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Appendix table 8. Patents granted to finnish enterprises by US Patent and Trademark Office by industry (TOL 2008), 2009

Industry US Patent and Trademark Office 2009
Patents Number of enterprises
Total 990 134
C Manufacturing, total 887 83
10-12 Food industry    
13-15 Textile, clothing, leather and footwear industry 2 2
16-17 Wood and paper industry 3 3
19-22 Chemical industry 25 10
24-25, 28-30 Metal and engineering industry 125 33
26-27 Electrical and electronics industry 723 29
Other manufacturing 9 6
D,E Electricity, gas and water supply 1 1
F Construction    
G Wholesale and retail trade 5 3
J IInformation and communication 15 12
72 Scientific research and development 21 15
M Professional, scientific and technical activities (excl. 72) 37 13
Other industries 24 7

Source: Patenting 2009. Statistics Finland

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Updated 11.11.2010

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Patenting [e-publication].
ISSN=1797-3023. 2009, Appendix table 8. Patents granted to finnish enterprises by US Patent and Trademark Office by industry (TOL 2008), 2009 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 25.3.2019].
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