Tin Consumption

2017

MONTHLY DOMESTIC TIN CONSUMPTION (in tonnes) 2017**
   TOTAL  SOLDER*  TINPLATE PEWTER OTHERS*
Jan. 171 102 54 12 3
Feb. 203 133 64 2 4
Mar. 322 139 76 13 94
Apr. 263 100 72 2 89
May 218 150 61 3 4
Jun. 258 108 61 12 77
Jul. 320 143 76 1 100
Aug. 178 79 62 2 35
Sep. 179 101 40 1 37
Oct. 225 104 68 4 49
Nov. 204 95 49 1 59
Dec. 166 94 51 10 8

 

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
N.Y.A : Not yet available

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)