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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 20 April 2018

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

PRN £/tonne   £/gramme   Change  
Paper   2.8-4.5   ↑2  
Aluminium   15-20   ↑5  
Steel   5.5   ↑0.5  
Plastics   63   ↑3  
Glass aggregate   13.5   ↑1.5  
Glass remelt   14   ↑1  
Wood   17-18   ↑8
 
Energy Recovery    0.45   -  

 

High Value Metals £/gramme change
Platinum  21.29 ↑0.12
Platinum scrap   15.52 ↑0.09
Palladium 23.39 ↑1.66
Fine gold 30.48 ↓0.11
9ct gold 11.09 ↓0.039
Fine silver 0.349 ↑0.012
925 silver 0.323 ↑0.01

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 2400-2920 ↓125
Brass & copper radiators 2000-2610 ↑110
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 2580-3380 ↑130
GM borings 2700-3210 ↓15
Commercial PB scrap 2700-3150 ↓100
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 900-1050 ↑50
Mixed alloy cuttings 610-950 ↓50
Clean cast 740-900 -
Old rolled 610-870 ↑170
Irony aluminium  200-355 ↑105
Turnings 350-600 ↓20
Loose litho 1000-1320 ↑120
Clean aluminium wheels 780-1110 ↑60
Alu/copper radiators 1250-1600 ↓150
Extrusion: clean 1100-1350 ↑150
Extrusion: painted 870-1255 ↑105

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 3600-4430 ↑30
Greasy bright wire 3100-3950 ↓200
Clean flat bus bar 3500-3950 ↓350
No 1 burnt wire 3500-4100 ↓180
No 2 burnt wire 3100-3820 ↑20
Cylinders 3000-3500 -
New copper tube 3800-4370 ↑120
Heavy copper 3200-4200 ↑300
Braziery copper 2700-3370 ↑70
Clean pyro cable 1700-1960 ↓60
PVC pyro cable 1300-1710 ↑110

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 900-1250 ↑150
Low grade 490-710 ↑110
Aluminium low grade 280-330 ↓70

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1100-1300 ↓50
Batteries 480-600 ↑50

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 900-990 ↓110
     

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 770-780 ↑20
18/8 stainless steel turnings 370-400 -
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 1030-1050 ↑20
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 500-520 -
17% chrome iron 260-300 -
13% chrome iron 200-220 -
Pure nickel solids 7600 -
Pure tungsten 14180 ↑100
Pure molybdenum 16890 ↑1964
Pure cobalt 64041 ↑69
Wrought clean monel 3280-3340 -
Monel turnings 1580-1680 -
70/30 cupronickel 3400-3500 -
90/10 cupronickel 3140-3200 -
18/4/1 high-speed solids 240-280 -
18/4/1 high-speed turnings 230-250 -
6/5/2 high-speed solids 230-280 -
6/5/2 high-speed turnings 160-190 -

 

White metals   £/tonne change
Mixed pewter 6355 ↓126
39% tinman’s solder 4663 ↓71
29% plumber’s solder 3259 ↓67
Solder joints 1720 ↓62
6% mixed type metal 1583 ↓73
     
Aluminium ingots    £/tonne change
LM2 1810 -
LM4 1830 -
LM6 1975 ↓20
LM24 1700 -
LM25 1985 -
LM27 1830 -
     

 

Ferrous Metals £-tonne change
Broken foundry cast iron  125-140 ↓10
Foundry short steel 140-160 ↓10
Grade 0A heavy structural and plate 150-200 ↓10
Grade 1 5ft old steel 130-140 -
Grade 2 2ft old steel 135-145 -
Grade 4C new production steel bales 125-155 ↓10
Grade 5C loose light steel scrap (light iron) 60-100 ↓10
Grade 7B mixed steel turnings 80-90 -
Grade 8B mixed cuttings 90-105 -
Grade 9 heavy cast iron (over size) 85-100 -
Grade 10 light cast iron 90-110 -
Grade 11 cast iron borings 70-85 -
Grade 12 a new production heavy steel scrap  160-170 ↓10
Car engines 170-185 ↓10
     

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