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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 15 February 2019

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

PRN £/tonne   £/gramme   Change  
Paper   13-19   ↑2  
Aluminium   100-150   -  
Steel   15-20   ↓3  
Plastics   105-150   ↑45  
Glass aggregate   28-45   ↑2  
Glass remelt   28-45   ↑2  
Wood   25-55   ↓5
 
Energy Recovery    0.7-1   ↓0.15  

 

High Value Metals £/gramme change
Platinum 19.627 ↓0.32
Platinum scrap 14.311 ↓0.233
Palladium 35.213 ↑0.572
Fine gold 32.981 ↑0.525
9ct gold 11.997 ↑0.191
Fine silver 0.352 ↓0.001
925 silver 0.326 ↓0.001

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 2570-2850 -
Brass & copper radiators 2000-2300 ↓50
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3300-3390 ↓50
GM borings 3190-3200 -
Commercial PB scrap 3300-3590 ↑40
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 650-900 ↑30
Mixed alloy cuttings 650-750 ↓20
Clean cast 550-650 ↑20
Old rolled 450-600 -
Irony aluminium  150-200 ↓60
Turnings 250-350 -
Loose litho 900-1150 ↑70
Clean aluminium wheels 900-1070 ↓30
Alu/copper radiators 1400-1540 ↑40
Extrusion: clean 1000-1110 ↓30
Extrusion: painted 950-1110 ↑70

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 4200-4300 ↓60
Greasy bright wire 3700-4000 ↑80
Clean flat bus bar 4100-4200 ↓80
No 1 burnt wire 3600-4200 ↑20
No 2 burnt wire 3400-3900 ↑80
Cylinders 3300-3600 ↑100
New copper tube 3900-4300 ↑20
Heavy copper 3800-4020 ↑100
Braziery copper 3100-3250 ↑50
Clean pyro cable 1700-1850 ↓50
PVC pyro cable 1300-1400 ↓70

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 1100-1290 ↑20
Low grade 580-715 ↑25
Aluminium low grade 200-280 ↑10

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1100-1370 ↑70
Batteries 450-570 ↑10

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 850-1100 ↑100
     

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 600-610 ↑10
18/8 stainless steel turnings 280-300 -
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 910-920 ↑10
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 400-420 -
17% chrome iron 180-200 -
13% chrome iron 140-160 -
Pure nickel solids 5900 ↑100
Pure tungsten 14800 ↓200
Pure molybdenum 20300 ↑204
Pure cobalt 24204 ↓1303
Wrought clean monel 2800-2900 -
Monel turnings 1240-1400 -
70/30 cupronickel 3000-3020 -
90/10 cupronickel 2700-2720 -
Clean tungsten carbide 11800-12000 ↓60
18/4/1 high-speed solids 230-250 -
18/4/1 high-speed turnings 210-230 -
6/5/2 high-speed solids 230-250 -
6/5/2 high-speed turnings 150-170 -

 

White metals   £/tonne change
Mixed pewter 7235 ↑861.5
39% tinman’s solder 5128 ↑499
29% plumber’s solder 3570 ↑364
Solder Joints 1794 ↑153
6% mixed type metal 1505 ↑3
     
Aluminium ingots    £/tonne change
LM2 1700 ↓20
LM4 1720 ↓20
LM6 1880 ↓20
LM24 1590 ↓20
LM25 1870 ↓40
LM27 1710 ↓20
     

 

Ferrous Metals £-tonne change
Broken foundry cast iron  90-100 ↓20
Foundry short steel 105-120 ↓20
Grade 0A heavy structural and plate 80-150 ↓40
Grade 1 5ft old steel 95-100 ↓20
Grade 2 2ft old steel 100-105 ↓20
Grade 4C new production steel bales 90-115 ↓20
Grade 5C loose light steel scrap (light iron) 40-65 ↓15
Grade 7B mixed steel turnings 100-110 ↓10
Grade 8B mixed cuttings 90-170 ↓15
Grade 9 heavy cast iron (over size) 50-60 ↓20
Grade 10 light cast iron 55-70 ↓20
Grade 11 cast iron borings 35-45 ↓20
Grade 12 a new production heavy steel scrap  125-130 ↓20
Car engines 150-215 ↓20
     

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