Applying patent analysis with Competitive technical intelligence: the case of Plastics

Marisela Rodríguez Salvador, Mario Alberto Tello Bañuelos

Abstract


This article presents a methodology that integrates patent analysis in a study of Competitive Technical Intelligence. Our approach was applied in the area of plastics. We identified areas of research, leading companies and technology trends.

Keywords


Competitive technical intelligence, innovations, patent analysis, plastics, thermoplastic elastomers

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