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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 27 July 2018

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

PRN £/tonne   £/gramme   Change  
Paper   15.5   ↑5  
Aluminium   36   ↑9.5  
Steel   17.5   ↑4.5  
Plastics   63   ↓2  
Glass aggregate   16   ↑2  
Glass remelt   16.5   ↑2.5  
Wood   52   ↑19
 
Energy Recovery    0.5   ↓0.2  

 

High Value Metals £/gramme change
Platinum 20.579 ↑0.527
Platinum scrap 15.005 ↑0.385
Palladium 22.631 ↑0.108
Fine gold 30.095 ↑0.021
9ct gold 10.947 ↑0.008
Fine silver 0.342 ↓0.002
925 silver 0.316 ↓0.002

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 2800-3100 ↑170
Brass & copper radiators 2450-2460 ↑40
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3100-3300 ↑90
GM borings 2900-3220 ↑120
Commercial PB scrap 3220-3420 ↑10
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 750-1050 ↑100
Mixed alloy cuttings 800-950 ↑50
Clean cast 850-985 ↑65
Old rolled 575-800 ↑100
Irony aluminium  200-260 ↑20
Turnings 550-605 ↑40
Loose litho 1200-1310 ↑150
Clean aluminium wheels 1100-1160 -
Alu/copper radiators 1450-1710 ↑60
Extrusion: clean 1280-1355 ↑140
Extrusion: painted 1200-1270 ↑105

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 4100-4430 ↑160
Greasy bright wire 3700-4120 ↑120
Clean flat bus bar 3900-4150 ↑150
No 1 burnt wire 3950-4230 ↑270
No 2 burnt wire 3290-3650 ↑150
Cylinders 3250-3350 ↑20
New copper tube 3900-4260 ↑280
Heavy copper 3800-3970 ↑260
Braziery copper 2810-3150 ↑20
Clean pyro cable 2050-2210 ↑210
PVC pyro cable 1500-1550 ↑150

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 1000-1215 ↑115
Low grade 475-675 ↑90
Aluminium low grade 325-375 ↑25

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1160-1275 -
Batteries 550-590 ↓60

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 1000-1050 -
     

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 820-850 -
18/8 stainless steel turnings 390-430 -
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 1110-1130 -
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 540-560 -
17% chrome iron 250-300 -
13% chrome iron 190-210 ↓10
Pure nickel solids 7100 ↓100
Pure tungsten 15180 ↑200
Pure molybdenum 19715 ↑103
Pure cobalt 53079 ↑1788
Wrought clean monel 3120-3300 ↓100
Monel turnings 1580-1680 -
70/30 cupronickel 3480-3520 ↓100
90/10 cupronickel 3040-3140 ↓100
Clean tungsten carbide 11880-11980 ↑80
18/4/1 high-speed solids 240-260 ↓20
18/4/1 high-speed turnings 220-240 ↓10
6/5/2 high-speed solids 240-260 ↓20
6/5/2 high-speed turnings 160-180 ↓10

 

White metals   £/tonne change
Mixed pewter 7222 ↑381
39% tinman’s solder 5048 ↑23
29% plumber’s solder 3583 ↑12
Solder joints 1990 ↑36
6% mixed type metal 1140 ↓623
     
Aluminium ingots    £/tonne change
LM2 1810 -
LM4 1830 -
LM6 1995 -
LM24 1700 -
LM25 1985 -
LM27 1830 -
     

 

Ferrous Metals £-tonne change
Broken foundry cast iron  125-150 ↑10
Foundry short steel 140-170 ↑10
Grade 0A heavy structural and plate 140-215 ↑10
Grade 1 5ft old steel 130-150 ↑10
Grade 2 2ft old steel 135-155 ↑10
Grade 4C new production steel bales 125-165 ↑10
Grade 5C loose light steel scrap (light iron) 80-120 ↑10
Grade 7B mixed steel turnings 70-100 ↑10
Grade 8B mixed cuttings 90-115 ↑10
Grade 9 heavy cast iron (over size) 85-110 ↑10
Grade 10 light cast iron 90-120 ↑10
Grade 11 cast iron borings 70-95 ↑10
Grade 12 a new production heavy steel scrap  160-180 ↑10
Car engines 170-195 ↑10
     

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