Thule Group saw the highest growth of 132% in patent filings in November and 179% in grants in October in Q4 2023. Compared to Q3 2023, Q4 2023 saw an increase in patent filings by 119% and grants by 179%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of Thule Group‘s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

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Thule Group has been focused on protecting inventions in European Patent Office(EPO) with nine publications in Q4 2023

The European Patent Office(EPO) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 44% filings and 9% grants. The European Patent Office(EPO), World Intellectual Property Organization(WIPO), China(CN), and Germany(DE) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where Thule Group is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, Thule Group has 45% of its grants in United States(US), 18% in China(CN) and 9% in European Patent Office(EPO).

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Auto accessories related patents lead Thule Group portfolio followed by seating, and commercial vehicles

Thule Group has highest number of patents in auto accessories followed by seating, commercial vehicles, animal farming equipment, and water sports. For auto accessories, nearly 54% of patents were filed and 56% of patents were granted in Q4 2023.

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