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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 5 October 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 20.592 ↑0.563
Platinum scrap 15.014 ↑0.41
Palladium 25.988 ↓0.149
Fine gold 29.740 ↑0.722
9ct gold 10.812 ↑0.257
Fine silver 0.329 ↑0.012
925 silver 0.304 ↑0.011

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 2470-2970 ↑20
Brass & copper radiators 2300-2610 ↑80
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3170-3390 ↑90
GM borings 2970-3220 ↑70
Commercial PB scrap 3170-3450 -
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 900-1060 -
Mixed alloy cuttings 750-860 -
Clean cast 750-850 -
Old rolled 530-690 -
Irony aluminium  160-235 -
Turnings 260-570 -
Loose litho 1060-1290 ↑30
Clean aluminium wheels 960-1160 -
Alu/copper radiators 1440-1710 -
Extrusion: clean 1120-1390 ↑10
Extrusion: painted 1070-1340 ↑10

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 4200-4400 ↑100
Greasy bright wire 3850-4040 ↑100
Clean flat bus bar 3750-4200 -
No 1 burnt wire 3760-4140 ↑40
No 2 burnt wire 3650-3800 ↑100
Cylinders 3350-3500 ↑50
New copper tube 4050-4400 ↑190
Heavy copper 3750-4050 ↑120
Braziery copper 3030-3300 ↑100
Clean pyro cable 1950-2240 ↑30
PVC pyro cable 1390-1550 -

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 1000-1220 ↑70
Low grade 400-650 ↑50
Aluminium low grade 270-350 -

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1140-1370 ↑5
Batteries 480-580 -

 

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 19954 ↑63
Pure cobalt 42211 ↓5221
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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