KLTM Tin Prices

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 

Source: Malaysia Smelting Corporation Bhd