Patent Broker Services in the US: Market Research Report

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Patent Broker Services Market Research Report | Technology | Computer Services | Mar 2013

One of a kind: Operators' specialized nature will ensure their growth as demand for patents rise

IBISWorld’s Patent Broker Services market research report can be used to help you: understand market size and growth potential; major companies; draft business plans and pitch books; and conduct benchmarking and SWOT analysis. Our industry analysis highlights macro industry trends in the overall sector and micro trends faced by companies that do business in the industry. The industry report also provides key industry statistics and 5-year forecasts to anticipate future industry prospects so you can decide with confidence.

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Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 08-13
Annual Growth 13-18
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Patent brokers help patent holders monetize intellectual property assets, allows buyers to get new patents quickly and patent holders to sell patents to other organizations. Though demand dipped slightly during the recession, corporate profit and expenditure on research and development quickly picked back up boosting industry revenue; this growth is expected to continue over the next five years.... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter

IBISWorld estimates that revenue for the Patent Broker Services industry will increase at an average rate of 3.0% per year to $67.2 million in the five years to 2013, including projected growth of 3.2% in 2013. In spite of the industry's overall growth, the recession caused a temporary decline in industry demand. IBISWorld estimates that industry revenue fell 3.5% and 2.1% in 2008 and 2009, respectively. The decline was largely the result of falling corporate profit and reduced research and development (R&D) expenditure. Another reason that demand for the industry fell in those years was a decline in the number of patent applications in 2008 and 2009... purchase to read more


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What is the Patent Broker Services Industry?

This industry provides professional, scientific or technical services in the field of patents. A patent broker helps patent holders monetize intellectual property assets, allows buyers to get new patents quickly and helps patent holders sell patents to other organizations.

Industry Products
Patent enforcementPatent licensing and salesPatent acquisition
Industry Activities
Patent salesPatent acquisitionPatent enforcementPatent valuationPatent transaction consultation

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