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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 12 October 2018

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

PRN £/tonne   £/gramme   Change  
Paper   17.5   ↑2  
Aluminium   41   ↑5  
Steel   19.5   ↑2  
Plastics   73   ↑10  
Glass aggregate   16.5   ↑0.5  
Glass remelt   17   ↑0.5  
Wood   68   ↑16
 
Energy Recovery    0.6   ↑0.1  

 

High Value Metals £/gramme change
Platinum 20.025 ↓0.567
Platinum scrap 14.601 ↓0.413
Palladium 26.253 ↑0.265
Fine gold 28.978 ↓0.762
9ct gold 10.541 ↓0.271
Fine silver 0.316 ↓0.013
925 silver 0.292 ↓0.012

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 2850-2950 ↓20
Brass & copper radiators 2250-2550 ↓60
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3210-3300 ↓90
GM borings 3010-3200 ↓20
Commercial PB scrap 3350-3450 -
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 850-1060 -
Mixed alloy cuttings 790-850 ↓10
Clean cast 700-850 -
Old rolled 500-650 ↓40
Irony aluminium  200-235 -
Turnings 300-570 -
Loose litho 1100-1260 ↓30
Clean aluminium wheels 1000-1150 ↓10
Alu/copper radiators 1350-1710 -
Extrusion: clean 1200-1380 ↓10
Extrusion: painted 1100-1330 ↓10

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 4200-4250 ↓150
Greasy bright wire 3700-3890 ↓150
Clean flat bus bar 3750-4100 ↓100
No 1 burnt wire 4000-4040 ↓100
No 2 burnt wire 3600-3650 ↓150
Cylinders 3300-3400 ↓100
New copper tube 4050-4150 ↓250
Heavy copper 3700-3870 ↓180
Braziery copper 3030-3200 ↓100
Clean pyro cable 1900-2190 ↓50
PVC pyro cable 1400-1550 -

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 1000-1150 ↓70
Low grade 400-600 ↓50
Aluminium low grade 270-350 -

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1000-1360 ↓10
Batteries 500-580 -

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 720-1000 ↓50
     

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 700-720 ↓60
18/8 stainless steel turnings 320-360 ↓40
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 1000-1020 ↓40
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 480-500 ↓40
17% chrome iron 220-240 ↓40
13% chrome iron 150-170 ↓30
Pure nickel solids 6700 ↓200
Pure tungsten 15480 ↑200
Pure molybdenum 19697 ↓257
Pure cobalt 43939 ↑1728
Wrought clean monel 3020-3060 ↓200
Monel turnings 1460-1520 ↓100
70/30 cupronickel 3100-3200 ↓200
90/10 cupronickel 2800-2900 ↓200
Clean tungsten carbide 12080-12380 ↑100
18/4/1 high-speed solids 240-270 ↑10
18/4/1 high-speed turnings 220-250 ↑10
6/5/2 high-speed solids 240-270 ↑10
6/5/2 high-speed turnings 160-190 ↑10

 

White metals   £/tonne change
Mixed pewter 6281 ↓803
39% tinman’s solder 4590 ↓335
29% plumber’s solder 3186 ↓285
Solder joints 1650 ↓244
6% mixed type metal 1530 ↑390
     
Aluminium ingots    £/tonne change
LM2 1810 -
LM4 1830 -
LM6 1995 -
LM24 1700 -
LM25 1985 -
LM27 1830 -
     

 

Ferrous Metals £-tonne change
Broken foundry cast iron  110-135 ↓15
Foundry short steel 125-155 ↓15
Grade 0A heavy structural and plate 130-175 ↑5
Grade 1 5ft old steel 115-135 ↓15
Grade 2 2ft old steel 120-140 ↓15
Grade 4C new production steel bales 110-150 ↓15
Grade 5C loose light steel scrap (light iron) 60-85 ↓5
Grade 7B mixed steel turnings 100-135 ↑50
Grade 8B mixed cuttings 120-205 ↑105
Grade 9 heavy cast iron (over size) 70-95 ↓15
Grade 10 light cast iron 75-105 ↓15
Grade 11 cast iron borings 55-80 ↓15
Grade 12 a new production heavy steel scrap  145-165 ↓15
Car engines 170-250 ↑70
     

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