Exxon Mobil saw the highest growth of 131% in patent filings in August and 103% in grants in July in Q3 2023. Compared to Q2 2023, Q3 2023 saw an increase in patent filings by 60% and grants by 103%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of Exxon Mobil‘s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

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Exxon Mobil has been focused on protecting inventions in United States(US) with 67 publications in Q3 2023

The United States(US) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 33% filings and 49% grants. The United States(US), China(CN), European Patent Office(EPO), and World Intellectual Property Organization(WIPO) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where Exxon Mobil is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, Exxon Mobil has 49% of its grants in United States(US), 25% in China(CN), and 12% in European Patent Office(EPO).

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In terms of grant share, Exxon Mobil stands in third position among its competitors. LG and OMV secured the top positions according to recent patent publication data.

Patents related to climate change and circular plastic economy lead Exxon Mobil's portfolio

Exxon Mobil has the highest number of patents in climate change followed by, circular plastic economy and oil sands. For climate change, nearly 37% of patents were filed and 50% of patents were granted in Q3 2023.

Petrochemicals related patents lead Exxon Mobil portfolio followed by refining, and manufacturing/industrial

Exxon Mobil has highest number of patents in petrochemicals followed by refining, manufacturing/industrial, automotive materials and production. For petrochemicals, nearly 26% of patents were filed and 31% of patents were granted in Q3 2023.

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