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As of August 2019
BAJ monthly sales volume
(Data from BAJ members)

Unit: 1,000 pcs.
  Monthly Cumulative
Current y-o-y change Dec. - Dec. -0001 y-o-y change
Total of all batteries 336,819  104%  1,640,107  99% 
Total of primary batteries 265,995  106%  1,292,171  101% 
Zinc carbon batteries 9,092  107%  38,436  91% 
Alkaline batteries 112,517  106%  545,977  103% 
Silver oxide batteries 74,879  115%  352,660  103% 
Zinc air batteries 7,497  99%  37,482  106% 
Lithium batteries 62,010  97%  317,615  97% 
Coin type secondary lithium batteries 12,038  114%  52,459  100% 
Total of secondary batteries 58,786  96%  295,477  91% 
Total of lead-acid batteries 2,187  96%  11,504  100% 
For vehicles 1,743  96%  9,142  100% 
Four-wheel vehicles 1,618  94%  8,537  100% 
Original equipment 750  96%  4,418  103% 
Replacement 868  92%  4,120  97% 
Export
Two-wheel vehicles 125  135%  605  110% 
Industrial batteries 266  106%  1,375  103% 
Small valve-regulated batteries 178  86%  987  94% 
Total of small sealed-type batteries and others 56,599  96%  283,973  91% 
Nickel metal-hydride batteries 17,473  91%  92,685  92% 
Lithium-ion batteries 36,240  100%  174,358  89% 
Other alkaline batteries 2,886  95%  16,930  102% 

Portable flashlights 218  99%  1,001  108% 

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

Unit: ton
Total of lead-acid batteries 6,008  107%  31,076  103% 

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