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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 11 May 2018

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

PRN £/tonne   £/gramme   Change  
Paper   2.8-4.5   -  
Aluminium   15-20   -  
Steel   5.5   -  
Plastics   63   -  
Glass aggregate   13.5   -  
Glass remelt   14   -  
Wood   17-18   -
 
Energy Recovery    0.45   -  

 

High Value Metals £/gramme change
Platinum  21.599 ↑0.487
Platinum scrap   15.748 ↑0.355
Palladium 23.09 ↑0.307
Fine gold 31.102 ↑0.283
9ct gold 11.313 ↑0.103
Fine silver 0.351 ↑0.005
925 silver 0.324 ↑0.004

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 2600-3050 ↓80
Brass & copper radiators 2400-2600 ↓100
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 2800-3200 ↓300
GM borings 2800-3100 ↓200
Commercial PB scrap 2900-3300 ↓400
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 800-1050 ↑50
Mixed alloy cuttings 850-950 ↑50
Clean cast 800-850 ↓50
Old rolled 650-750 ↓50
Irony aluminium  200-250 ↓60
Turnings 380-550 ↓50
Loose litho 1150-1250 ↓60
Clean aluminium wheels 900-1050 ↓100
Alu/copper radiators 1200-1550 ↓50
Extrusion: clean 1000-1250 ↓100
Extrusion: painted 900-1200 ↓100

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 4300-4550 ↓80
Greasy bright wire 3800-4050 ↓140
Clean flat bus bar 4000-4400 ↓100
No 1 burnt wire 4000-4400 -
No 2 burnt wire 3300-3920 ↓130
Cylinders 3400-3700 -
New copper tube 4000-4400 ↓130
Heavy copper 3750-4100 -
Braziery copper 3000-3500 -
Clean pyro cable 2000-2100 ↓270
PVC pyro cable 1250-1650 ↓50

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 1000-1100 ↓200
Low grade 500-700 ↑50
Aluminium low grade 280-400 -

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1100-1300 ↓100
Batteries 500-600 -

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 800-1000 -
     

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 780-800 ↑10
18/8 stainless steel turnings 370-400 -
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 1060-1080 ↑10
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 500-520 -
17% chrome iron 260-300 -
13% chrome iron 200-220 -
Pure nickel solids 7900 ↑100
Pure tungsten 14380 ↑200
Pure molybdenum 19123 ↑1468
Pure cobalt 65481 ↓723
Wrought clean monel 3320-3360 ↑20
Monel turnings 1580-1680 -
70/30 cupronickel 3460-3520 ↑20
90/10 cupronickel 3180-3220 ↑20
Clean tungsten carbide 11000-11400 -
18/4/1 high-speed solids 240-280 -
18/4/1 high-speed turnings 230-250 -
6/5/2 high-speed solids 230-280 -
6/5/2 high-speed turnings 160-190 -

 

White metals   £/tonne change
Mixed pewter 6355 ↓126
39% tinman’s solder 4663 ↓71
29% plumber’s solder 3259 ↓67
Solder joints 1720 ↓62
6% mixed type metal 1583 ↓73
     
Aluminium ingots    £/tonne change
LM2 1810 -
LM4 1830 -
LM6 1975 ↓20
LM24 1700 -
LM25 1985 -
LM27 1830 -
     

 

Ferrous Metals £-tonne change
Broken foundry cast iron  125-140 ↓10
Foundry short steel 140-160 ↓10
Grade 0A heavy structural and plate 150-200 ↑10
Grade 1 5ft old steel 130-140 -
Grade 2 2ft old steel 135-145 -
Grade 4C new production steel bales 130-165 ↑10
Grade 5C loose light steel scrap (light iron) 60-100 ↓10
Grade 7B mixed steel turnings 80-90 -
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 ↓10
Car engines 170-185 ↓10
     

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