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

Unit: 1,000 pcs.
  Monthly Cumulative
Current y-o-y change Apr. - Dec. 2016 y-o-y change
Total of all batteries 392,406  100%  3,095,783  102% 
Total of primary batteries 290,005  98%  2,246,094  101% 
Zinc carbon batteries 10,460  92%  76,550  103% 
Alkaline batteries 144,157  93%  965,472  103% 
Silver oxide batteries 59,471  102%  586,441  94% 
Zinc air batteries 7,145  118%  55,306  113% 
Lithium batteries 68,771  106%  562,325  104% 
Coin type secondary lithium batteries 10,450  122%  88,720  102% 
Total of secondary batteries 91,951  105%  760,969  105% 
Total of lead-acid batteries 3,301  103%  22,897  101% 
For vehicles 2,788  103%  18,416  100% 
Four-wheel vehicles 2,661  103%  17,392  100% 
Original equipment 876  107%  7,544  100% 
Replacement 1,745  101%  9,331  102% 
Export 40  73%  517  82% 
Two-wheel vehicles 127  102%  1,024  95% 
Industrial batteries 288  103%  2,466  105% 
Small valve-regulated batteries 225  109%  2,014  100% 
Total of small sealed-type batteries and others 88,650  105%  738,072  106% 
Nickel metal-hydride batteries 27,982  131%  202,614  106% 
Lithium-ion batteries 55,576  96%  487,917  111% 
Other alkaline batteries 5,092  96%  47,541  70% 

Portable flashlights 306  139%  2,188  121% 
Other devices using batteries

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

Unit: ton
Total of lead-acid batteries 6,425  100%  55,505  106% 

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