In 2019, the Company applied for 7,439 patents, among which, 4,843 were granted,
ranking No.1 among SOEs in terms of patent comprehensive advantage evaluation. The
Company won 1 second-prize of National Technology Invention Award, 6 second- prizes
of National Science & Technology Progress Award, 1 Gold Award, 3 Silver Awards and
6 Honorable Mentions of Chinese Patent Award.