Meituan saw the highest growth of 129% in patent filings in March and 210% in grants in February in Q1 2024. Compared to Q4 2023, Q1 2024 saw an increase in patent filings by 80% and grants by 112%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of Meituan‘s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

Meituan has been focused on protecting inventions in China(CN) with 134 publications in Q1 2024

The China(CN) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 95% filings and 100% grants. The China(CN), European Patent Office(EPO), and World Intellectual Property Organization(WIPO) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where Meituan is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, Meituan has 100% of its grants in China(CN).

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Patents related to industrial automation and digitalization lead Meituan's portfolio

Meituan has the highest number of patents in industrial automation followed by, digitalization and climate change. For industrial automation, nearly 15% of patents were filed and no patents were granted in Q1 2024.

Data & database management related patents lead Meituan portfolio followed by databases, and automobile navigation systems

Meituan has highest number of patents in data & database management followed by databases, automobile navigation systems, image management, and mos micro (mpu, mcu & dsp). For data & database management, nearly 8% of patents were filed and 13% of patents were granted in Q1 2024.

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