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U.S. PATENT AND TRADEMARK OFFICE
Patent Technology Monitoring Team (PTMT)

Patenting In Technology Classes,
Breakout By Organization

Count of 2009 - 2013 Utility Patent Grants,
By Calendar Year of Grant
With Patent Counts Based on Primary Patent Classification

- Explanation of Data -

Rank Ordered Listing of Organizations Receiving 5 or More Utility Patents During the Period
Having Primary Classification In

Class 180, Motor Vehicles

( technology class is determined by the primary classification assigned to the patent- see 'Explanation of Data' )
( patent ownership is determined by the first-named assignee listed on a patent )

The following table displays first-named assignees and counts of their associated patents, as distributed by the year of patent grant.
First-Named Assignee 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 Total
HONDA GIKEN KOGYO KABUSHIKI KAISHA (HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.) 72 101 91 85 107 456
~INDIVIDUALLY OWNED PATENT 75 99 77 81 112 444
TOYOTA JIDOSHA K.K. 35 55 64 66 44 264
YAMAHA HATSUDOKI KABUSHIKI KAISHA, YAMAHA MOTOR CO., LTD. 38 40 30 27 17 152
GM GLOBAL TECHNOLOGY OPERATIONS LLC 15 20 25 34 30 124
DEERE + COMPANY 9 15 19 16 29 88
FORD GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES, L.L.C. 13 24 15 17 15 84
JTEKT CORPORATION 24 10 11 14 21 80
NISSAN MOTOR COMPANY, LIMITED 22 20 13 4 9 68
POLARIS INDUSTRIES, INC. 6 15 4 14 17 56
KANZAKI KOKYUKOKI MFG. CO. LTD. 15 13 10 7 9 54
CATERPILLAR INC. 8 13 11 6 13 51
HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY 8 4 13 7 12 44
KAWASAKI JUKOGYO KABUSHIKI KAISHA 5 10 2 6 20 43
DENSO CORPORATION 12 10 6 5 7 40
ROBERT BOSCH GMBH 4 6 6 9 11 36
PORSCHE AG 1 1 9 11 13 35
BOMBARDIER RECREATIONAL PRODUCTS INC. 5 8 5 6 10 34
KUBOTA CORPORATION 4 3 4 9 11 31
YANMAR CO., LTD. 3 10 6 4 5 28
ZF FRIEDRICHSHAFEN, AG 5 9 2 4 7 27
CNH AMERICA LLC 7 2 5 3 8 25
IROBOT CORPORATION 4 2 5 7 7 25
SUZUKI MOTOR CORPORATION 0 2 2 5 16 25
HITACHI CONSTRUCTION MACHINERY CO., LTD. 4 3 4 8 3 22
KOMATSU LTD. 1 3 4 5 9 22
CLARK EQUIPMENT COMPANY, INC. 3 6 8 3 1 21
HITACHI, LTD 2 10 6 1 2 21
MAZDA MOTOR CORPORATION 3 4 3 1 8 19
MITSUBISHI DENKI KABUSHIKI KAISHA 7 2 3 5 2 19
MITSUBISHI JIDOSHA KOGYO KABUSHIKI KAISHA 6 2 6 4 1 19
AMERICAN AXLE & MANUFACTURING, INC. 3 1 6 5 3 18
INTERNATIONAL TRUCK INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY COMPANY L.L.C. 7 6 3 1 1 18
JUNGHEINRICH AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT 0 11 4 2 1 18
BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE AG 5 3 3 4 2 17
KOBELCO CONSTRUCTION MACHINERY CO., LTD. 3 5 1 1 7 17
VOLVO CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT HOLDING SWEDEN AB 2 5 3 2 5 17
TAKATA CORPORATION 4 11 1 0 0 16
DELPHI TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 9 3 1 1 1 15
AISIN AW CO., LTD. 3 1 6 3 1 14
FUJI JUKOGYO KABUSHIKI KAISHA 5 4 2 1 2 14
MANDO CORPORATION 7 1 0 1 5 14
TRW AUTOMOTIVE U.S. LLC 4 1 2 3 3 13
AISIN SEIKI KABUSHIKI KAISHA 2 1 3 3 3 12
EATON CORPORATION 0 2 2 4 4 12
HARLEY-DAVIDSON MOTOR CO., INC. 5 5 1 0 1 12
DAIMLER AG 3 0 3 1 4 11
MATTEL INC. 5 0 3 2 1 11
NSK LIMITED 5 3 1 2 0 11
RENAULT S.A.S. 0 0 2 4 5 11
AUTOLIV DEVELOPMENT AB 2 5 1 0 2 10
BYD COMPANY LIMITED 0 0 2 5 3 10
CHRYSLER GROUP LLC 2 4 2 1 1 10
DEKA PRODUCTS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP 1 5 1 2 1 10
FERRARI, S.P.A. 0 1 2 2 5 10
HILL-ROM SERVICES, INC. 3 2 2 2 1 10
LINDE MATERIAL HANDLING GMBH 4 3 1 2 0 10
SUZUKI KABUSHIKI KAISHA 5 2 2 1 0 10
TOYOTA MOTOR ENGINEERING & MANUFACTURING NORTH AMERICA, INC. 0 1 2 2 5 10
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY 1 1 2 4 2 10
GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY 2 1 5 0 1 9
HAMMONDS TECHNICAL SERVICES, INC. 1 4 3 1 0 9
KABUSHIKI KAISHA TOYOTA JIDOSHOKKI 3 1 2 1 2 9
NTN CORPORATION 1 1 0 4 3 9
PARKER-HANNIFIN CORPORATION 2 1 1 2 3 9
PRIDE MOBILITY PRODUCTS, CORPORATION 0 2 2 3 2 9
SHOWA CORPORATION 2 3 1 2 1 9
TOYODA GOSEI KABUSHIKI KAISHA 1 3 1 4 0 9
ZF LENKSYSTEME GMBH 1 3 3 1 1 9
AGCO CORPORATION 0 1 2 3 2 8
CATERPILLAR PAVING PRODUCTS INC. 0 1 5 1 1 8
FORD GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 0 2 4 1 1 8
INVACARE CORPORATION 2 0 1 4 1 8
NMHG OREGON, INC. 0 4 2 1 1 8
PEUGEOT CITROEN AUTOMOBILES S.A. 1 3 0 2 2 8
SAUER-DANFOSS (NORDBERG) A/S 1 2 4 0 1 8
TS TECH CO., LTD. 0 1 4 2 1 8
AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGIES INTERNATIONAL, INC. 4 1 1 1 0 7
CROWN EQUIPMENT CORPORATION, INC. 1 2 2 1 1 7
KABUSHIKI KAISHA BRIDGESTONE 5 1 0 0 1 7
TORO COMPANY 2 0 2 1 2 7
VOLVO LASTVAGNAR AB 0 3 2 1 1 7
BOEING COMPANY 2 0 1 0 3 6
BUELL MOTORCYCLE COMPANY 0 3 2 1 0 6
CALSONIC KANSEI CORPORATION 3 1 0 0 2 6
CATERPILLAR S.A.R.L. 0 2 4 0 0 6
HITACHI AUTOMOTIVE SYSTEMS STEERING, LTD. 0 0 0 0 6 6
INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH INSTITUTE, TAIWAN 3 1 0 1 1 6
MAGNA STEYR FAHRZEUGTECHNIK AG & CO. KG 1 2 0 1 2 6
MICHELIN RECHERCHE ET TECHNIQUE S.A. 1 1 3 0 1 6
NEXTEER (BEIJING) TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD. 0 0 5 1 0 6
RAYMOND CORPORATION 0 2 2 1 1 6
SEGWAY INC. 0 3 1 1 1 6
TESLA MOTORS, INC. 0 2 0 2 2 6
THYSSENKRUPP PRESTA AG 0 3 1 2 0 6
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, NAVY 1 0 2 2 1 6
AGCO GMBH & CO. 0 2 1 1 1 5
AMERICAN OFF-ROAD TECHNOLOGIES LLC 2 1 0 2 0 5
APPLIED MINDS, INC. 2 2 0 1 0 5
ARCTIC CAT INC. 1 3 0 0 1 5
HITACHI AUTOMOTIVE SYSTEMS, LTD. 0 0 0 0 5 5
HYUNDAI MOBIS, CO., LTD. 2 0 1 2 0 5
KWANG YANG MOTOR CO., LTD. 3 1 0 0 1 5
MTD PRODUCTS INC. 1 0 2 2 0 5
RAYTHEON COMPANY 0 0 1 1 3 5
RENK AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT 3 2 0 0 0 5
ROBOTEX, INC. 0 0 0 2 3 5
SANYO ELECTRIC CO., LTD. 1 0 1 2 1 5
TAKATA-PETRI AG 2 1 1 1 0 5



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