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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 24 August 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 19.93 ↑0.301
Platinum scrap 14.531 ↑0.219
Palladium 22.793 ↑1.266
Fine gold 29.759 ↓0.232
9ct gold 10.825 ↓0.084
Fine silver 0.334 ↓0.003
925 silver 0.308 ↓0.004

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 2400-2850 ↓50
Brass & copper radiators 2100-2525 ↑45
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3020-3160 ↓40
GM borings 2960-3000 ↓100
Commercial PB scrap 3160-3400 -
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 850-1060 -
Mixed alloy cuttings 600-850 ↓50
Clean cast 700-870 -
Old rolled 580-650 -
Irony aluminium  190-200 -
Turnings 300-560 -
Loose litho 1000-1300 ↓30
Clean aluminium wheels 850-1140 -
Alu/copper radiators 1200-1700 ↓10
Extrusion: clean 1100-1380 -
Extrusion: painted 1000-1300 -

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 4000-4200 ↓100
Greasy bright wire 3600-3890 ↓100
Clean flat bus bar 3600-4000 ↓100
No 1 burnt wire 3610-3900 ↓100
No 2 burnt wire 3500-3580 ↓100
Cylinders 3200-3350 ↓100
New copper tube 3900-4070 ↓100
Heavy copper 3600-3770 ↓50
Braziery copper 3000-3060 ↓90
Clean pyro cable 1800-2040 ↓100
PVC pyro cable 1300-1400 ↓100

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 970-1130 -
Low grade 500-575 -
Aluminium low grade 200-300 -

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1100-1330 ↓35
Batteries 450-520 ↓50

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 900-1050 -
     

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 780-800 ↓10
18/8 stainless steel turnings 380-420 ↓10
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 1080-1100 ↓20
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 520-540 ↓20
17% chrome iron 230-270 ↓30
13% chrome iron 180-200 ↓10
Pure nickel solids 7000 -
Pure tungsten 15180 -
Pure molybdenum 18590 ↓310
Pure cobalt 49573 ↓630
Wrought clean monel 3120-3260 ↓40
Monel turnings 1580-1600 ↓80
70/30 cupronickel 3380-3400 ↓20
90/10 cupronickel 3040-3100 ↓40
Clean tungsten carbide 11880-12280 -
18/4/1 high-speed solids 220-260 -
18/4/1 high-speed turnings 200-240 -
6/5/2 high-speed solids 220-260 -
6/5/2 high-speed turnings 140-180 -

 

White metals   £/tonne change
Mixed pewter 7084 ↓138
39% tinman’s solder 4925 ↓123
29% plumber’s solder 3471 ↓112
Solder joints 1894 ↓96
6% mixed type metal 1140 -
     
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 120-180 ↓35
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) 48-90 ↓30
Grade 7B mixed steel turnings 55-85 ↓15
Grade 8B mixed cuttings 75-100 ↓15
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 155-180 ↓15
     

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