Sonoco Products saw the highest growth of 799% in patent filings in February and 99% in grants in January in Q1 2024. Compared to Q4 2023, Q1 2024 saw an increase in patent filings by 13% and grants by 99%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of Sonoco Products‘s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

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Sonoco Products has been focused on protecting inventions in United States(US) with 18 publications in Q1 2024

The United States(US) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 69% filings and 50% grants. The United States(US), World Intellectual Property Organization(WIPO), European Patent Office(EPO), and Canada(CA) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where Sonoco Products is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, Sonoco Products has 50% of its grants in United States(US), 21% in European Patent Office(EPO) and 14% in Canada(CA).

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Patents related to climate change and circular economy lead Sonoco Products's portfolio

Sonoco Products has the highest number of patents in climate change followed by, circular economy and circular plastic economy. For climate change no patents were filed and 25% of patents were granted in Q1 2024.

Packaging related patents lead Sonoco Products portfolio followed by packaging material, and packaging equipment

Sonoco Products has highest number of patents in packaging followed by packaging material, packaging equipment, paper & board, and automotive materials. For packaging, nearly 72% of patents were filed and 48% of patents were granted in Q1 2024.

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