This study analyzes the battery industry in China. It presents historical demand data (2001, 2006, 2011) and forecasts for 2016 and 2021 by primary battery type (zinc carbon/chloride, alkaline, lithium), secondary battery type (lead-acid, rechargeable lithium, nickel-metal hydride, nickel-cadmium), primary battery market (consumer, industrial, government, health care) and secondary battery market (e.g., portable devices, transportation equipment, motive power, backup power, government).The study also considers market environment factors, evaluates company market share and profiles industry participants.