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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 16 June 2017

 

 

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

Summary

The high value metal grades were split between losses and gains this week.

Brass, bronze and gun metals rose by £50 - £100 per tonne.

Some aluminium grades had a £50 boost in price.

Copper grades rose by £100 - £250 per tonne.

Nickel and alloy grades remained static this week.

 

PRN £/tonne change
Paper 1.00 -
Aluminium 10 -
Steel 5-6 -
Plastics 46-48 -
Glass aggregate 12 -
Glass remelt 12 -
Wood 1.5-2.00 -
Energy Recovery  0.35-0.55 -

 

High Value Metals £/gramme change
Platinum  23.32 ↓0.26
Platinum scrap   17.25 ↑0.05
Palladium 21.82 ↑0.56
Fine gold 31.67 ↓0.29
9ct gold 11.61 ↓0.01
Fine silver 0.381 ↓0.015
925 silver 0.352 ↓0.014

 

Brass £/tonne change
Cuttings 2400-2500 -
Clean rod swarf 2400-2500 -
Unsorted brass scrap 2400-2500 ↑50
Mixed brass scrap 2600-2700 ↑100

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3000-3100 ↑50
GM borings 2900-3000 ↑100
Commercial PB scrap 3100-3200 ↑50
Brass & copper radiators 2150-2300 -

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cuttings 850-950 ↓25
Mixed alloy cuttings 700-900 -
Clean cast 800-900 ↑50
Old rolled 600-700 -
Irony aluminium  200-250 -
Turnings 400-500 -
Loose litho 1000-1200 -
Clean aluminium wheels 1000-1100 -
Alu/copper radiators 1650-1750 ↑50
Extrusion: clean 1150-1250 ↑50
Extrusion: painted 1100-1200 ↑50

 

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 3900-4100 ↑200
Greasy bright wire 3400-3600 ↑200
Clean flat bus bar 3800-4000 ↑100
No 1 burnt wire 3700-3900 ↑200
No 2 burnt wire 3300-3500 ↑250
Cylinders 3100-3300 ↑200
Clean and painted 3400-3600 ↑100
New copper tube 3800-4000 ↑200
Heavy copper 3400-3600 ↑200
Braziery copper 3000-3100 ↑100
Clean pyro cable 1800-1900 ↑100
PVC pyro cable 1400-1500 ↑100

 

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 1250-1350 ↑50
Low grade 750-850 ↑50
Aluminium low grade 200-300 -

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1150-1250 -
Batteries 500-600 -

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc base scrap 1000-1100 -
New cuttings 1000-1100 -

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 540-660 -
18/8 stainless steel turnings 300-340 -
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 860-940 -
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 400-480 -
17% chrome iron 200-240 -
13% chrome iron 120-160 -
Pure nickel solids 5700 -
Pure tungsten 7800 -
Pure molybdenum 13343 ↑190
Pure cobalt 44094 ↑747
Wrought clean monel 2940-3040 -
Monel turnings 1500-1600 -
70/30 cupronickel 3120-3200 -
90/10 cupronickel 2800-3000 -
Clean tungsten carbide 6260-6360 -
18/4/1 high-speed solids 200-240 -
18/4/1 high-speed turnings 200-220 -
6/5/2 high-speed solids 200-240 -
6/5/2 high-speed turnings 140-180 -

 

White metals   £/tonne change
Mixed pewter 7062 -
39% tinman’s solder 5122 -
29% plumber’s solder 3569 -
Solder joints 1818 -
6% mixed type metal 1615 -
     
Aluminium ingots    £/tonne change
LM2 1740 -
LM4 1780 -
LM6 1985 -
LM24 1650 -
LM25 1965 -
LM27 1780 -
Standard remelt ingots 1520 -
Mixed remelts 1540 -

 

Ferrous Metals £-tonne change
Broken foundry cast iron  100-120 -
Foundry short steel 135-150 -
Grade 0A heavy structural and plate 120-150 -
Grade 1 5ft old steel 110-140 -
Grade 2 2ft old steel 105-140 -
Grade 4C new production steel bales 110-130 -
Grade 5C loose light steel scrap (light iron) 50-75 -
Grade 7B mixed steel turnings 70-90 -
Grade 8B mixed cuttings 90-115 -
Grade 9 heavy cast iron (over size) 80-100 -
Grade 10 light cast iron 70-100 -
Grade 11 cast iron borings 60-90 -
Grade 12 a new production heavy steel scrap  135-155 -
Car engines 130-175 -
     

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