Ball saw the highest growth of 0.99% in patent filings and 1.66% in grants in April in Q2 2024. Compared to Q1 2024, Q2 2024 saw an increase in patent filings by 0.99% and grants by 1.66%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of Ball‘s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

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Ball has been focused on protecting inventions in United States(US) with five publications in Q2 2024

The United States(US) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 100% filings and 33% grants. The United States(US), European Patent Office(EPO), Spain(ES), and Poland(PL) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where Ball is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, Ball has 44% of its grants in European Patent Office(EPO), 33% in United States(US) and 11% in Spain(ES).

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Patents related to industrial automation lead Ball's portfolio

Ball has the highest number of patents in industrial automation. For industrial automation no patents were filed and 100% of patents were granted in Q2 2024.

Packaging related patents lead Ball portfolio followed by printing machinery and equipment, and packaging equipment

Ball has highest number of patents in packaging followed by printing machinery and equipment, packaging equipment. For packaging, nearly 50% of patents were filed and 56% of patents were granted in Q2 2024.

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