Foxconn has a total of 49,599 granted patents and 56,098 patent applications distributed into 60,691 patent families. Based on the countries of patent applications, the key markets for Foxconn are Taiwan, USA and China. The main technology areas are electrically-conductive connections, electric digital data processing and printed circuits; casings or constructional details of electric apparatus.
By showing the geographic breakdown of the company‘s patent portfolio, it is possible to determine the territorial markets that the company is focusing on.
Taiwan is the top country/region for patent coverage with a total of 36,152 patents.
USA comes in 2nd with a total of 29,187 patents.
China rounds up the top 3 with a total of 12,926 patents.
Through grouping the company's patents into their various technology areas, it is possible to identify the core competence of the company.
The ranking below shows some of the most valuable and core patents in this company's portfolio.
|2||US20110292552A1||OVER-VOLTAGE PROTECTION DEVICE|
|3||US8202468||Nanoimprint resist, nanoimprint mold and nanoimprint lithography|
|4||US7651371||Electrical connector with ESD protection|
|5||US8163193||Modifier of lithium ion battery and method for making the same|