Molybdenum is one of the three metals used in ship construction. In most games, molybdenum is the rarest metal, occuring in planet cores about half as much as the more common duranium. But, molybdenum is also the primary metal used in constructing the most powerful large weapons in the game. Consequently, demand for molybdenum is quite strong.
- Moly is short for Molybdenum.
Molybdenum is used in jump gate construction.