Semiconductor Manufacturing International saw the highest growth of 225% in patent filings and 235% in grants in March in Q1 2024. Compared to Q4 2023, Q1 2024 saw an increase in patent filings by 78% and grants by 86%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of Semiconductor Manufacturing International‘s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

Semiconductor Manufacturing International has been focused on protecting inventions in China(CN) with 346 publications in Q1 2024

The China(CN) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 92% filings and 91% grants. The China(CN), United States(US), World Intellectual Property Organization(WIPO), and South Korea(KR) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where Semiconductor Manufacturing International is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, Semiconductor Manufacturing International has 91% of its grants in China(CN), 9% in United States(US) and 1% in South Korea(KR).

International Business Machines could be the strongest competitor for Semiconductor Manufacturing International

In terms of grant share, Semiconductor Manufacturing International stands in third position among its competitors. International Business Machines and Semiconductor Manufacturing International secured the top positions according to recent patent publication data.

Patents related to industrial automation and nano tech lead Semiconductor Manufacturing International's portfolio

Semiconductor Manufacturing International has the highest number of patents in industrial automation followed by, nano tech and data science. For industrial automation, nearly 50% of patents were filed and 25% of patents were granted in Q1 2024.

Design & manufacturing related patents lead Semiconductor Manufacturing International portfolio followed by semiconductor products, and semiconductors

Semiconductor Manufacturing International has highest number of patents in design & manufacturing followed by semiconductor products, semiconductors, integrated circuits, and assembly. For design & manufacturing, nearly 37% of patents were filed and 31% of patents were granted in Q1 2024.

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