China proclaims 6G lead through its extensive patent portfolio
The China National Intellectual Property Administration (CNIPA) used state media this week to proclaim the country’s lead in the development of 6G.
CNIPA made the declaration on World Intellectual Property Day (April 26th) and pointed to its analysis of 6G-related patents which found – of 38,000 patents – around 35 percent (13,449) came from China.
The US took second place with 18 percent of patents relating to 6G.
In the report, CNIPA advises China to...