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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 30 November 2018

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

PRN £/tonne   £/gramme   Change  
Paper   25   ↑7.5  
Aluminium   120   ↑48  
Steel   25   ↑7  
Plastics   76.5   ↑4  
Glass aggregate   36   ↑19  
Glass remelt   36   ↑18.5  
Wood   70   ↓4
 
Energy Recovery    1.2   ↑0.25  

 

High Value Metals £/gramme change
Platinum 20.645 ↓0.488
Platinum scrap 15.053 ↓0.356
Palladium 29.557 ↑0.211
Fine gold 30.866 ↑0.276
9ct gold 11.228 ↑0.093
Fine silver 0.323 ↓0.001
925 silver 0.299 ↓0.001

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 2620-2800 ↓50
Brass & copper radiators 2400-2580 -
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3300-3400 ↑50
GM borings 3100-3240 ↓10
Commercial PB scrap 3400-3540 ↑50
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 600-850 ↓50
Mixed alloy cuttings 600-650 ↓50
Clean cast 500-650 ↓50
Old rolled 400-600 -
Irony aluminium  160-200 ↑20
Turnings 250-400 ↓50
Loose litho 1000-1150 -
Clean aluminium wheels 900-1000 ↓50
Alu/copper radiators 1400-1585 ↓15
Extrusion: clean 970-1230 ↓20
Extrusion: painted 900-1125 ↓25

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 4000-4400 ↑80
Greasy bright wire 3700-3900 ↑50
Clean flat bus bar 3800-4300 ↑80
No 1 burnt wire 3750-4100 ↑50
No 2 burnt wire 3600-3800 ↑10
Cylinders 3400-3500 -
New copper tube 3950-4300 -
Heavy copper 3700-4050 ↑50
Braziery copper 3000-3400 -
Clean pyro cable 1660-2100 -
PVC pyro cable 1270-1500 -

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 1000-1150 ↑10
Low grade 500-550 -
Aluminium low grade 270-350 -

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1000-1150 ↓50
Batteries 450-525 -

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 700-1020 ↑20
     

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 630-650 ↓10
18/8 stainless steel turnings 300-330 -
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 900-920 ↓40
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 420-440 -
17% chrome iron 200-210 ↓10
13% chrome iron 120-140 ↓10
Pure nickel solids 6000 ↓200
Pure tungsten 15000 ↓80
Pure molybdenum 20350 ↑98
Pure cobalt 43244 ↑209
Wrought clean monel 2900-3020 -
Monel turnings 1340-1480 -
70/30 cupronickel 3000-3060 ↓40
90/10 cupronickel 2720-2780 ↓60
Clean tungsten carbide 12000-12060 ↓40
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 6655 ↑363
39% tinman’s solder 4788 ↑214
29% plumber’s solder 3319 ↑157
Solder joints 1683 ↑70
6% mixed type metal 1484 ↓1
     
Aluminium ingots    £/tonne change
LM2 1720 ↓70
LM4 1740 ↓70
LM6 1900 ↓75
LM24 1610 ↓70
LM25 1910 ↓55
LM27 1730 ↓80
     

 

Ferrous Metals £-tonne change
Broken foundry cast iron  110-135 -
Foundry short steel 125-155 -
Grade 0A heavy structural and plate 150-190 ↑5
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) 50-100 ↑10
Grade 7B mixed steel turnings 100-135 -
Grade 8B mixed cuttings 90-205 -
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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