Patent applications, nonresidents (World) - 2017

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* Data Description : Patent applications are worldwide patent applications filed through the Patent Cooperation Treaty procedure or with a national patent office for exclusive rights for an invention--a product or process that provides a new way of doing something or offers a new technical solution to a problem. A patent provides protection for the invention to the owner of the patent for a limited period, generally 20 years.
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* By changing the date from the drop-down menu, you can view statistics on maps since 2000.
* Countries with the highest value of "Patent applications, nonresidents" in the World (2017) : United States of America(313052), China(135885), Japan(58189), South Korea(45691), India(31621), Canada(30969), Australia(26403), Brazil(20178), Germany(19927), Mexico(15850).

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