Huawei top 2017 EPO filer, US increases its share of patent applications
The EPO’s annual report reveals the top patent filers in Europe in 2017. Filing trends included a 5.8% increase in patent applications from the US
Accounting for 26% of all EPO patent applications, the
United States is the top single country filer by far, and its
share of EPO applications has been increasing over time.
However, there was a slight slow in growth from 2015...
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