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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 1 June 2018

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

PRN £/tonne   £/gramme   Change  
Paper   6.5-7.5   ↑3  
Aluminium   20   -  
Steel   7.5   ↑2  
Plastics   60-61   ↓2  
Glass aggregate   14   ↑0.5  
Glass remelt   14   -  
Wood   25   ↑7
 
Energy Recovery    0.3   ↓0.15  

 

High Value Metals £/gramme change
Platinum 21.9 ↑0.7
Platinum scrap 15.97 ↑0.51
Palladium 23.67 ↑0.24
Fine gold 31.45 ↑0.55
9ct gold 11.44 ↑0.2
Fine silver 0.356 -
925 silver 0.329 -

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 2800-3330 ↑30
Brass & copper radiators 2500-2700 -
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3200-3500 ↑30
GM borings 3185-3330 ↑80
Commercial PB scrap 3300-3700 ↑200
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 950-1080 ↑30
Mixed alloy cuttings 780-870 ↓80
Clean cast 750-985 ↑85
Old rolled 650-870 ↑50
Irony aluminium  200-340 ↑20
Turnings 450-610 ↑50
Loose litho 1000-1370 ↑70
Clean aluminium wheels 950-1150 -
Alu/copper radiators 1450-1900 ↑200
Extrusion: clean 1100-1430 ↑80
Extrusion: painted 1000-1360 ↑80

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 4500-4750 ↑50
Greasy bright wire 4120-4470 ↑270
Clean flat bus bar 4400-4630 ↑130
No 1 burnt wire 4360-4550 ↓50
No 2 burnt wire 3900-4150 ↑50
Cylinders 3500-3870 ↑70
New copper tube 4400-4670 ↑70
Heavy copper 4000-4300 -
Braziery copper 3300-3640 ↑40
Clean pyro cable 2100-2380 ↑150
PVC pyro cable 1600-1825 ↑25

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 1100-1290 ↑90
Low grade 600-720 ↓20
Aluminium low grade 300-350 ↓50

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1200-1600 ↑100
Batteries 500-680 ↑80

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 900-1200 ↑100
     

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 840-880 -
18/8 stainless steel turnings 390-430 -
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 1140-1180 -
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 540-560 -
17% chrome iron 260-300 -
13% chrome iron 200-220 -
Pure nickel solids 8000 -
Pure tungsten 14680 -
Pure molybdenum 19487 ↑157
Pure cobalt 68039 ↑395
Wrought clean monel 3420-3480 -
Monel turnings 1580-1680 -
70/30 cupronickel 3580-3620 -
90/10 cupronickel 3280-3300 -
Clean tungsten carbide 11300-11700 -
18/4/1 high-speed solids 260-280 -
18/4/1 high-speed turnings 240-250 -
6/5/2 high-speed solids 250-280 -
6/5/2 high-speed turnings 170-190 -

 

White metals   £/tonne change
Mixed pewter 6729 ↑374
39% tinman’s solder 4920 ↑257
29% plumber’s solder 3469 ↑210
Solder joints 1859 ↑139
6% mixed type metal 1674 ↑91
     
Aluminium ingots    £/tonne change
LM2 1810 -
LM4 1830 -
LM6 1995 ↑20
LM24 1700 -
LM25 1985 -
LM27 1830 -
     

 

Ferrous Metals £-tonne change
Broken foundry cast iron  125-140 -
Foundry short steel 140-160 -
Grade 0A heavy structural and plate 140-205 ↑15
Grade 1 5ft old steel 130-140 -
Grade 2 2ft old steel 135-145 -
Grade 4C new production steel bales 125-155 -
Grade 5C loose light steel scrap (light iron) 80-110 ↑10
Grade 7B mixed steel turnings 70-90 -
Grade 8B mixed cuttings 90-105 -
Grade 9 heavy cast iron (over size) 85-100 -
Grade 10 light cast iron 90-110 -
Grade 11 cast iron borings 70-85 -
Grade 12 a new production heavy steel scrap  160-170 -
Car engines 170-185 -
     

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