World lead consumption from 2004 to 2014 (in 1,000 metric tons)

The graph portrays the global consumption of lead metal between 2004 and 2014. In 2010, almost ten million metric tons of lead were consumed worldwide. Lead is widely used in the area of battery manufacturing.

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 Consumption in thousand metric tons
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