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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 26 October 2018

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

PRN £/tonne   £/gramme   Change  
Paper   17.5   ↓.5  
Aluminium   72   ↑20  
Steel   18   ↓2  
Plastics   72.5   ↓.5  
Glass aggregate   17   -  
Glass remelt   17.5   -  
Wood   74   ↑6
 
Energy Recovery    0.95   ↑.25  

 

High Value Metals £/gramme change
Platinum 20.590 ↑0.039
Platinum scrap 15.013 ↑0.029
Palladium 27.412 ↑0.926
Fine gold 30.291 ↑0.204
9ct gold 11.018 ↑0.074
Fine silver 0.325 ↑0.002
925 silver 0.301 ↑0.002

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 2600-2950 -
Brass & copper radiators 2300-2550 ↑15
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3200-3400 ↑100
GM borings 3010-3200 ↑10
Commercial PB scrap 3400-3500 ↑50
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 900-930 ↓50
Mixed alloy cuttings 690-750 -
Clean cast 730-750 -
Old rolled 530-690 ↑40
Irony aluminium  160-200 ↓10
Turnings 300-570 ↑50
Loose litho 1000-1260 ↑100
Clean aluminium wheels 950-1150 ↑100
Alu/copper radiators 1400-1600 -
Extrusion: clean 1050-1285 -
Extrusion: painted 1000-1180 ↓50

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 4230-4300 ↑70
Greasy bright wire 3750-3890 ↑20
Clean flat bus bar 3750-4200 ↑100
No 1 burnt wire 4040-4100 ↑100
No 2 burnt wire 3650-3700 ↑70
Cylinders 3350-3450 ↑50
New copper tube 4050-4150 ↑20
Heavy copper 3750-3870 ↑20
Braziery copper 3110-3200 -
Clean pyro cable 1950-2225 ↑55
PVC pyro cable 1450-1550 ↑20

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 1100-1150 -
Low grade 500-600 -
Aluminium low grade 270-350 -

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1150-1320 ↓10
Batteries 500-530 ↓50

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 720-1020 -
     

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 690-700 -
18/8 stainless steel turnings 320-340 -
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 980-1000 -
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 460-480 -
17% chrome iron 220-230 -
13% chrome iron 140-160 -
Pure nickel solids 6600 -
Pure tungsten 15480 -
Pure molybdenum 20024 ↑217
Pure cobalt 46788 ↓825
Wrought clean monel 3020-3040 -
Monel turnings 1460-1500 -
70/30 cupronickel 3100-3160 -
90/10 cupronickel 2800-2880 -
Clean tungsten carbide 12080-12380 -
18/4/1 high-speed solids 240-270 -
18/4/1 high-speed turnings 220-250 -
6/5/2 high-speed solids 240-270 -
6/5/2 high-speed turnings 160-190 -

 

White metals   £/tonne change
Mixed pewter 6292 ↑11
39% tinman’s solder 4574 ↓16
29% plumber’s solder 3162 ↓24
Solder joints 1613 ↓37
6% mixed type metal 1485 ↓45
     
Aluminium ingots    £/tonne change
LM2 1790 ↓20
LM4 1810 ↓20
LM6 1975 ↓20
LM24 1680 ↓20
LM25 1965 ↓20
LM27 1810 ↓20
     

 

Ferrous Metals £-tonne change
Broken foundry cast iron  110-135 -
Foundry short steel 125-155 -
Grade 0A heavy structural and plate 150-185 ↑10
Grade 1 5ft old steel 115-135 -
Grade 2 2ft old steel 120-140 -
Grade 4C new production steel bales 110-150 -
Grade 5C loose light steel scrap (light iron) 50-90 ↑5
Grade 7B mixed steel turnings 100-135 -
Grade 8B mixed cuttings 120-205 -
Grade 9 heavy cast iron (over size) 70-95 -
Grade 10 light cast iron 75-105 -
Grade 11 cast iron borings 55-80 -
Grade 12 a new production heavy steel scrap  145-165 -
Car engines 170-250 -
     

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