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The International Molybdenum Association is a non-profit trade association that represents around 95% of molybdenum mine production and almost all conversion capacity outside China, as well as significant production within China. Our global membership includes molybdenum producers, consumers, converters, traders and assayers.

There are significant benefits to becoming an IMOA member.


  Monitoring Regulatory Issues
Horizon scanning, early notification, and coordination of industry-wide responses to draft and developing regulation.
  Regulatory Liaison
A proactive approach by industry-leading experts providing rigorous scientific evidence to support appropriate regulation.
  Market Development
The opportunity to influence global market development programs which raise awareness of molybdenum's properties and support the use of molybdenum in new and existing applications.
  Technical Support
Extensive program of respected, independent technical advice fosters skills, knowledge and best practice in the metallurgical effects of moly-containing alloys across the industry. Publication of comprehensive training materials for alloy selection, fabrication and use supports increased use of molybdenum.
  Research Funding
Research and development programs increase knowledge of molybdenum, its properties and potential applications.
  Market statistics
Access to quarterly market data on the global production and use of molybdenum and comprehensive end-use market analysis.
Valuable opportunities for customers and suppliers to meet.

Membership rates

Membership is an effective way to benefit from valuable programs that help to develop markets and ensure appropriate regulation at a fraction of the cost of acting individually.

The current minimum subscription for membership is US$8,500 per annum. Producers and converters pay additional contributions based on production.


For further information on the rates and to discuss membership please contact us at info@imoa.info. To apply for membership download the IMOA application form.

Adding Value for Steel Makers
IMOA is keen to welcome steel makers to the Association. See this presentation to learn more about the value and benefits IMOA membership can offer.
Adding Value for Metallic Raw Material Recyclers
IMOA is keen to welcome metallic raw material recyclers to the Association. Discover more about the value and benefits an IMOA membership can offer.