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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 17 August 2018

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

PRN £/tonne   £/gramme   Change  
Paper   15.5   ↑5  
Aluminium   36   ↑9.5  
Steel   17.5   ↑4.5  
Plastics   63   ↓2  
Glass aggregate   16   ↑2  
Glass remelt   16.5   ↑2.5  
Wood   52   ↑19
 
Energy Recovery    0.5   ↓0.2  

 

High Value Metals £/gramme change
Platinum 19.629 ↓1.218
Platinum scrap 14.312 ↓0.888
Palladium 21.527 ↓0.867
Fine gold 29.991 ↓0.317
9ct gold 10.909 ↓0.116
Fine silver 0.337 ↓0.01
925 silver 0.321 ↓0.009

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 2400-2900 ↓250
Brass & copper radiators 2400-2480 ↓20
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3160-3200 ↓90
GM borings 2960-3100 -
Commercial PB scrap 3160-3400 ↓90
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 900-1060 ↑90
Mixed alloy cuttings 790-900 ↑50
Clean cast 800-870 ↓50
Old rolled 580-650 -
Irony aluminium  190-200 ↓40
Turnings 300-560 ↓50
Loose litho 1100-1330 ↑30
Clean aluminium wheels 1000-1140 -
Alu/copper radiators 1450-1710 ↑40
Extrusion: clean 1100-1380 ↓35
Extrusion: painted 1050-1300 ↓35

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 4150-4300 ↓100
Greasy bright wire 3700-3990 ↓210
Clean flat bus bar 3700-4100 ↓150
No 1 burnt wire 3710-4000 ↓100
No 2 burnt wire 3600-3680 ↓20
Cylinders 330-3450 ↓100
New copper tube 4000-4170 ↓210
Heavy copper 3700-3820 ↓180
Braziery copper 2980-3150 ↓50
Clean pyro cable 1900-2140 ↓140
PVC pyro cable 1400-1500 -

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 970-1130 ↓95
Low grade 400-575 ↓75
Aluminium low grade 220-300 ↓50

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1150-1365 ↓55
Batteries 500-570 ↓5

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 1000-1050 -
     

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 790-810 ↓40
18/8 stainless steel turnings 390-430 -
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 1100-1120 ↓10
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 540-560 -
17% chrome iron 250-300 -
13% chrome iron 190-210 -
Pure nickel solids 7000 ↓100
Pure tungsten 15180 -
Pure molybdenum 18900 ↑135
Pure cobalt 50203 ↑2508
Wrought clean monel 3120-3300 -
Monel turnings 1580-1680 -
70/30 cupronickel 3380-3420 -
90/10 cupronickel 3040-3140 -
Clean tungsten carbide 11880-12280 ↓300
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 7222 ↑381
39% tinman’s solder 5048 ↑23
29% plumber’s solder 3583 ↑12
Solder joints 1990 ↑36
6% mixed type metal 1140 ↓623
     
Aluminium ingots    £/tonne change
LM2 1810 -
LM4 1830 -
LM6 1995 -
LM24 1700 -
LM25 1985 -
LM27 1830 -
     

 

Ferrous Metals £-tonne change
Broken foundry cast iron  125-150 ↑10
Foundry short steel 140-170 ↑10
Grade 0A heavy structural and plate 140-215 ↑10
Grade 1 5ft old steel 130-150 ↑10
Grade 2 2ft old steel 135-155 ↑10
Grade 4C new production steel bales 125-165 ↑10
Grade 5C loose light steel scrap (light iron) 80-120 ↑10
Grade 7B mixed steel turnings 70-100 ↑10
Grade 8B mixed cuttings 90-115 ↑10
Grade 9 heavy cast iron (over size) 85-110 ↑10
Grade 10 light cast iron 90-120 ↑10
Grade 11 cast iron borings 70-95 ↑10
Grade 12 a new production heavy steel scrap  160-180 ↑10
Car engines 170-195 ↑10
     

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