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As of December 2018
BAJ monthly sales volume
(Data from BAJ members)

Unit: 1,000 pcs.
  Monthly Cumulative
Current y-o-y change Apr. - Dec. 2018 y-o-y change
Total of all batteries 377,739  94%  3,148,436  103% 
Total of primary batteries 292,378  94%  2,461,157  106% 
Zinc carbon batteries 11,133  97%  88,579  122% 
Alkaline batteries 145,376  101%  1,111,051  116% 
Silver oxide batteries 71,419  89%  624,586  95% 
Zinc air batteries 8,056  89%  62,428  103% 
Lithium batteries 56,394  87%  574,513  101% 
Coin type secondary lithium batteries 11,081  101%  90,080  90% 
Total of secondary batteries 74,280  94%  597,199  94% 
Total of lead-acid batteries 3,158  97%  23,042  97% 
For vehicles 2,667  97%  18,667  97% 
Four-wheel vehicles 2,541  97%  17,675  98% 
Original equipment
Replacement 1,651  99%  9,269  98% 
Export
Two-wheel vehicles 127  105%  992  91% 
Industrial batteries 292  104%  2,526  101% 
Small valve-regulated batteries 199  89%  1,850  92% 
Total of small sealed-type batteries and others 71,121  94%  574,157  94% 
Nickel metal-hydride batteries 23,061  101%  178,690  97% 
Lithium-ion batteries 44,983  95%  365,983  94% 
Other alkaline batteries 3,077  58%  29,484  80% 

Portable flashlights 232  133%  2,084  123% 

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

Unit: ton
Total of lead-acid batteries 6,553  103%  56,615  101% 

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