Chevron saw the highest growth of 127% in patent filings in November and 899% in grants in October in Q4 2023. Compared to Q3 2023, Q4 2023 saw an increase in patent filings by 61% and grants by 899%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of Chevron‘s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

Smarter leaders trust GlobalData

Chevron has been focused on protecting inventions in China(CN) with 33 publications in Q4 2023

The China(CN) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 43% filings and 38% grants. The China(CN), South Korea(KR), World Intellectual Property Organization(WIPO), and United States(US) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where Chevron is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, Chevron has 38% of its grants in China(CN), 19% in South Korea(KR) and 19% in United States(US).

Chevron stands in second position with respect to its patent publications among its competitors.

Refining related patents lead Chevron portfolio followed by petrochemicals, and gas processing

Chevron has highest number of patents in refining followed by petrochemicals, gas processing, production, and biomass and energy feedstocks. For refining, nearly 36% of patents were filed and 20% of patents were granted in Q4 2023.

For comprehensive analysis of Chevron's filings and grants, buy the databook here.

Premium Insights


The gold standard of business intelligence.

Blending expert knowledge with cutting-edge technology, GlobalData’s unrivalled proprietary data will enable you to decode what’s happening in your market. You can make better informed decisions and gain a future-proof advantage over your competitors.


GlobalData patents database covers bibliographic from all 100+ patenting authorities. All patents are tagged to 18+ industries and 300+ sub-sectors based on technology classification, keywords, and associated companies. They are also tagged to various industries themes (100+) and technology domains (1800+) of focus.

Patents database further disambiguates assignee names (13m names) and associate corporate tree hierarchy in current/point in time ownerships (320k entities). GlobalData sources content directly from national patent offices on a weekly basis.