Molybdenum (mine) production reached 56,300 tonnes in 2015 in USA, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 17.4 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, molybdenum (mine) production in USA reached an all time high of 87,600 tonnes in 1973 and an all time low of 15,238 tonnes in 1983. When compared to USA's main peers, molybdenum (mine) production in Canada amounted to 4,189 tonnes, 130,000 tonnes in China and 12,279 tonnes in Mexico in 2015.
USA has been ranked 2nd within the group of 14 countries we follow in terms of molybdenum (mine) production, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.