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As of November 2016
BAJ monthly sales volume
(Data from BAJ members)

Unit: 1,000 pcs.
  Monthly Cumulative
Current y-o-y change Apr. - Nov. 2016 y-o-y change
Total of all batteries 382,054  106%  2,703,377  102% 
Total of primary batteries 287,907  105%  1,956,089  101% 
Zinc carbon batteries 9,571  96%  66,090  105% 
Alkaline batteries 150,009  113%  821,315  105% 
Silver oxide batteries 64,662  96%  526,970  93% 
Zinc air batteries 6,666  114%  48,161  112% 
Lithium batteries 56,998  96%  493,554  104% 
Coin type secondary lithium batteries 11,663  116%  78,270  100% 
Total of secondary batteries 82,485  111%  669,018  105% 
Total of lead-acid batteries 3,057  110%  19,596  100% 
For vehicles 2,499  111%  15,628  100% 
Four-wheel vehicles 2,375  111%  14,731  100% 
Original equipment 937  107%  6,669  99% 
Replacement 1,377  115%  7,586  102% 
Export 61  110%  477  83% 
Two-wheel vehicles 125  103%  896  94% 
Industrial batteries 321  108%  2,178  106% 
Small valve-regulated batteries 237  109%  1,790  99% 
Total of small sealed-type batteries and others 79,428  111%  649,422  106% 
Nickel metal-hydride batteries 20,972  120%  174,632  103% 
Lithium-ion batteries 53,582  109%  432,341  113% 
Other alkaline batteries 4,873  98%  42,449  68% 

Portable flashlights 267  171%  1,883  118% 
Other devices using batteries

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

Unit: ton
Total of lead-acid batteries 7,256  106%  49,080  107% 

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