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

Unit: 1,000 pcs.
  Monthly Cumulative
Current y-o-y change Apr. 2016 - Jan. 2017 y-o-y change
Total of all batteries 255,702  93%  3,351,485  101% 
Total of primary batteries 179,169  93%  2,425,264  100% 
Zinc carbon batteries 7,575  107%  84,125  104% 
Alkaline batteries 70,011  116%  1,035,483  104% 
Silver oxide batteries 47,890  74%  634,331  92% 
Zinc air batteries 5,097  85%  60,403  110% 
Lithium batteries 48,596  90%  610,921  103% 
Coin type secondary lithium batteries 8,882  104%  97,602  102% 
Total of secondary batteries 67,650  89%  828,619  104% 
Total of lead-acid batteries 2,780  103%  25,677  101% 
For vehicles 2,262  104%  20,678  100% 
Four-wheel vehicles 2,139  104%  19,531  101% 
Original equipment 853  107%  8,398  101% 
Replacement 1,240  103%  10,571  102% 
Export 45  77%  562  81% 
Two-wheel vehicles 124  100%  1,147  95% 
Industrial batteries 280  93%  2,747  104% 
Small valve-regulated batteries 237  105%  2,252  100% 
Total of small sealed-type batteries and others 64,870  89%  802,942  104% 
Nickel metal-hydride batteries 16,173  104%  218,787  106% 
Lithium-ion batteries 44,595  85%  532,512  108% 
Other alkaline batteries 4,103  75%  51,644  70% 

Portable flashlights 179  138%  2,367  122% 
Other devices using batteries

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

Unit: ton
Total of lead-acid batteries 6,358  92%  61,863  104% 

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