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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 10 May 2019

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

PRN £/tonne   £/gramme   Change  
Paper   21   ↑1  
Aluminium   85   ↑5  
Steel   25   ↑5  
Plastics   165   ↑15  
Glass aggregate   26.5   ↓3.5  
Glass remelt   26.5   ↓3.5  
Wood   40   ↓5
 
Energy Recovery    0.9   -  

 

High Value Metals £/gramme change
Platinum 21.459 ↓0.246
Platinum scrap 15.646 ↓0.18
Palladium 32.682 ↓0.859
Fine gold 31.771 ↑0.216
9ct gold 11.557 ↑0.079
Fine silver 0.332 ↑0.002
925 silver 0.307 ↑0.002

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 2550-2650 -
Brass & copper radiators 2100-2200 -
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3000-3150 ↓100
GM borings 2900-3000 ↓100
Commercial PB scrap 3150-3300 ↓50
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 650-800 -
Mixed alloy cuttings 650-800 -
Clean cast 500-580 ↓20
Old rolled 400-550 -
Irony aluminium  150-220 ↑20
Turnings 300-340 -
Loose litho 950-1150 ↑50
Clean aluminium wheels 850-950 -
Alu/copper radiators 1300-1400 ↓100
Extrusion: clean 1000-1120 ↓30
Extrusion: painted 900-1000 ↓50

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 4100-4200 ↓100
Greasy bright wire 3700-4050 -
Clean flat bus bar 3900-4100 ↓100
No 1 burnt wire 3900-4000 ↓50
No 2 burnt wire 3450-3600 ↓50
Cylinders 3150-3300 ↓100
New copper tube 3900-4000 ↓100
Heavy copper 3650-4000 -
Braziery copper 2900-3000 ↓100
Clean pyro cable 1500-1750 ↑50
PVC pyro cable 1080-1350 -

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 1150-1360 ↑10
Low grade 570-780 ↑30
Aluminium low grade 200-250 -

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1050-1250 ↑50
Batteries 450-550 -

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 1000-1200 -
     

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 620-640 -
18/8 stainless steel turnings 280-300 -
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 930-940 -
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 400-420 -
17% chrome iron 180-200 -
13% chrome iron 150-160 -
Pure nickel solids 5960 -
Pure tungsten 14400 -
Pure molybdenum 19858 -
Pure cobalt 26700 ↑19
Wrought clean monel 2840-2900 -
Monel turnings 1240-1400 -
70/30 cupronickel 3000-3040 -
90/10 cupronickel 2700-2740 -
Clean tungsten carbide 11400-11600 -
18/4/1 high-speed solids 230-240 -
18/4/1 high-speed turnings 210-230 -
6/5/2 high-speed solids 230-240 -
6/5/2 high-speed turnings 150-170 -

 

White metals   £/tonne change
Mixed pewter 7098 ↓336
39% tinman’s solder 4992 ↓71
29% plumber’s solder 3436 ↓78
Solder Joints 1666 ↓88
6% mixed type metal 1382 ↓93
     
Aluminium ingots    £/tonne change
LM2 1660 -
LM4 1740 ↑60
LM6 1840 -
LM24 1550 -
LM25 1830 -
LM27 1670 -
     

 

Ferrous Metals £-tonne change
Broken foundry cast iron  105-115 -
Foundry short steel 120-135 -
Grade 0A heavy structural and plate 95-175 ↓5
Grade 1 5ft old steel 110-115 -
Grade 2 2ft old steel 115-120 -
Grade 4C new production steel bales 105-130 -
Grade 5C loose light steel scrap (light iron) 55-80 -
Grade 7B mixed steel turnings 115-125 -
Grade 8B mixed cuttings 105-185 -
Grade 9 heavy cast iron (over size) 65-75 -
Grade 10 light cast iron 70-85 -
Grade 11 cast iron borings 50-60 -
Grade 12 a new production heavy steel scrap  140-145 -
Car engines 165-230 -
     

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