UPM-Kymmene saw the highest growth of 282% in patent filings in March and 136% in grants in January in Q1 2024. Compared to Q4 2023, Q1 2024 saw an increase in patent filings by 47% and grants by 136%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of UPM-Kymmene‘s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

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UPM-Kymmene has been focused on protecting inventions in European Patent Office(EPO) with 13 publications in Q1 2024

The European Patent Office(EPO) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 12% filings and 24% grants. The China(CN), United States(US), World Intellectual Property Organization(WIPO), and European Patent Office(EPO) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where UPM-Kymmene is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, UPM-Kymmene has 24% of its grants in European Patent Office(EPO), 20% in Finland(FI) and 16% in United States(US).

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In terms of grant share, UPM-Kymmene stands first among its competitors followed by Renmatix and Stora Enso.

Patents related to climate change and circular plastic economy lead UPM-Kymmene's portfolio

UPM-Kymmene has the highest number of patents in climate change followed by, circular plastic economy and water management. For climate change, nearly 43% of patents were filed and 29% of patents were granted in Q1 2024.

Petrochemicals related patents lead UPM-Kymmene portfolio followed by packaging material, and refining

UPM-Kymmene has highest number of patents in petrochemicals followed by packaging material, refining, gas processing, and biomass and energy feedstocks. For petrochemicals, nearly 26% of patents were filed and 22% of patents were granted in Q1 2024.

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