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As of January 2019
BAJ monthly sales volume
(Data from BAJ members)

Unit: 1,000 pcs.
  Monthly Cumulative
Current y-o-y change Apr. 2018 - Jan. 2019 y-o-y change
Total of all batteries 273,702  92%  3,422,138  102% 
Total of primary batteries 211,166  98%  2,672,323  106% 
Zinc carbon batteries 7,366  83%  95,945  118% 
Alkaline batteries 91,076  111%  1,202,127  116% 
Silver oxide batteries 53,114  83%  677,700  94% 
Zinc air batteries 7,589  135%  70,017  106% 
Lithium batteries 52,021  96%  626,534  100% 
Coin type secondary lithium batteries 7,447  66%  97,527  87% 
Total of secondary batteries 55,089  76%  652,289  92% 
Total of lead-acid batteries 2,669  98%  25,712  97% 
For vehicles 2,176  97%  20,842  97% 
Four-wheel vehicles 2,036  96%  19,711  98% 
Original equipment 849  101%  8,756  98% 
Replacement 1,187  97%  10,455  98% 
Export
Two-wheel vehicles 140  109%  1,132  93% 
Industrial batteries 292  106%  2,818  102% 
Small valve-regulated batteries 202  93%  2,052  92% 
Total of small sealed-type batteries and others 52,420  75%  626,577  92% 
Nickel metal-hydride batteries 15,629  87%  194,319  96% 
Lithium-ion batteries 33,853  73%  399,836  92% 
Other alkaline batteries 2,939  52%  32,422  76% 

Portable flashlights 193  117%  2,278  122% 

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

Unit: ton
Total of lead-acid batteries 6,461  107%  63,076  102% 

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