Molibdenum production on Earth

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Gruiz Katalin

The map shows the molibdenum production all over the World.

Molibdenum and its compounds are used as followings:

Mo: due to its low expansion, it is used for mechanical accessoires in machinery working on high temperatures

MoS2: used as polimer additive and also as lubricant.

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