According to statistics published by United Nations Statistical Office, compared to the same time an year ago metallic molybdates import diminished greatly by 42.48%. The indicator sharply declined from 1 466 088 kilogram in 2016 to 843 362 kilogram previous year, as it follows the tendency of the prior year when it fell by 18.53%. The overall changes for the previous 29 years attained an increase of 16 982.48%. Still it has attained a decline at a 0.06 percent compound annual growth rate during the 5 years with a modest overall growth since the start of observations. It averaged 440 083.9 kilogram from 1989 to 2017 and it hit its all-time high of 1 799 605 kilogram in 2015 and record low of 2 800 kilogram in 1991.