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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 14 December 2018

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 20.016 ↑0.153
Platinum scrap 14.594 ↑0.111
Palladium 31.425 ↑0.648
Fine gold 31.699 ↑0.443
9ct gold 11.531 ↑0.162
Fine silver 0.332 ↑0.006
925 silver 0.307 ↑0.005

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 2640-2900 ↑50
Brass & copper radiators 2300-2500 ↓80
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3200-3400 ↓30
GM borings 3100-3200 ↓30
Commercial PB scrap 3400-3500 ↓40
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 600-700 ↓130
Mixed alloy cuttings 500-550 ↓80
Clean cast 500-650 -
Old rolled 400-520 ↓40
Irony aluminium  160-200 -
Turnings 150-400 ↑20
Loose litho 1000-1100 ↓20
Clean aluminium wheels 900-1000 ↓70
Alu/copper radiators 1400-1500 ↓120
Extrusion: clean 930-1100 ↓50
Extrusion: painted 900-1025 ↓50

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 4100-4400 -
Greasy bright wire 3900-4000 ↑90
Clean flat bus bar 3900-4300 -
No 1 burnt wire 3900-4170 -
No 2 burnt wire 3700-3830 ↑30
Cylinders 3450-3600 ↑90
New copper tube 4050-4350 -
Heavy copper 3900-4150 ↑100
Braziery copper 3100-3400 -
Clean pyro cable 1600-2050 ↓60
PVC pyro cable 1200-1500 -

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 1170-1200 -
Low grade 500-630 -
Aluminium low grade 300-350 -

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1200-1300 ↑50
Batteries 500-550 -

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 800-1000 ↓20
     

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 610-620 ↓30
18/8 stainless steel turnings 280-310 ↓20
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 900-910 ↓10
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 400-420 ↓20
17% chrome iron 180-200 ↓10
13% chrome iron 120-140 -
Pure nickel solids 5900 ↓100
Pure tungsten 15000 -
Pure molybdenum 20611 ↑1814
Pure cobalt 43799 ↑527
Wrought clean monel 2900-3000 ↓20
Monel turnings 1340-1400 ↓80
70/30 cupronickel 3000-3020 ↓40
90/10 cupronickel 2700-2720 ↓60
Clean tungsten carbide 12000-12060 -
18/4/1 high-speed solids 240-250 ↓10
18/4/1 high-speed turnings 220-230 ↓10
6/5/2 high-speed solids 240-250 ↓10
6/5/2 high-speed turnings 160-170 ↓10

 

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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