KLTM Tin Prices

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