2019 blockchain patent filings show Chinese firms taking the lead

Quick Take

  • Over 5,800 blockchain patents were filed in 2019 according to data from Google Patents
  • Leading the charge are Chinese-based firms
  • Of these filings, only 3% of them were granted in the same year.
Over 5,800 blockchain patents were filed in 2019 according to data from Google Patents.

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