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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 25 November 2016

 

 

MRW’s regular reporting of movements in the markets for secondary materials

Summary

All the high value meals fell in price except for palladium which rose by £0.50 to £18.84 per gramme.

Bronze and gun metals all increased by £50 per tonne.

Most of the aluminium grades decreased between £25 and £50 per tonne.

Various copper grades went up in price by between £50 and £100 per tonne.

Lead scrap dropped by £50 per tonne.

Most nickel and alloy grades are unchanged.

 

PRN £/tonne change
Paper 0.55-0.75 -
Aluminium 12-14 -
Steel 4-5 -
Plastics 15 -
Glass aggregate 10-13 -
Glass remelt 10-13 -
Wood 1.5 -
Mixed energy  0.30 -

 

High Value Metals £/gramme change
Platinum  23.99 ↓0.17
Platinum scrap   17.49 ↓0.13
Palladium 18.84 ↑0.50
Fine gold 30.78 ↓0.98
9ct gold 11.15 ↓0.40
Fine silver 0.389 ↓0.007
925 silver 0.359 ↓0.007

 

Brass £/tonne change
Cuttings 2225-2350 -
Clean rod swarf 2100-2225 -
Unsorted brass scrap 2250-2300 -
Mixed brass scrap 2400-2550 -

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 2700-3000 ↑50
GM borings 2500-2650 ↑50
Commercial PB scrap 2800-3050 ↑50
Brass & copper radiators 2000-2250 ↑50

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cuttings 750-850 ↓50
Mixed alloy cuttings 700-800 -
Clean cast 650-800 ↓25
Old rolled 600-700 ↓50
Irony aluminium  150-200 ↓25
Turnings 400-550 ↓25
Loose litho 1000-1100 -
Clean aluminium wheels 925-1025 ↓25
Alu/copper radiators 1600-1725 ↓25
Extrusion: clean 1050-1150 ↓50
Extrusion: painted 950-1050 ↓50

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 3900-4100 ↑50
Greasy bright wire 3600-3900 ↑100
Clean flat bus bar 3800-3900 ↑100
No 1 burnt wire 3800-4000 ↑100
No 2 burnt wire 3550-3650 ↑100
Cylinders 3300-3450 -
Clean and painted 3600-3750 ↑50
New copper tube 3700-3850 ↑100
Heavy copper 3600-3750 ↑50
Braziery copper 3200-3300 -
Clean pyro cable 1800-1975 ↑75
PVC pyro cable 1450-1575 ↑25

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 1300-1400 ↑100
Low grade 700-850 -
Aluminium low grade 150-200 -

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1300-1350 ↓50
Batteries 500-650 -

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc base scrap 800-950 -
New cuttings 800-950 -

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 660-740 -
18/8 stainless steel turnings 280-380 -
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 880-1000 -
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 440-520 -
17% chrome iron 170-200 -
13% chrome iron 160-190 -
Pure nickel solids  6300 -
Pure tungsten  7000 -
Pure molybdenum  11827 ↑8
Pure cobalt  23735 ↑284
Wrought clean monel 3000-3180 ↑20
Monel turnings 1760-1840 -
70/30 cupronickel 3400-3560 ↑60
90/10 cupronickel 3100-3260 ↑60
Clean tungsten carbide 6000-6180 -
18/4/1 high-speed solids 210-250 -
18/4/1 high-speed turnings 170-200 -
6/5/2 high-speed solids 210-230 -
6/5/2 high-speed turnings 140-180 -

 

White metals   £/tonne change
Mixed pewter 8750 -
39% tinman’s solder 5950 -
29% plumber’s solder 4284 -
Solder joints 2346 -
6% mixed type metal 1704 -
     
Aluminium ingots    £/tonne change
LM2 1640 -
LM4 1680 -
LM6 1885 -
LM24 1550 -
LM25 1865 -
LM27 1680 -
Standard remelt ingots 1420 -
Mixed remelts 1420 -

 

Ferrous Metals £-tonne change
Broken foundry cast iron  60-90 -
Foundry short steel 55-100 -
Grade 0A heavy structural and plate 70-120 -
Grade 1 5ft old steel 65-95 -
Grade 2 2ft old steel 60-85 -
Grade 4C new production steel bales 80-105 -
Grade 5C loose light steel scrap (light iron) 40-70 -
Grade 7B mixed steel turnings 40-60 -
Grade 8B mixed cuttings 70-90 -
Grade 9 heavy cast iron (over size) 45-60 -
Grade 10 light cast iron 40-70 -
Grade 11 cast iron borings 45-65 -
Grade 12 a new production heavy steel scrap  70-100 -
Car engines 70-90 -
     

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