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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 21 September 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 19.64 ↓0.238
Platinum scrap 14.32 ↓0.174
Palladium 23.923 ↓0.05
Fine gold 29.383 ↓0.287
9ct gold 10.688 ↓0.104
Fine silver 0.313 ↓0.002
925 silver 0.289 ↓0.002

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 2400-2950 ↑50
Brass & copper radiators 2310-2530 ↑45
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3160-3250 ↓50
GM borings 2960-3150 ↑50
Commercial PB scrap 3160-3450 ↑50
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 900-1060 ↓20
Mixed alloy cuttings 760-900 -
Clean cast 800-870 ↓10
Old rolled 530-690 -
Irony aluminium  170-240 ↑5
Turnings 300-570 -
Loose litho 1100-1260 ↓15
Clean aluminium wheels 1000-1160 -
Alu/copper radiators 1350-1710 -
Extrusion: clean 1100-1380 -
Extrusion: painted 1050-1330 -

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 4150-4250 ↑50
Greasy bright wire 3620-3890 ↑50
Clean flat bus bar 3700-4150 ↑50
No 1 burnt wire 3710-4040 ↑40
No 2 burnt wire 3500-3680 ↑80
Cylinders 3210-3450 ↑50
New copper tube 3950-4170 ↑70
Heavy copper 3620-3870 ↑50
Braziery copper 2980-3200 ↑50
Clean pyro cable 1900-2190 ↑45
PVC pyro cable 1400-1550 ↑50

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 970-1195 ↓5
Low grade 400-645 -
Aluminium low grade 220-350 ↓50

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1150-1365 -
Batteries 500-580 -

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 720-1050 -
     

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 780-800 -
18/8 stainless steel turnings 390-420 -
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 1080-1100 -
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 520-540 -
17% chrome iron 250-300 -
13% chrome iron 190-210 -
Pure nickel solids 7000 -
Pure tungsten 15180 -
Pure molybdenum 19804 ↓15
Pure cobalt 47796 ↓38
Wrought clean monel 3120-3300 -
Monel turnings 1580-1680 -
70/30 cupronickel 3380-3420 -
90/10 cupronickel 3040-3140 -
Clean tungsten carbide 11880-12280 -
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 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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