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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 2 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 21.210 ↑0.62
Platinum scrap 15.465 ↑0.452
Palladium 27.159 ↓0.253
Fine gold 30.573 ↑0.282
9ct gold 11.121 ↑0.103
Fine silver 0.324 ↓0.001
925 silver 0.300 ↓0.001

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 2550-2900 ↓50
Brass & copper radiators 2200-2505 ↓45
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3200-3340 ↓60
GM borings 3140-3200 -
Commercial PB scrap 3300-3470 ↓30
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 800-930 -
Mixed alloy cuttings 690-750 -
Clean cast 700-750 -
Old rolled 600-690 -
Irony aluminium  160-200 -
Turnings 300-520 ↓50
Loose litho 800-1255 ↓5
Clean aluminium wheels 850-1160 ↑10
Alu/copper radiators 1200-1590 ↓10
Extrusion: clean 900-1260 ↓25
Extrusion: painted 900-1155 ↓25

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 4000-4300 -
Greasy bright wire 3700-3800 ↓90
Clean flat bus bar 3700-4200 -
No 1 burnt wire 3700-3990 ↓110
No 2 burnt wire 3500-3700 -
Cylinders 3300-3450 -
New copper tube 3900-4150 -
Heavy copper 3600-3800 ↓70
Braziery copper 3030-3200 -
Clean pyro cable 1900-2170 ↓55
PVC pyro cable 1370-1500 ↓50

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 1000-1215 ↑65
Low grade 490-650 ↑50
Aluminium low grade 250-350 -

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1000-1270 ↓50
Batteries 480-525 ↓5

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 670-1020 -
     

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 680-690 ↓10
18/8 stainless steel turnings 320-340 -
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 980-1000 -
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 460-480 -
17% chrome iron 210-230 -
13% chrome iron 120-160 -
Pure nickel solids 6400 ↓200
Pure tungsten 15180 ↓300
Pure molybdenum 19990 ↓34
Pure cobalt 40556 ↓6232
Wrought clean monel 3020-3040 -
Monel turnings 1460-1500 -
70/30 cupronickel 3100-3140 ↓20
90/10 cupronickel 2840-2880 -
Clean tungsten carbide 12000-12180 ↓200
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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