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

Unit: 1,000 pcs.
  Monthly Cumulative
Current y-o-y change Apr. - Dec. 2017 y-o-y change
Total of all batteries 400,284  102%  3,048,971  98% 
Total of primary batteries 310,459  107%  2,315,570  103% 
Zinc carbon batteries 11,435  109%  72,732  95% 
Alkaline batteries 144,238  100%  954,780  99% 
Silver oxide batteries 80,538  135%  657,989  112% 
Zinc air batteries 9,101  127%  60,565  110% 
Lithium batteries 65,147  95%  569,504  101% 
Coin type secondary lithium batteries 11,010  105%  100,391  113% 
Total of secondary batteries 78,816  86%  633,010  83% 
Total of lead-acid batteries 3,243  98%  23,661  103% 
For vehicles 2,739  98%  19,158  104% 
Four-wheel vehicles 2,618  98%  18,072  104% 
Original equipment 904  103%  8,107  107% 
Replacement 1,667  96%  9,477  102% 
Export 46  116%  487  94% 
Two-wheel vehicles 121  95%  1,087  106% 
Industrial batteries 281  97%  2,496  101% 
Small valve-regulated batteries 224  100%  2,006  100% 
Total of small sealed-type batteries and others 75,572  85%  609,349  83% 
Nickel metal-hydride batteries 22,834  82%  183,736  91% 
Lithium-ion batteries 47,459  85%  388,731  80% 
Other alkaline batteries 5,280  104%  36,882  78% 

Portable flashlights 175  57%  1,701  78% 

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

Unit: ton
Total of lead-acid batteries 6,356  99%  55,970  101% 

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