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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 19 October 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 20.551 ↑0.526
Platinum scrap 14.984 ↑0.383
Palladium 26.486 ↑0.233
Fine gold 30.087 ↑1.109
9ct gold 10.944 ↑0.403
Fine silver 0.323 ↑0.007
925 silver 0.299 ↑0.007

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 2530-2950 -
Brass & copper radiators 2200-2535 ↓15
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3210-3300 -
GM borings 3100-3190 ↓10
Commercial PB scrap 3390-3450 -
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 900-980 ↓80
Mixed alloy cuttings 690-750 ↓100
Clean cast 700-750 ↓100
Old rolled 500-650 -
Irony aluminium  160-210 ↓25
Turnings 270-520 ↓50
Loose litho 1000-1160 ↓100
Clean aluminium wheels 1000-1050 ↓100
Alu/copper radiators 1400-1600 ↓110
Extrusion: clean 1100-1285 ↓95
Extrusion: painted 1050-1230 ↓100

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 4200-4230 ↓20
Greasy bright wire 3800-3870 ↓20
Clean flat bus bar 3730-4100 -
No 1 burnt wire 3980-4000 ↓40
No 2 burnt wire 3580-3630 ↓20
Cylinders 3280-3400 -
New copper tube 4030-4130 ↓20
Heavy copper 3680-3850 ↓20
Braziery copper 3010-3200 -
Clean pyro cable 1800-2170 ↓20
PVC pyro cable 1380-1530 ↓20

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 1100-1150 -
Low grade 450-600 -
Aluminium low grade 270-350 -

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 980-1330 ↓30
Batteries 500-580 -

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 720-1020 ↑20
     

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 690-700 ↓20
18/8 stainless steel turnings 320-340 ↓20
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 980-1000 ↓20
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 460-480 ↓20
17% chrome iron 220-230 ↓10
13% chrome iron 140-160 ↓10
Pure nickel solids 6600 ↓100
Pure tungsten 15480 -
Pure molybdenum 19807 ↑110
Pure cobalt 47613 ↑3674
Wrought clean monel 3020-3040 ↓20
Monel turnings 1460-1500 ↓20
70/30 cupronickel 3100-3160 ↓40
90/10 cupronickel 2800-2880 ↓20
Clean tungsten carbide 12080-12380 -
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 6281 ↓803
39% tinman’s solder 4590 ↓335
29% plumber’s solder 3186 ↓285
Solder joints 1650 ↓244
6% mixed type metal 1530 ↑390
     
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 130-175 ↑5
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) 60-85 ↓5
Grade 7B mixed steel turnings 100-135 ↑50
Grade 8B mixed cuttings 120-205 ↑105
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 170-250 ↑70
     

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