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As of July 2017
BAJ monthly sales volume
(Data from BAJ members)

Unit: 1,000 pcs.
  Monthly Cumulative
Current y-o-y change Apr. - Jul. 2017 y-o-y change
Total of all batteries 328,781  98%  1,301,098  100% 
Total of primary batteries 249,841  103%  981,232  104% 
Zinc carbon batteries 8,226  102%  28,973  88% 
Alkaline batteries 95,848  97%  363,302  97% 
Silver oxide batteries 76,136  118%  302,294  118% 
Zinc air batteries 5,888  94%  22,473  93% 
Lithium batteries 63,744  98%  264,191  102% 
Coin type secondary lithium batteries 11,779  127%  43,744  127% 
Total of secondary batteries 67,161  81%  276,121  86% 
Total of lead-acid batteries 2,598  103%  9,667  107% 
For vehicles 2,097  105%  7,707  108% 
Four-wheel vehicles 1,987  105%  7,235  108% 
Original equipment 943  108%  3,566  112% 
Replacement 994  105%  3,481  106% 
Export 50  74%  188  78% 
Two-wheel vehicles 110  93%  472  109% 
Industrial batteries 287  105%  1,056  107% 
Small valve-regulated batteries 214  89%  904  101% 
Total of small sealed-type batteries and others 64,563  81%  266,454  85% 
Nickel metal-hydride batteries 20,875  83%  84,166  100% 
Lithium-ion batteries 39,311  80%  167,301  80% 
Other alkaline batteries 4,376  77%  14,987  74% 

Portable flashlights 158  85%  685  76% 

Lead quantity in lead-acid batteries
(Data from BAJ members)

Unit: ton
Total of lead-acid batteries 6,354  102%  23,327  107% 

Note) When the past monthly figures is found wrong, correction is made only in the cumulative figures.