Tin Consumption

2015

MONTHLY DOMESTIC TIN CONSUMPTION (in tonnes)
 YEAR  TOTAL CONSUMPTION  SOLDER  *  TINPLATE PEWTER OTHERS *
2015          
Jan. 120 67 47 2 4
Feb. 123 78 38 5 2
Mar. 205 128 63 6 8
Apr. 85 33 37 11 4
May 159 108 35 4 12
Jun 158 105 51 0 2
Jul. 157 99 31 14 13
Aug. 158 82
66 2 8
Sep. 182 101 66 4 11
Oct. 166 90 55 13 8
Nov. 176 102 65 4 5
Dec. 211 140 54 12 5

Local consumption of tin metal refers to the use of tin in a particular application. Sales to manufacturing industries have been used as proxy for consumption except in the case of manufacture of tinplate for which actual consumption data available.


* : The figures include high-grade tin (99.9% Sn) imported for consumption.

Source: Malaysia Smelting Corporation Bhd

             

MALAYSIAN TIN PRODUCTS MANUFACTURERS' ASSOCIATION (MTPMA)
MALAYSIAN TIN PRODUCTS MANUFACTURERS' ASSOCIATION (MTPMA)
MALAYSIAN TIN PRODUCTS MANUFACTURERS' ASSOCIATION (MTPMA)
MALAYSIAN TIN PRODUCTS MANUFACTURERS' ASSOCIATION (MTPMA)
MALAYSIAN TIN PRODUCTS MANUFACTURERS' ASSOCIATION (MTPMA)
MALAYSIAN TIN PRODUCTS MANUFACTURERS' ASSOCIATION (MTPMA)