The CAA 4th Quarter 2018 grinds is 208,900 metric tons, an increase of 6.32% compared to corresponding 2017 period, and an increase of 6.35 % compared to the previous quarter (3rd Qtr 2018). 

This is another record quarter, the highest recorded since CAA started compiling in 2011, and a strong showing against 2017. 

Full year 2018 is 780,956mt, an increase of 7.84% over calendar year 2017.

Grinding Figures 
(in tonnes)

Q1

Q2

Q3

Q4

Full Year

FY 2018
190,244
185,394
196,418
208,900
780,956
FY 2017
177,450
160,878
189,407
196,476
724,211

y-o-y change

+7.21 %

+15.24 %

+3.70 %

+6.32%

+7.84%

 

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.