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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 25 January 2019

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

PRN £/tonne   £/gramme   Change  
Paper   13-19   ↑2  
Aluminium   100-150   -  
Steel   15-20   ↓3  
Plastics   105-150   ↑45  
Glass aggregate   28-45   ↑2  
Glass remelt   28-45   ↑2  
Wood   25-55   ↓5
 
Energy Recovery    0.7-1   ↓0.15  

 

High Value Metals £/gramme change
Platinum 19.943 ↓0.065
Platinum scrap 14.541 ↓0.047
Palladium 33.813 ↑0.174
Fine gold 31.960 ↓0.286
9ct gold 11.625 ↓0.104
Fine silver 0.343 ↓0.006
925 silver 0.317 ↓0.007

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 2470-2700 ↓80
Brass & copper radiators 2000-2240 -
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3100-3300 -
GM borings 2800-3100 -
Commercial PB scrap 3200-3400 ↓50
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 600-700 ↓100
Mixed alloy cuttings 500-600 -
Clean cast 500-600 -
Old rolled 400-450 ↓50
Irony aluminium  170-280 ↑30
Turnings 200-250 -
Loose litho 900-950 ↓70
Clean aluminium wheels 800-900 ↓100
Alu/copper radiators 1250-1400 -
Extrusion: clean 900-950 ↓50
Extrusion: painted 800-900 -

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 4000-4100 ↓100
Greasy bright wire 3600-3700 ↓100
Clean flat bus bar 3900-4000 ↓100
No 1 burnt wire 3300-3900 ↓30
No 2 burnt wire 3000-3600 -
Cylinders 3100-3360 ↓40
New copper tube 3800-4000 ↓100
Heavy copper 3500-3790 ↓110
Braziery copper 2800-3100 ↓100
Clean pyro cable 1500-1750 -
PVC pyro cable 1200-1350 ↑20

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 1000-1100 ↓60
Low grade 450-500 ↓70
Aluminium low grade 250-280 ↑10

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1000-1150 ↓70
Batteries 400-450 ↓70

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 700-1000 -
     

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 580-590 ↓10
18/8 stainless steel turnings 280-310 -
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 890-900 ↓10
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 400-420 -
17% chrome iron 180-200 -
13% chrome iron 120-140 -
Pure nickel solids 5800 -
Pure tungsten 15000 -
Pure molybdenum 20140 ↓9
Pure cobalt 29435 ↓13
Wrought clean monel 2800-2900 ↓100
Monel turnings 1240-1400 -
70/30 cupronickel 3000-3020 -
90/10 cupronickel 2700-2720 -
Clean tungsten carbide 12000-12060 -
18/4/1 high-speed solids 240-250 -
18/4/1 high-speed turnings 220-230 -
6/5/2 high-speed solids 240-250 -
6/5/2 high-speed turnings 160-170 -

 

White metals   £/tonne change
Mixed pewter 7235 ↑861.5
39% tinman’s solder 5128 ↑499
29% plumber’s solder 3570 ↑364
Solder Joints 1794 ↑153
6% mixed type metal 1505 ↑3
     
Aluminium ingots    £/tonne change
LM2 1700 ↓20
LM4 1720 ↓20
LM6 1880 ↓20
LM24 1590 ↓20
LM25 1870 ↓40
LM27 1710 ↓20
     

 

Ferrous Metals £-tonne change
Broken foundry cast iron  90-100 ↓20
Foundry short steel 105-120 ↓20
Grade 0A heavy structural and plate 80-150 ↓40
Grade 1 5ft old steel 95-100 ↓20
Grade 2 2ft old steel 100-105 ↓20
Grade 4C new production steel bales 90-115 ↓20
Grade 5C loose light steel scrap (light iron) 40-65 ↓15
Grade 7B mixed steel turnings 100-110 ↓10
Grade 8B mixed cuttings 90-170 ↓15
Grade 9 heavy cast iron (over size) 50-60 ↓20
Grade 10 light cast iron 55-70 ↓20
Grade 11 cast iron borings 35-45 ↓20
Grade 12 a new production heavy steel scrap  125-130 ↓20
Car engines 150-215 ↓20
     

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