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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 16 November 2018

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

PRN £/tonne   £/gramme   Change  
Paper   17.5   ↓.5  
Aluminium   72   ↑20  
Steel   18   ↓2  
Plastics   72.5   ↓.5  
Glass aggregate   17   -  
Glass remelt   17.5   -  
Wood   74   ↑6
 
Energy Recovery    0.95   ↑.25  

 

High Value Metals £/gramme change
Platinum 20.947 ↓0.422
Platinum scrap 15.273 ↓0.308
Palladium 28.416 ↑0.671
Fine gold 30.445 ↑0.368
9ct gold 11.074 ↑0.133
Fine silver 0.319 ↓0.004
925 silver 0.295 ↓0.003

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 2600-2850 ↑50
Brass & copper radiators 2400-2550 ↑45
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3200-3350 ↑50
GM borings 3000-3200 ↑60
Commercial PB scrap 3350-3450 ↑50
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 800-900 -
Mixed alloy cuttings 690-750 -
Clean cast 600-700 -
Old rolled 400-600 -
Irony aluminium  160-200 -
Turnings 300-500 ↓20
Loose litho 1000-1150 ↓10
Clean aluminium wheels 950-1050 -
Alu/copper radiators 1400-1600 ↑10
Extrusion: clean 1000-1250 ↓10
Extrusion: painted 950-1150 ↓5

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 4000-4250 ↑50
Greasy bright wire 3700-3750 ↑50
Clean flat bus bar 3800-4150 ↑50
No 1 burnt wire 3750-3950 ↑60
No 2 burnt wire 3550-3650 ↑50
Cylinders 3300-3400 -
New copper tube 3950-4150 ↑50
Heavy copper 3650-3900 ↑100
Braziery copper 3000-3250 ↑50
Clean pyro cable 1850-2100 ↑30
PVC pyro cable 1400-1450 ↑50

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 1000-1140 -
Low grade 500-600 -
Aluminium low grade 270-350 -

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1050-1150 ↓20
Batteries 450-475 -

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 670-1000 -
     

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 670-680 -
18/8 stainless steel turnings 320-340 -
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 960-980 -
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 460-480 -
17% chrome iron 210-230 -
13% chrome iron 120-160 -
Pure nickel solids 6400 -
Pure tungsten 15180 -
Pure molybdenum 20296 ↑468
Pure cobalt 42935 ↑2897
Wrought clean monel 3020-3040 -
Monel turnings 1460-1500 -
70/30 cupronickel 3100-3140 -
90/10 cupronickel 2840-2880 -
Clean tungsten carbide 12000-12180 -
18/4/1 high-speed solids 240-270 -
18/4/1 high-speed turnings 220-250 -
6/5/2 high-speed solids 240-270 -
6/5/2 high-speed turnings 160-190 -

 

White metals   £/tonne change
Mixed pewter 6292 ↑11
39% tinman’s solder 4574 ↓16
29% plumber’s solder 3162 ↓24
Solder joints 1613 ↓37
6% mixed type metal 1485 ↓45
     
Aluminium ingots    £/tonne change
LM2 1790 ↓20
LM4 1810 ↓20
LM6 1975 ↓20
LM24 1680 ↓20
LM25 1965 ↓20
LM27 1810 ↓20
     

 

Ferrous Metals £-tonne change
Broken foundry cast iron  110-135 -
Foundry short steel 125-155 -
Grade 0A heavy structural and plate 150-185 ↑10
Grade 1 5ft old steel 115-135 -
Grade 2 2ft old steel 120-140 -
Grade 4C new production steel bales 110-150 -
Grade 5C loose light steel scrap (light iron) 50-90 ↑5
Grade 7B mixed steel turnings 100-135 -
Grade 8B mixed cuttings 120-205 -
Grade 9 heavy cast iron (over size) 70-95 -
Grade 10 light cast iron 75-105 -
Grade 11 cast iron borings 55-80 -
Grade 12 a new production heavy steel scrap  145-165 -
Car engines 170-250 -
     

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