Hunting saw the highest growth of 149% in patent filings in December and 166% in grants in October in Q4 2023. Compared to Q3 2023, Q4 2023 saw an increase in patent filings by 79% and grants by 166%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of Hunting‘s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

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Hunting has been focused on protecting inventions in European Patent Office(EPO) with five publications in Q4 2023

The European Patent Office(EPO) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 50% filings and 33% grants. The European Patent Office(EPO), China(CN), World Intellectual Property Organization(WIPO), and Germany(DE) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where Hunting is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, Hunting has 33% of its grants in European Patent Office(EPO), 33% in Germany(DE) and 33% in Japan(JP).

Patents related to subsea and industrial automation lead Hunting's portfolio

Hunting has the highest number of patents in subsea followed by, industrial automation. For subsea, nearly 50% of patents were filed and 100% of patents were granted in Q4 2023.

Production related patents lead Hunting portfolio followed by offshore, and ammunition

Hunting has highest number of patents in production followed by offshore, ammunition, exploration. For production, nearly 20% of patents were filed and 60% of patents were granted in Q4 2023.

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