JD saw the highest growth of 92% in patent filings in October and 899% in grants in November in Q4 2023. Compared to Q3 2023, Q4 2023 saw an increase in patent filings by 92% and grants by 6%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of JD‘s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

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JD has been focused on protecting inventions in China(CN) with 135 publications in Q4 2023

The China(CN) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 71% filings and 82% grants. The China(CN), United States(US), World Intellectual Property Organization(WIPO), and Japan(JP) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where JD is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, JD has 82% of its grants in China(CN), 12% in United States(US) and 6% in Japan(JP).

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Patents related to digitalization and artificial intelligence lead JD's portfolio

JD has the highest number of patents in digitalization followed by, artificial intelligence and machine learning. For digitalization, nearly 31% of patents were filed and 23% of patents were granted in Q4 2023.

Databases related patents lead JD portfolio followed by data & database management, and mos micro (mpu, mcu & dsp)

JD has highest number of patents in databases followed by data & database management, mos micro (mpu, mcu & dsp), image management, and communications. For databases, nearly 15% of patents were filed and 7% of patents were granted in Q4 2023.

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