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

Unit: 1,000 pcs.
  Monthly Cumulative
Current y-o-y change Apr. 2016 - Mar. 2017 y-o-y change
Total of all batteries 343,802  103%  4,005,964  102% 
Total of primary batteries 256,687  111%  2,906,375  102% 
Zinc carbon batteries 7,905  107%  99,043  103% 
Alkaline batteries 90,032  98%  1,209,825  103% 
Silver oxide batteries 75,976  118%  777,533  97% 
Zinc air batteries 6,634  95%  73,784  107% 
Lithium batteries 76,141  125%  746,191  104% 
Coin type secondary lithium batteries 7,596  89%  113,899  102% 
Total of secondary batteries 79,519  85%  985,690  102% 
Total of lead-acid batteries 3,047  105%  31,549  102% 
For vehicles 2,439  104%  25,361  101% 
Four-wheel vehicles 2,295  104%  23,948  102% 
Original equipment 1,028  106%  10,368  102% 
Replacement 1,215  104%  12,903  102% 
Export 51  89%  677  84% 
Two-wheel vehicles 145  101%  1,413  96% 
Industrial batteries 357  100%  3,432  103% 
Small valve-regulated batteries 251  120%  2,756  103% 
Total of small sealed-type batteries and others 76,471  85%  954,141  102% 
Nickel metal-hydride batteries 19,686  104%  255,709  106% 
Lithium-ion batteries 52,540  81%  638,465  105% 
Other alkaline batteries 4,246  63%  59,967  70% 

Portable flashlights 167  101%  2,703  120% 

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

Unit: ton
Total of lead-acid batteries 7,958  94%  77,849  104% 

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