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Samsung, Huawei and LG lead European patent applications in 2020

Tuesday 16 March 2021 | 11:12 CET | News
Germany has ranked first in Europe for the number of applications for patents in 2020, with 25,954 registrations, according to annual figures from the European Patent Office (EPO). The EPO counted 180,250 applications last year in total, down 0.7 percent compared with 2019. Telecom companies dominated the corporate rankings, with Samsung, Huawei and LG taking the top three spots for European patent applications in 2020.

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