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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 27 April 2018

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

PRN £/tonne   £/gramme   Change  
Paper   2.8-4.5   -  
Aluminium   15-20   -  
Steel   5.5   -  
Plastics   63   -  
Glass aggregate   13.5   -  
Glass remelt   14   -  
Wood   17-18   -
 
Energy Recovery    0.45   -  

 

High Value Metals £/gramme change
Platinum  20.974 ↓0.317
Platinum scrap   15.293 ↓0.23
Palladium 22.423 ↓0.968
Fine gold 30.381 ↓0.10
9ct gold 11.051 ↓0.036
Fine silver 0.3429 ↓0.007
925 silver 0.317 ↓0.006

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 2700-3020 ↑100
Brass & copper radiators 2200-2600 ↓10
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3150-3380 -
GM borings 2980-3150 ↓60
Commercial PB scrap 3250-3400 ↑250
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 880-970 ↓80
Mixed alloy cuttings 850-900 ↓50
Clean cast 840-900 -
Old rolled 620-820 ↓50
Irony aluminium  200-355 ↑105
Turnings 350-560 -
Loose litho 980-1300 ↓20
Clean aluminium wheels 900-1100 ↓10
Alu/copper radiators 1300-1600 -
Extrusion: clean 1000-1250 -
Extrusion: painted 900-1250 ↓5

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 4200-4520 ↑90
Greasy bright wire 3890-4050 ↑100
Clean flat bus bar 4100-4400 ↑450
No 1 burnt wire 4000-4300 ↑200
No 2 burnt wire 3750-3930 ↑110
Cylinders 3300-3600 ↑100
New copper tube 4320-4400 ↑30
Heavy copper 3750-4050 ↓150
Braziery copper 3000-3450 ↑80
Clean pyro cable 2000-2130 ↑170
PVC pyro cable 1560-1650 ↓60

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 1000-1170 ↓80
Low grade 500-700 ↓10
Aluminium low grade 200-400 -

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1200-1260 ↓40
Batteries 500-570 ↓30

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 850-1000 ↑10
     

 

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 1030-1050 -
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 500-520 -
17% chrome iron 260-300 -
13% chrome iron 200-220 -
Pure nickel solids 7600 -
Pure tungsten 14180 -
Pure molybdenum 17282 ↑392
Pure cobalt 63549 ↓492
Wrought clean monel 3280-3340 -
Monel turnings 1580-1680 -
70/30 cupronickel 3400-3500 -
90/10 cupronickel 3140-3200 -
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 6355 ↓126
39% tinman’s solder 4663 ↓71
29% plumber’s solder 3259 ↓67
Solder joints 1720 ↓62
6% mixed type metal 1583 ↓73
     
Aluminium ingots    £/tonne change
LM2 1810 -
LM4 1830 -
LM6 1975 ↓20
LM24 1700 -
LM25 1985 -
LM27 1830 -
     

 

Ferrous Metals £-tonne change
Broken foundry cast iron  125-140 ↓10
Foundry short steel 140-160 ↓10
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 125-155 ↓10
Grade 5C loose light steel scrap (light iron) 60-100 ↓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  160-170 ↓10
Car engines 170-185 ↓10
     

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