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As of January 2020
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 269,698  99%  3,337,056  98% 
Total of primary batteries 208,548  99%  2,643,423  99% 
Zinc carbon batteries 6,493  88%  85,405  89% 
Alkaline batteries 78,545  86%  1,217,321  101% 
Silver oxide batteries 61,983  117%  653,708  96% 
Zinc air batteries 7,449  98%  73,008  104% 
Lithium batteries 54,078  104%  613,981  98% 
Coin type secondary lithium batteries 9,097  122%  105,542  108% 
Total of secondary batteries 52,053  95%  588,092  90% 
Total of lead-acid batteries 2,542  96%  24,431  97% 
For vehicles 2,050  95%  19,775  97% 
Four-wheel vehicles 1,932  95%  18,670  97% 
Original equipment 837  99%  8,705  99% 
Replacement 1,095  92%  9,965  95% 
Export
Two-wheel vehicles 118  100%  1,106  100% 
Industrial batteries 303  104%  2,749  98% 
Small valve-regulated batteries 190  94%  1,907  93% 
Total of small sealed-type batteries and others 49,511  94%  563,660  90% 
Nickel metal-hydride batteries 14,339  92%  183,572  94% 
Lithium-ion batteries 32,249  95%  345,688  86% 
Other alkaline batteries 2,923  99%  34,401  106% 

Portable flashlights 177  92%  2,479  109% 

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

Unit: ton
Total of lead-acid batteries 6,733  104%  62,294  99% 

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