United Nations Statistical Office announced that compared to the previous year metal import barely grew by 2.97 percent. It pinpoints the all-time maximum since 2007 as the indicator rose hardly from 16 287 US Dollar to 16 771 US Dollar, as it follows the tendency of the prior year when it increased by 393.99%. The overall changes for the previous 10 years reached a raise of 414.61%. Likewise, it has attained the average annual growth rate of 0.12% during the last 5 years with a negligible overall rise since the start of time series. It averaged 5 737.3 US Dollar from 2007 to 2016 and it hit its minimum of 3 259 US Dollar in 2007.