Anglo American saw the highest growth of 499% in patent filings and 139% in grants in October in Q4 2023. Compared to Q3 2023, Q4 2023 saw an increase in patent filings by 499% and grants by 139%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of Anglo American‘s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

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Anglo American has been focused on protecting inventions in United Kingdom(GB) with 15 publications in Q4 2023

The United Kingdom(GB) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 30% filings and 13% grants. The United Kingdom(GB), World Intellectual Property Organization(WIPO), China(CN), and United States(US) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where Anglo American is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, Anglo American has 29% of its grants in United States(US), 29% in Canada(CA) and 13% in United Kingdom(GB).

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In terms of grant share, Anglo American stands first among its competitors followed by Baker Hughes and Anglo American.

Patents related to water management and artificial intelligence lead Anglo American's portfolio

Anglo American has the highest number of patents in water management followed by, artificial intelligence and data science. For water management, nearly 14% of patents were filed and no patents were granted in Q4 2023.

Excavation & loading related patents lead Anglo American portfolio followed by mining, and drilling & blasting

Anglo American has highest number of patents in excavation & loading followed by mining, drilling & blasting, autonomous driving, and drainage systems. For excavation & loading, nearly 12% of patents were filed and 40% of patents were granted in Q4 2023.

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