Primary batteries manufacturing comprises establishments manufacturing disposable flashlight batteries, dry cells, lithium batteries and watch batteries. Primary batteries are small single use batteries that generate electric power from chemical reactions that occur between the terminals and the electrolyte in the battery. These are mostly used in portable devices that require low current.
The global primary batteries market was valued at $28.2 billion in 2017. Asia Pacific was the largest geographic region accounting for $22.4 billion or 79.67% of the global market. China was the largest country accounting for $16.4 billion or 58.4% of the global primary batteries market.
Micro-battery is a latest addition to the primary battery market that are as small as a rice grain. These batteries are used mostly used in transmitters. Companies manufacturing these micro-batteries that are small enough to be injected into an organism and last longer that similar-sized batteries.
The companies covered are Panasonic Corporation,Duracell, Energizer, Hitachi Maxell, and EnerSys Ltd.
The countries covered are USA, China, Germany, Brazil, Japan, UK, Spain, Russia, France, Australia, Italy, India and rest of the world.
The primary batteries market is segmented into Alkaline, Lithium, and Others - Primary Batteries.
Alkaline comprises of establishments manufacturing alkaline.
Lithium comprises of establishments manufacturing lithium.
Others - Primary Batteries comprises of establishments manufacturing other primary batteries except alkaline & lithium.