted
202311
202220123
202177145
2020194103
201916894
201818886
201719586
201613562
201511836
20149248
201310862
20127451
20118035

How many Samyang patents are Alive/Dead?

Samyang Patent Portfolio

 How Many Patents did Samyang File in Different Countries?

Samyang Worldwide Patent Filling

Countries in which Samyang Filed Patents

CountryPatent
Korea (South)1262
Japan133
Europe116
United States Of America116
China113
Taiwan42
Germany41
Australia32
Mexico31
Spain18
Austria18
India15
Canada13
Indonesia11
Italy7
Hungary5
Israel4
Netherlands2
Viet Nam2
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)2
New Zealand2
Poland2
United Kingdom1
Saudi Arabia1

Where are Research Centres of Samyang Patents Located?

R&D Centers of Samyang

10 Best Samyang Patents

US6517869B1 is the most popular patent in the Samyang portfolio. It has received 144 citations so far from companies like Moderna Therapeutics, Modernatx and Mina Therapeutics.

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

Publication NumberCitation Count
US6517869B1144
KR101318422B1105
KR101079518B1101
WO2007021142A198
WO2003033592A185
US20030170295A181
WO2002045689A178
KR1020110096102A73
US6432510B153
KR101480422B150

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

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

Examiners at the USPTO referred 28 Samyang patents in 101 rejections (35 USC § 102 or 35 USC § 103 types).

The top citing companies in the Samyang patent portfolio are Tokyo Ohka Kogyo, Lg Chem and Cj Cheiljedang.

List of the Companies whose Patents were rejected citing Samyang –

CompanyNumber of Patent Applications that faced Rejection Citing Samyang PatentsNumber of Rejections (102 & 103)
Tokyo Ohka Kogyo511
Lg Chem510
Cj Cheiljedang410
Sk Innovation33
Stella Pharma22
Merck Patent23
Kawakami Koji22
Terre Armee Internationale24
Officine Maccaferri14
Shasun Pharmaceuticals13

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Samyang Patents

Top Samyang Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US20030170295A16
US7959752B25
US9914919B24
US9316906B24
US7097959B13
US8802804B23
US6531446B12
US9873663B22
US9029578B22
US9951187B22
US7020325B22
US20190161574A11
US9260447B21
US20060264294A11
US6753404B21

What Percentage of Samyang US Patent Applications were Granted?

Samyang (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 162 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 103 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 81.1%.

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

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Samyang?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Lex Ip Meister Pllc4480.95%
Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch3785.71%
M Wayne Western1376.92%
Thorpe North & Western1080.00%
Hunton Andrews Kurth9100.00%
Merchant & Gould742.86%
Kenyon & Kenyon4100.00%
Fox Rothschild30.00%
Harness Dickey St Louis350.00%
Dinsmore & Shohl250.00%

What are Samyang key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Samyang?

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

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

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