The CAA 2nd Quarter 2018 grinds is 185,394 metric tons, an increase of 15.24% compared to corresponding 2017 period, and a decrease of 2.55% compared to the previous quarter (1st Qtr 2018).

This is the best 2nd quarter figures since 2015, reflecting continuing robust demand.

 

Grinding Figures
(in tonnes)

Q1

Q2

Q3

Q4

Full Year

FY 2018
190,244
185,394
FY 2017
177,450
160,878
189,407
196,476
724,211

y-o-y change

+7.21 %

+15.24 %

 

Note: All figures(in tonnes) reflect the compilation of grindings from Malaysia and CAA members from Singapore and Indonesia.
No changes to number of participating members since 1st quarter 2015.