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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 11 January 2019

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

PRN £/tonne   £/gramme   Change  
Paper   17   ↓8  
Aluminium   150   ↑30  
Steel   23   ↓2  
Plastics   95   ↑18.5  
Glass aggregate   43   ↑7  
Glass remelt   43   ↑7  
Wood   60   ↓10
 
Energy Recovery    1.15   ↓0.05  

 

High Value Metals £/gramme change
Platinum 20.719 ↑0.443
Platinum scrap 15.107 ↑0.323
Palladium 33.741 ↑1.335
Fine gold 32.406 ↓0.532
9ct gold 11.788 ↓0.193
Fine silver 0.355 ↓0.002
925 silver 0.328 ↓0.003

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 2490-2800 -
Brass & copper radiators 2100-2300 -
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3100-3300 -
GM borings 2900-3100 -
Commercial PB scrap 3200-3500 -
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 550-720 ↑50
Mixed alloy cuttings 420-550 ↑20
Clean cast 500-600 -
Old rolled 385-450 ↑50
Irony aluminium  160-200 -
Turnings 100-200 -
Loose litho 960-1020 ↑20
Clean aluminium wheels 800-920 -
Alu/copper radiators 1300-1450 -
Extrusion: clean 930-950 -
Extrusion: painted 860-900 -

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 4000-4200 -
Greasy bright wire 3700-3800 -
Clean flat bus bar 3800-4100 -
No 1 burnt wire 3200-4000 ↓50
No 2 burnt wire 3000-3600 -
Cylinders 3120-3400 ↑50
New copper tube 3900-4100 -
Heavy copper 3500-3900 -
Braziery copper 2740-3200 -
Clean pyro cable 1510-1700 ↓100
PVC pyro cable 1160-1300 ↓100

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 1000-1100 -
Low grade 500-510 -
Aluminium low grade 270-300 -

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1000-1170 -
Batteries 400-450 -

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 900-1000 -
     

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 580-600 ↓20
18/8 stainless steel turnings 280-310 -
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 890-910 -
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 400-420 -
17% chrome iron 180-200 -
13% chrome iron 120-140 -
Pure nickel solids 5800 ↓100
Pure tungsten 15000 -
Pure molybdenum 20368 ↓205
Pure cobalt 32902 ↓4289
Wrought clean monel 2800-3000 -
Monel turnings 1240-1400 -
70/30 cupronickel 3000-3020 -
90/10 cupronickel 2700-2720 -
Clean tungsten carbide 12000-12060 -
18/4/1 high-speed solids 240-250 -
18/4/1 high-speed turnings 220-230 -
6/5/2 high-speed solids 240-250 -
6/5/2 high-speed turnings 160-170 -

 

White metals   £/tonne change
Mixed pewter 6373.5 ↓281.5
39% tinman’s solder 4629 ↓159
29% plumber’s solder 3206 ↓113
Solder joints 1641 ↓42
6% mixed type metal 1502 ↑18
     
Aluminium ingots    £/tonne change
LM2 1720 -
LM4 1740 -
LM6 1900 -
LM24 1610 -
LM25 1910 -
LM27 1730 -
     

 

Ferrous Metals £-tonne change
Broken foundry cast iron  110-120 ↓15
Foundry short steel 125-140 ↓15
Grade 0A heavy structural and plate 120-190 -
Grade 1 5ft old steel 115-120 ↓15
Grade 2 2ft old steel 120-125 ↓15
Grade 4C new production steel bales 110-135 ↓15
Grade 5C loose light steel scrap (light iron) 50-80 ↓20
Grade 7B mixed steel turnings 100-120 ↓15
Grade 8B mixed cuttings 90-185 ↓20
Grade 9 heavy cast iron (over size) 70-80 ↓15
Grade 10 light cast iron 75-90 ↓15
Grade 11 cast iron borings 55-65 ↓15
Grade 12 a new production heavy steel scrap  145-150 ↓15
Car engines 170-235 ↓15
     

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