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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 23 March 2018

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

PRN £/tonne   £/gramme   Change  
Paper   2.5   ↑0.50  
Aluminium   15   ↑5  
Steel   5   ↓3  
Plastics   60   -  
Glass aggregate   12   ↑2  
Glass remelt   13   -  
Wood   10   -  
Energy Recovery    0.45   ↑0.05  

 

High Value Metals £/gramme change
Platinum  21.69 ↓0.34
Platinum scrap   15.83 ↓0.36
Palladium 22.57 ↓0.20
Fine gold 30.23 ↓0.15
9ct gold 10.94 ↓0.09
Fine silver 0.338 ↓0.003
925 silver 0.313 ↓0.002

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 2850-3050 ↑50
Brass & copper radiators 2400-2500 ↓50
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3200-3475 ↑25
GM borings 3000-3275 ↓25
Commercial PB scrap 3300-3675 ↑25
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 900-1050 -
Mixed alloy cuttings 850-900 -
Clean cast 900-925 ↑25
Old rolled 700-825 ↓25
Irony aluminium  250-350 -
Turnings 450-600 -
Loose litho 1100-1150 ↓50
Clean aluminium wheels 1050-1150 ↓50
Alu/copper radiators 1600-1800 ↑100
Extrusion: clean 1150-1200 ↓25
Extrusion: painted 950-1100 ↓50

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 4350-4500 ↓100
Greasy bright wire 3850-4100 -
Clean flat bus bar 4250-4375 ↓25
No 1 burnt wire 4200-4350 ↓50
No 2 burnt wire 3750-3900 -
Cylinders 3450-3550 ↓50
New copper tube 4200-4400 ↓50
Heavy copper 3850-4000 ↓200
Braziery copper 3200-3300 ↓150
Clean pyro cable 2050-2300 -
PVC pyro cable 1600-1700 -

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 1100-1200 ↓50
Low grade 500-600 -
Aluminium low grade 250-400 -

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1300-1400  -
Batteries 500-550  ↓50

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 1020-1100 -
     

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 770-780 -
18/8 stainless steel turnings 370-400 -
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 1040-1050 -
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 500-520 -
17% chrome iron 260-300 -
13% chrome iron 200-220 -
Pure nickel solids 7640 -
Pure tungsten 13480 -
Pure molybdenum 14926 ↑1298
Pure cobalt 63972 ↑3005
Wrought clean monel 3280-3380 -
Monel turnings 1580-1680 -
70/30 cupronickel 3460-3680 -
90/10 cupronickel 3400-3460 -
Clean tungsten carbide 9280-9440 -
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 6841 -
39% tinman’s solder 4734 ↓299
29% plumber’s solder 3326 ↓255
Solder joints 1782 ↓185
6% mixed type metal 1656 ↓123
     
Aluminium ingots    £/tonne change
LM2 1810 ↑30
LM4 1830 ↑30
LM6 1995 -
LM24 1700 ↑10
LM25 1985 -
LM27 1830 ↑30
     

 

Ferrous Metals £-tonne change
Broken foundry cast iron  130-150 ↑10
Foundry short steel 150-170 -
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 130-165 ↑10
Grade 5C loose light steel scrap (light iron) 60-110 ↑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  170-180 ↑10
Car engines 180-195 -
     

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