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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 296, Land Vehicles: Bodies and Tops

( 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
~INDIVIDUALLY OWNED PATENT 101 106 85 99 104 495
HONDA GIKEN KOGYO KABUSHIKI KAISHA (HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.) 49 71 58 78 82 338
GM GLOBAL TECHNOLOGY OPERATIONS LLC 33 55 36 58 77 259
FORD GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES, L.L.C. 41 43 26 31 40 181
PORSCHE AG 23 22 31 36 20 132
TOYOTA MOTOR ENGINEERING & MANUFACTURING NORTH AMERICA, INC. 19 30 12 32 23 116
TOYOTA JIDOSHA K.K. 9 16 16 20 22 83
WILHELM KARMANN GMBH 22 42 13 4 2 83
AISIN SEIKI KABUSHIKI KAISHA 10 10 9 13 20 62
NISSAN NORTH AMERICA, INC. 0 1 9 18 28 56
WEBASTO AG 8 24 14 5 5 56
HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY 9 7 13 11 15 55
MAGNA CAR TOP SYSTEMS GMBH 13 7 12 8 9 49
MAZDA MOTOR CORPORATION 10 11 7 9 11 48
NISSAN MOTOR COMPANY, LIMITED 12 14 11 2 5 44
SUZUKI MOTOR CORPORATION 2 8 1 15 13 39
TOYOTA BOSHOKU KABUSHIKI KAISHA 1 6 8 17 7 39
MAGNA INTERNATIONAL INC. 9 15 8 4 2 38
KAWASAKI JUKOGYO KABUSHIKI KAISHA 1 1 4 21 7 34
JOHNSON CONTROLS TECHNOLOGY COMPANY 1 4 9 6 12 32
KOMATSU LTD. 3 8 6 7 4 28
NISSAN TECHNICAL CENTER NORTH AMERICA, INC. 13 15 0 0 0 28
CHRYSLER GROUP LLC 3 12 3 3 4 25
YACHIYO INDUSTRY CO., LTD. 0 4 7 11 3 25
DAIMLER AG 4 3 6 5 5 23
INALFA ROOF SYSTEMS GROUP BV 3 4 4 5 7 23
YAMAHA HATSUDOKI KABUSHIKI KAISHA, YAMAHA MOTOR CO., LTD. 3 11 5 2 1 22
RENAULT S.A.S. 4 3 6 4 3 20
TOYOTA SHATAI KABUSHIKI KAISHA 0 1 7 8 3 19
INTERNATIONAL TRUCK INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY COMPANY L.L.C. 4 7 2 4 1 18
TS TECH CO., LTD. 2 2 3 6 5 18
KUBOTA CORPORATION 3 5 2 3 4 17
WABASH NATIONAL, L.P. 2 3 4 4 3 16
BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE AG 5 5 2 1 2 15
COMPAGNIE PLASTIC OMNIUM, S.A. 2 5 3 3 2 15
FERRARI, S.P.A. 1 1 2 3 7 14
FORD MOTOR COMPANY 5 6 1 2 0 14
AGRI-COVER, INC. 2 1 2 3 5 13
FAURECIA INNENRAUM SYSTEME GMBH 2 3 4 2 2 13
FORD GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 0 2 2 8 1 13
KOBELCO CONSTRUCTION MACHINERY CO., LTD. 0 2 1 4 6 13
INTIER AUTOMOTIVE INC. 4 4 3 1 0 12
ISUZU MOTORS LIMITED 0 0 6 6 0 12
TOYODA GOSEI KABUSHIKI KAISHA 5 3 1 1 1 11
ZEPHYROS, INC. 3 2 2 1 3 11
AERO INDUSTRIES, INC. 1 1 1 4 3 10
FAURECIA INTERIEUR INDUSTRIE 2 0 3 3 2 10
FAURECIA INTERIOR SYSTEMS, INC. 1 1 2 2 4 10
ROBERT BOSCH GMBH 4 3 1 1 1 10
SPECIALTY VEHICLE ACQUISITION CORP. 4 4 2 0 0 10
TESLA MOTORS, INC. 0 0 0 0 10 10
TRANSTEX COMPOSITES INC. 0 1 7 1 1 10
89908, INC. 1 5 2 1 0 9
BENTELER AUTOMOBILTECHNIK GMBH 0 1 0 4 4 9
BOS GMBH & CO. KG 3 1 4 1 0 9
BROSE FAHRZEUGTEILE GMBH & CO. KG 2 2 3 1 1 9
CATERPILLAR INC. 2 0 4 1 2 9
CNH AMERICA LLC 1 4 1 1 2 9
DURA AUTOMOTIVE BODY & GLASS SYSTEMS GMBH 1 1 0 2 5 9
FERNO-WASHINGTON INC. 1 0 1 2 5 9
LISA DRAXLMAIER GMBH 5 2 1 1 0 9
MAGNA CLOSURES INC. 1 3 4 1 0 9
MITSUBISHI JIDOSHA KOGYO KABUSHIKI KAISHA 1 2 4 2 0 9
SIKA TECHNOLOGY AG 0 4 1 0 4 9
VOLVO CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT HOLDING SWEDEN AB 0 3 4 1 1 9
DEERE + COMPANY 3 0 1 2 2 8
FAURECIA BLOC AVANT 1 0 1 4 2 8
HONDA ACCESS CORP. 2 4 1 0 1 8
INTERNATIONAL AUTOMOTIVE COMPONENTS GROUP NORTH AMERICA, INC. 3 2 2 1 0 8
KOJIMA PRESS INDUSTRY CO., LTD. 5 1 2 0 0 8
ROLL-RITE, LLC 1 1 2 1 3 8
GESTAMP HARDTECH AB 1 1 2 1 2 7
JOHNSON CONTROLS INTERIORS GMBH & CO. KG 2 1 1 1 2 7
KABUSHIKI KAISHA KOBE SEIKO SHO (KOBE STEEL, LTD.) 1 2 3 1 0 7
KANTO AUTO WORKS, LTD. 0 4 3 0 0 7
MAC TRAILER MANUFACTURING, INC. 1 2 2 2 0 7
NIHON PLAST CO., LTD. 2 1 0 2 2 7
POLARIS INDUSTRIES, INC. 1 1 2 1 2 7
BAE SYSTEMS SURVIVABILITY SYSTEMS, LLC 0 1 3 2 0 6
DURA GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 2 2 1 1 0 6
IRVIN AUTOMOTIVE PRODUCTS, INC. 2 1 1 1 1 6
KYOWA SANGYO CO., LTD. 1 1 0 1 3 6
LEAR CORPORATION 3 1 1 0 1 6
MITSUI MINING + SMELTING CO., LTD. 3 2 1 0 0 6
NIFCO INC. 0 2 0 3 1 6
RUGGED LINER, INC. 0 1 1 2 2 6
STRYKER CORPORATION 3 0 2 0 1 6
TRUXEDO, INC. 2 1 1 2 0 6
VOLKSWAGEN AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT 0 3 1 1 1 6
VOLVO LASTVAGNAR AB 1 1 2 1 1 6
YANMAR CO., LTD. 4 0 1 1 0 6
ACTUANT CORPORATION 2 0 1 1 1 5
ADAPTIVE AERODYNAMIC, LLC 0 3 0 1 1 5
BAE INDUSTRIES, INC. 1 0 1 1 2 5
C.R.F. SOCIETA CONSORTILE PER AZIONI 0 3 1 0 1 5
CROWN EQUIPMENT CORPORATION, INC. 2 1 1 0 1 5
DAIMLER TRUCKS NORTH AMERICA LLC 1 0 2 0 2 5
EDSCHA CABRIO-DACHSYSTEME GMBH 0 1 2 2 0 5
HITACHI CONSTRUCTION MACHINERY CO., LTD. 2 0 1 0 2 5
ILLINOIS TOOL WORKS INC. 0 0 0 1 4 5
LIPPERT COMPONENTS MANUFACTURING, INC. 0 0 1 3 1 5
MACNEIL IP LLC 0 1 0 3 1 5
PACCAR INC. 0 1 1 2 1 5
PIOLAX, INC. 3 1 0 0 1 5
PLASAN SASA LTD., 0 1 1 1 2 5
SABIC INNOVATIVE PLASTICS, IP BV 0 0 1 2 2 5
SIEMENS AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT 2 0 2 0 1 5
SUMITOMO WIRING SYSTEMS, LTD. 1 0 2 2 0 5



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