Tin Consumption

2016

MONTHLY DOMESTIC TIN CONSUMPTION (in tonnes)
 YEAR  TOTAL CONSUMPTION  SOLDER  *  TINPLATE PEWTER OTHERS *
 2016**          
 Jan. 167 97 63 3 4
Feb. 205 140 46 12 7
Mar. 213 144 63 3 3
Apr. 233 150 63 15 6
May 236 117 69 14 36
Jun. 151 82 58 3 7
Jul. 116 44 59 11 3
Aug. 200 133
59 6 2
Sep. 204 152 45 3 4
Oct. 173 79 73 13 8
Nov. 154 83 67 0 4
Dec. 186 93 86 3 4

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.
** : Preliminary 

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)