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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 28 September 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 20.029 ↑0.389
Platinum scrap 14.604 ↑0.284
Palladium 26.137 ↑2.214
Fine gold 29.018 ↓0.365
9ct gold 10.555 ↓0.133
Fine silver 0.317 ↑0.004
925 silver 0.293 ↑0.004

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 2370-2950 -
Brass & copper radiators 2360-2530 -
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3270-3300 ↑50
GM borings 2920-3150 -
Commercial PB scrap 3120-3450 -
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 850-1060 -
Mixed alloy cuttings 750-860 ↓40
Clean cast 700-850 ↓20
Old rolled 540-690 -
Irony aluminium  150-230 ↓10
Turnings 260-570 -
Loose litho 1060-1260 -
Clean aluminium wheels 960-1160 -
Alu/copper radiators 1410-1710 -
Extrusion: clean 1070-1380 -
Extrusion: painted 1010-1330 -

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 4100-4300 ↑50
Greasy bright wire 3800-3940 ↑50
Clean flat bus bar 3650-4200 ↑50
No 1 burnt wire 3660-4100 ↑60
No 2 burnt wire 3550-3700 ↑20
Cylinders 3350-3450 -
New copper tube 3950-4210 ↑40
Heavy copper 3650-3930 ↑60
Braziery copper 2930-3200 -
Clean pyro cable 1850-2210 ↑20
PVC pyro cable 1350-1550 -

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 940-1150 ↓45
Low grade 370-600 ↓45
Aluminium low grade 190-350 -

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1150-1365 -
Batteries 470-580 -

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 720-1050 -
     

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 760-780 ↓20
18/8 stainless steel turnings 360-400 ↓20
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 1020-1060 ↓40
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 500-540 -
17% chrome iron 220-280 ↓20
13% chrome iron 160-200 ↓10
Pure nickel solids 6900 ↓100
Pure tungsten 15280 ↓100
Pure molybdenum 19891 ↑87
Pure cobalt 47432 ↓364
Wrought clean monel 3120-3260 -
Monel turnings 1560-1620 ↓60
70/30 cupronickel 3300-3400 ↓20
90/10 cupronickel 3000-3100 ↓40
Clean tungsten carbide 11980-12280 -
18/4/1 high-speed solids 240-260 -
18/4/1 high-speed turnings 220-240 -
6/5/2 high-speed solids 240-260 -
6/5/2 high-speed turnings 160-180 -

 

White metals   £/tonne change
Mixed pewter 6281 ↓803
39% tinman’s solder 4590 ↓335
29% plumber’s solder 3186 ↓285
Solder joints 1650 ↓244
6% mixed type metal 1530 ↑390
     
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 130-175 ↑5
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) 60-85 ↓5
Grade 7B mixed steel turnings 100-135 ↑50
Grade 8B mixed cuttings 120-205 ↑105
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 170-250 ↑70
     

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