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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 22 June 2018

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

PRN £/tonne   £/gramme   Change  
Paper   10-10.5   ↑3  
Aluminium   25.5-26.5   ↑6.5  
Steel   13   ↑5.5  
Plastics   65   ↑4  
Glass aggregate   13-14   -  
Glass remelt   13-14   -  
Wood   33   ↑8
 
Energy Recovery    0.7   ↑0.4  

 

High Value Metals £/gramme change
Platinum 21.25 ↓0.68
Platinum scrap 15.49 ↓0.5
Palladium 23.96 ↓0.4
Fine gold 31.16 ↓0.27
9ct gold 11.33 ↓0.1
Fine silver 0.358 ↓0.011
925 silver 0.331 ↓0.01

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 3190-3200 ↓200
Brass & copper radiators 2200-2650 ↓200
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3200-3600 ↓100
GM borings 3200-3400 ↓100
Commercial PB scrap 3500-3675 ↓175
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 900-1040 ↓40
Mixed alloy cuttings 870-900 -
Clean cast 750-850 ↓150
Old rolled 650-830 ↓40
Irony aluminium  200-295 ↓75
Turnings 300-575 ↓125
Loose litho 1000-1200 ↓170
Clean aluminium wheels 900-1000 ↓200
Alu/copper radiators 1300-1600 ↓150
Extrusion: clean 1100-1275 ↓250
Extrusion: painted 1000-1150 ↓175

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 4500-4850 ↓250
Greasy bright wire 4200-4425 ↓225
Clean flat bus bar 4200-4650 ↓350
No 1 burnt wire 3900-4520 ↓380
No 2 burnt wire 3700-4200 ↓300
Cylinders 3800-4000 ↓200
New copper tube 4100-4630 ↓270
Heavy copper 4000-4325 ↓175
Braziery copper 3200-3800 ↓200
Clean pyro cable 2100-2290 ↓190
PVC pyro cable 1700-1805 ↓105

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 1120-1300 -
Low grade 550-700 ↓50
Aluminium low grade 300-315 ↓15

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1200-1440 ↓140
Batteries 460-610 ↓60

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 900-1040 ↓140
     

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 840-880 -
18/8 stainless steel turnings 390-430 -
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 1140-1180 -
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 540-560 -
17% chrome iron 260-300 -
13% chrome iron 200-220 -
Pure nickel solids 8000 -
Pure tungsten 14680 -
Pure molybdenum 19747 ↑112
Pure cobalt 60960 ↓603
Wrought clean monel 3520-3680 -
Monel turnings 1580-1680 -
70/30 cupronickel 3580-3620 -
90/10 cupronickel 3280-3300 -
Clean tungsten carbide 11300-11700 -
18/4/1 high-speed solids 260-280 -
18/4/1 high-speed turnings 240-250 -
6/5/2 high-speed solids 250-280 -
6/5/2 high-speed turnings 170-190 -

 

White metals   £/tonne change
Mixed pewter 6841 ↑112
39% tinman’s solder 5025 ↑105
29% plumber’s solder 3571 ↑102
Solder joints 1954 ↑95
6% mixed type metal 1763 ↑89
     
Aluminium ingots    £/tonne change
LM2 1810 -
LM4 1830 -
LM6 1995 -
LM24 1700 -
LM25 1985 -
LM27 1830 -
     

 

Ferrous Metals £-tonne change
Broken foundry cast iron  125-140 -
Foundry short steel 140-160 -
Grade 0A heavy structural and plate 140-205 -
Grade 1 5ft old steel 130-140 -
Grade 2 2ft old steel 135-145 -
Grade 4C new production steel bales 125-155 -
Grade 5C loose light steel scrap (light iron) 80-110 -
Grade 7B mixed steel turnings 70-90 -
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 -
Car engines 170-185 -
     

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