Wacker Chemie Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Wacker Chemie has a total of 369 patents globally, out of which 242 have been granted. Of these 369 patents, more than 23% patents are active. The USA is where Wacker Chemie has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Europe (EPO) and China, it has generated an annual revenue of $3.53 billion in the year 2021. Parallelly, China seems to be the main focused R&D centre of Wacker Chemie.

Wacker Chemie was founded in the year 1914 by Alexander Wacker. It is a German multinational chemical company. As of May 2023, Wacker Chemie has a market cap of $10.05 Billion.

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

How many patents does Wacker Chemie have?

Wacker Chemie has a total of 369 patents globally. These patents belong to 168 unique patent families. Out of 369 patents, 85 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Wacker Chemie File Every Year?

Wacker Chemie 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 GrantWacker Chemie Applications FiledWacker Chemie Patents Granted
202235
2021107
202051
201915
2018718
2017105
2016911
20151910
2014197
2013168
2012184
2011149

How many Wacker Chemie patents are Alive/Dead?

Wacker Chemie Patent Portfolio

How Many Patents did Wacker Chemie File in Different Countries?

Wacker Chemie Worldwide Patent Filing

Countries in which Wacker Chemie Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America100
Europe51
China44
Germany36
Korea (South)30
Austria23
Spain15
Malaysia9
India6
Brazil5
Taiwan5
Slovenia4
Canada4
Mexico4
Poland3
South Africa3
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)2
Denmark1
Netherlands1
Viet Nam1
Indonesia1
Argentina1
Japan1

Where are Research Centres of Wacker Chemie Patents Located?

R&D Centres of Wacker Chemie

10 Best Wacker Chemie Patents

US20040180011A1 is the most popular patent in the Wacker Chemie portfolio. It has received 129 citations so far from companies like L’oreal, Dow Corning Corporation, and Unilever.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Wacker Chemie:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US20040180011A1129
US20040109920A162
US20060024338A139
US6506696B238
US6787594B131
US20030045191A131
EP1285985A131
US6538143B130
US20030077443A129
US6881416B225

What are Wacker Chemie‘s key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Wacker Chemie?

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

R&D Focus: How has Wacker Chemie‘s search focus changed over the years?

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