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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 14 September 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 19.878 ↑0.265
Platinum scrap 14.494 ↑0.193
Palladium 23.973 ↓0.308
Fine gold 29.670 ↓0.262
9ct gold 10.792 ↓0.096
Fine silver 0.315 ↓0.004
925 silver 0.291 ↓0.004

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 2460-2900 ↑100
Brass & copper radiators 2000-2485 ↑40
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3000-3300 ↑100
GM borings 2960-3100 ↑20
Commercial PB scrap 3160-3400 -
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 800-1080 ↑20
Mixed alloy cuttings 700-900 ↑50
Clean cast 700-880 -
Old rolled 530-690 ↑40
Irony aluminium  170-235 ↑30
Turnings 300-570 ↑50
Loose litho 900-1285 ↑95
Clean aluminium wheels 850-1160 ↑60
Alu/copper radiators 1100-1710 ↑60
Extrusion: clean 1000-1380 ↑55
Extrusion: painted 950-1330 ↑30

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 3900-4200 ↑100
Greasy bright wire 3700-3840 ↑100
Clean flat bus bar 3700-4100 ↑100
No 1 burnt wire 3710-4000 ↑110
No 2 burnt wire 3300-3600 ↑200
Cylinders 3300-3400 ↑120
New copper tube 3800-4100 ↑100
Heavy copper 3700-3820 ↑40
Braziery copper 2980-3150 ↑50
Clean pyro cable 1900-2145 ↑45
PVC pyro cable 1400-1500 -

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 900-1200 ↑40
Low grade 400-645 ↑30
Aluminium low grade 220-400 ↑50

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1100-1365 ↑15
Batteries 500-580 ↑20

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 800-1050 ↑50
     

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 780-800 -
18/8 stainless steel turnings 390-420 -
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 1080-1100 -
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 520-540 -
17% chrome iron 250-300 ↑30
13% chrome iron 190-210 ↑10
Pure nickel solids 7000 -
Pure tungsten 15180 -
Pure molybdenum 19819 ↓273
Pure cobalt 47834 ↓465
Wrought clean monel 3120-3300 ↑40
Monel turnings 1580-1680 ↑80
70/30 cupronickel 3380-3420 ↑20
90/10 cupronickel 3040-3140 ↑40
Clean tungsten carbide 11880-12280 -
18/4/1 high-speed solids 240-260 -
18/4/1 high-speed turnings 220-240 -
6/5/2 high-speed solids 240-260 -
6/5/2 high-speed turnings 160-180 -

 

White metals   £/tonne change
Mixed pewter 7084 ↓138
39% tinman’s solder 4925 ↓123
29% plumber’s solder 3471 ↓112
Solder joints 1894 ↓96
6% mixed type metal 1140 -
     
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 120-180 ↓35
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) 48-90 ↓30
Grade 7B mixed steel turnings 55-85 ↓15
Grade 8B mixed cuttings 75-100 ↓15
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 155-180 ↓15
     

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