Tin Consumption

2018

MONTHLY DOMESTIC TIN CONSUMPTION (in tonnes) 2018**
   TOTAL  SOLDER*  TINPLATE PEWTER OTHERS*
Jan. 171 101 57 3 10
Feb. 190 133 54 1 2
Mar. 158 93 49 13 3
Apr. 192 103 78 1 10
May 171 106 56 1 8
Jun. 192 116 61 13 2
Jul. 162 99 60 0 3
Aug. 215 132 75 1 7
Sep. 149 62 62 1 24
Oct. 117 23 69 1 24
Nov. 102 11 61 0 30
Dec. 145 40 77 4 24

 

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)