Inventions and Patent Applications

Intellectual Property

Inventions

Fiscal year Number of application
2012 38
2013 39
2014 42
2015 42
2016 56

Patent Applied and Patents Accquired

Fiscal year Home Abroad

Total

Number of application Number of acquisition Number of application Number of acquisition Number of application Number of acquisition
2012 42 34 31 5 73 39
2013 53 37 14 10 67 47
2014 55 42 33 17 88 59
2015 51 38 8 2 59 40
2016 66 17 33 13 99 30


221
41
262

Total Number (As of March 31, 2017)