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primary battery

[′prī‚mer·ē ′bad·ə·rē]
(electricity)
A battery consisting of one or more primary cells.

primary battery

Two or more primary cells.
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Thus, established patterns are expected to remain basically in place as regards market prospects for the different primary battery chemistries.
What is the size of the primary battery and cell market in different American countries?
Table 72: Japanese Primary Battery Imports by Type (2006-2010): Volume Imports for Alkaline Batteries, Zinc Carbon Batteries, Lithium Batteries, Silver Oxide Batteries and Other Batteries in Million Units (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-29 Table 73: Japanese Primary Battery Imports by Type (2006-2010): Value Imports for Alkaline Batteries, Zinc Carbon Batteries, Lithium Batteries, Silver Oxide Batteries and Other Batteries in US$ Million (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-30 Secondary Batteries III-31 Table 74: Japanese Secondary Battery Exports by Type (2006-2010): Volume Exports for Lithium-ion Batteries, Nickel cadmium Batteries, Nickel metal-hydride Batteries and Other Batteries in Million Units (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-31
However, secondary batteries will continue to take away market share from primary units, as high-drain electronic devices and the batteries capable of powering them increase in popularity, restricting consumer primary battery market gains through 2017.
1 Primary Battery Supply & Demand 882 Alkaline Battery Supply & Demand 913 Primary Lithium Supply & Demand 954 Other Primary Battery Supply & Demand 975 Zinc-Air Battery Demand 996 Zinc-Carbon/Zinc-Chloride Battery Demand 1017 Silver Oxide Battery Demand 1028 Specialty & All Other Primary Battery Demand 105
Table 71: Japanese Primary Battery Exports by Type (2006-2010): Value Exports for Lithium Batteries, SilverOxide Batteries, Alkaline Batteries, Zinc Carbon Batteriesand Other Batteries in US$ Million (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) III-28
To meet this goal, Contour Energy will characterize and establish the technological feasibility of a new lithium carbon-fluoride-based high capacity primary battery that offers higher rate capabilities and enhanced safety characteristics compared to conventional Li/CFx primary systems.
Consumer applications will continue to represent about two-thirds of all primary battery demand in 2015.
Primary battery demand will be bolstered by increased use of electrical and electronic products traditionally powered by these batteries and the ongoing conversion from basic, lower-cost zinc-carbon and zinc-chloride dry cells to more advanced, higher-priced alkaline and lithium types.
The Primary Battery Manufacturing Industry report is the most comprehensive market research report available on this industry.
This package contains 8 primary battery and cell market analyses from the following American countries: Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru, United States.
Although alkaline batteries will remain the dominant primary battery type, accounting for 70 percent of sales in 2012, other types such as primary lithium and zinc-air will grow faster.