KOSE saw the highest growth of 249% in patent filings in February and 599% in grants in January in Q1 2024. Compared to Q4 2023, Q1 2024 saw an increase in patent filings by 49% and grants by 599%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of KOSE‘s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

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KOSE has been focused on protecting inventions in Japan(JP) with 20 publications in Q1 2024

The Japan(JP) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 77% filings and 91% grants. The Japan(JP), China(CN), South Korea(KR), and World Intellectual Property Organization(WIPO) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where KOSE is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, KOSE has 91% of its grants in Japan(JP) and 9% in United States(US).

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Patents related to healthtech lead KOSE's portfolio

KOSE has the highest number of patents in healthtech. For healthtech, nearly 100% of patents were filed and no patents were granted in Q1 2024.

Cosmetics & toiletries related patents lead KOSE portfolio followed by skincare, and make-up

KOSE has highest number of patents in cosmetics & toiletries followed by skincare, make-up, suncare, and eye make-up. For cosmetics & toiletries, nearly 24% of patents were filed and 20% of patents were granted in Q1 2024.

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