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9. Partner countries in patents granted to Finnish inventors in 2006

Partner's country of residence  
Domestic ownership of inventions made abroad, EPO Domestic ownership of inventions made abroad, USPTO Foreign ownership of domestic inventions, EPO Foreign ownership of domestic inventions, USPTO Patents with at least one foreign co-inventor, EPO Patents with at least one foreign co-inventor, USPTO
Total of grants 835 1040 788 915 788 915
Total co-operation with abroad 177 295 74 96 92 129
EU-25 123 146 50 45 62 67
Great Britain 33 46 2 3 10 13
United States 33 123 14 41 22 56
Germany 31 30 8 8 20 21
Sweden 19 25 32 19 14 10
Denmark 15 26 3 1 5 5
Austria 10 1 1 .. 5 2
Japan 7 12 .. .. 3 1
Netherlands 5 7 2 13 5 10
France 5 2 .. 1 6 4
Italy 2 5 .. .. 1 3
Switzerland 1 2 6 7 2 4

Source: Patenting 2006. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.10.2007

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Patenting [e-publication].
ISSN=1797-3023. 2006, 9. Partner countries in patents granted to Finnish inventors in 2006 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 16.10.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/pat/2006/pat_2006_2007-10-25_tau_009_en.html