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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 29 March 2019

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

PRN £/tonne   £/gramme   Change  
Paper   18-20   -  
Aluminium   80   ↓5  
Steel   18-20   -  
Plastics   140-150   ↑37  
Glass aggregate   25-30   -  
Glass remelt   25-30   -  
Wood   43-45   -
 
Energy Recovery    0.9   ↑.2  

 

High Value Metals £/gramme change
Platinum 20.955 ↑0.76
Platinum scrap 15.279 ↑0.554
Palladium 36.288 ↓1.792
Fine gold 31.909 ↑0.2
9ct gold 11.607 ↑0.073
Fine silver 0.337 ↑0.002
925 silver 0.312 ↑0.002

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 2570-2700 -
Brass & copper radiators 2200-2300 -
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3350-3440 -
GM borings 3000-3200 ↓40
Commercial PB scrap 3300-3600 ↓50
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 650-850 -
Mixed alloy cuttings 650-750 -
Clean cast 500-650 -
Old rolled 450-580 -
Irony aluminium  150-240 ↑40
Turnings 250-300 -
Loose litho 950-1100 -
Clean aluminium wheels 850-1000 -
Alu/copper radiators 1400-1500 -
Extrusion: clean 1000-1150 ↓10
Extrusion: painted 900-1100 ↑10

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 4200-4400 -
Greasy bright wire 3900-4150 -
Clean flat bus bar 4000-4200 ↓50
No 1 burnt wire 4000-4200 -
No 2 burnt wire 3600-3900 ↓100
Cylinders 3440-3600 -
New copper tube 4200-4350 ↓50
Heavy copper 4000-4150 -
Braziery copper 3100-3250 ↓20
Clean pyro cable 1600-1700 -
PVC pyro cable 1200-1300 -

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 1200-1350 ↓10
Low grade 500-770 -
Aluminium low grade 200-250 ↓30

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1180-1320 ↓30
Batteries 450-580 ↑30

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 900-1100 ↑80
     

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 620-630 ↑10
18/8 stainless steel turnings 280-300 -
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 920-940 ↑10
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 400-420 -
17% chrome iron 180-200 -
13% chrome iron 150-170 ↑10
Pure nickel solids 5980 ↑20
Pure tungsten 14800 -
Pure molybdenum 19858 -
Pure cobalt 22977 ↑372
Wrought clean monel 2840-2940 -
Monel turnings 1240-1400 -
70/30 cupronickel 3000-3040 -
90/10 cupronickel 2740-2780 ↑40
Clean tungsten carbide 11600-11800 ↓200
18/4/1 high-speed solids 230-250 -
18/4/1 high-speed turnings 210-230 -
6/5/2 high-speed solids 230-250 -
6/5/2 high-speed turnings 150-170 -

 

White metals   £/tonne change
Mixed pewter 7434 ↑3
39% tinman’s solder 5063 ↓176
29% plumber’s solder 3514 ↓135
Solder Joints 1754 ↓71
6% mixed type metal 1475 ↓29
     
Aluminium ingots    £/tonne change
LM2 1660 ↓20
LM4 1680 ↓20
LM6 1840 ↓20
LM24 1550 ↓20
LM25 1830 ↓20
LM27 1670 ↓20
     

 

Ferrous Metals £-tonne change
Broken foundry cast iron  105-115 -
Foundry short steel 120-135 -
Grade 0A heavy structural and plate 100-180 ↑5
Grade 1 5ft old steel 110-115 -
Grade 2 2ft old steel 115-120 -
Grade 4C new production steel bales 105-130 -
Grade 5C loose light steel scrap (light iron) 45-80 ↑5
Grade 7B mixed steel turnings 115-125 -
Grade 8B mixed cuttings 105-185 -
Grade 9 heavy cast iron (over size) 65-75 -
Grade 10 light cast iron 70-85 -
Grade 11 cast iron borings 50-60 -
Grade 12 a new production heavy steel scrap  140-145 -
Car engines 165-230 -
     

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