Konica Minolta saw the highest growth of 91% in patent filings in March and 139% in grants in January in Q1 2024. Compared to Q4 2023, Q1 2024 saw an increase in patent filings by 59% and grants by 139%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of Konica Minolta’s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

Konica Minolta has been focused on protecting inventions in Japan(JP) with 453 publications in Q1 2024

The Japan(JP) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 46% filings and 78% grants. The Japan(JP), United States(US), China(CN), and World Intellectual Property Organization(WIPO) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where Konica Minolta is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, Konica Minolta has 78% of its grants in Japan(JP), 13% in United States(US) and 6% in China(CN).

Fujifilm and Ricoh could be the strongest competitors for Konica Minolta

In terms of grant share, Konica Minolta stands first among its competitors followed by Fujifilm and Ricoh.

Patents related to industrial automation and healthtech lead Konica Minolta's portfolio

Konica Minolta has the highest number of patents in industrial automation followed by, healthtech and machine learning. For industrial automation, nearly 13% of patents were filed and 19% of patents were granted in Q1 2024.

Image management related patents lead Konica Minolta portfolio followed by printers, and diagnostic imaging

Konica Minolta has highest number of patents in image management followed by printers, diagnostic imaging, healthcare it, and records management. For image management, nearly 14% of patents were filed and 12% of patents were granted in Q1 2024.

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