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

Unit: 1,000 pcs.
  Monthly Cumulative
Current y-o-y change Apr. 2018 - Mar. 2019 y-o-y change
Total of all batteries 319,125  96%  4,043,211  101% 
Total of primary batteries 239,489  101%  3,149,756  105% 
Zinc carbon batteries 7,118  78%  112,709  114% 
Alkaline batteries 99,929  102%  1,410,956  115% 
Silver oxide batteries 64,667  109%  799,387  95% 
Zinc air batteries 8,470  106%  87,025  106% 
Lithium batteries 59,306  97%  739,678  100% 
Coin type secondary lithium batteries 10,140  87%  113,644  87% 
Total of secondary batteries 69,495  83%  779,811  91% 
Total of lead-acid batteries 2,746  93%  31,122  97% 
For vehicles 2,230  94%  25,211  97% 
Four-wheel vehicles 2,102  94%  23,812  97% 
Original equipment 974  94%  10,676  98% 
Replacement 1,128  98%  12,636  97% 
Export
Two-wheel vehicles 128  101%  1,400  95% 
Industrial batteries 318  96%  3,459  102% 
Small valve-regulated batteries 199  80%  2,451  91% 
Total of small sealed-type batteries and others 66,749  83%  748,689  90% 
Nickel metal-hydride batteries 18,436  99%  225,356  95% 
Lithium-ion batteries 45,150  77%  484,396  89% 
Other alkaline batteries 3,163  93%  38,938  78% 

Portable flashlights 229  143%  2,711  125% 

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

Unit: ton
Total of lead-acid batteries 6,929  93%  77,001  101% 

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