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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 6 July 2018

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

PRN £/tonne   £/gramme   Change  
Paper   10-10.5   ↑3  
Aluminium   25.5-26.5   ↑6.5  
Steel   13   ↑5.5  
Plastics   65   ↑4  
Glass aggregate   13-14   -  
Glass remelt   13-14   -  
Wood   33   ↑8
 
Energy Recovery    0.7   ↑0.4  

 

High Value Metals £/gramme change
Platinum 20.290 ↓0.737
Platinum scrap 14.794 ↓0.537
Palladium 22.980 ↓0.329
Fine gold 30.548 ↓0.19
9ct gold 11.112 ↑0.536
Fine silver 0.351 ↓0.004
925 silver 0.324 ↓0.004

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 2900-3015 ↓185
Brass & copper radiators 2400-2500 ↓155
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3200-3300 ↓140
GM borings 3000-3200 ↓200
Commercial PB scrap 3300-3550 ↓80
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 850-1000 ↓30
Mixed alloy cuttings 800-870 ↓30
Clean cast 700-800 ↓100
Old rolled 600-650 ↓170
Irony aluminium  150-200 ↓50
Turnings 350-450 ↓110
Loose litho 850-1100 ↓160
Clean aluminium wheels 850-1000 ↓180
Alu/copper radiators 1200-1450 -
Extrusion: clean 800-1100 ↓300
Extrusion: painted 1000-1100 ↓200

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 4300-4550 ↓200
Greasy bright wire 3800-4125 ↓295
Clean flat bus bar 4000-4350 ↓350
No 1 burnt wire 3600-4200 ↓200
No 2 burnt wire 3400-3800 ↓300
Cylinders 3400-3700 ↓330
New copper tube 3900-4415 ↓185
Heavy copper 3700-3950 ↓310
Braziery copper 3300-3500 ↓240
Clean pyro cable 1800-2100 ↓220
PVC pyro cable 1500-1550 ↓225

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 1000-1180 ↑90
Low grade 500-600 ↑60
Aluminium low grade 300-400 -

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1200-1545 ↓5
Batteries 500-625 ↓25

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 600-1000 -
     

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 840-860 ↓20
18/8 stainless steel turnings 390-430 -
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 1120-1140 ↓40
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 540-560 -
17% chrome iron 260-300 -
13% chrome iron 200-220 -
Pure nickel solids 7600 ↓600
Pure tungsten 14980 ↑100
Pure molybdenum 19653 ↓185
Pure cobalt 54424 ↓5453
Wrought clean monel 3520-3600 ↓80
Monel turnings 1580-1680 -
70/30 cupronickel 3580-3620 -
90/10 cupronickel 3240-3280 ↓20
Clean tungsten carbide 11800-11900 -
18/4/1 high-speed solids 260-280 -
18/4/1 high-speed turnings 240-250 -
6/5/2 high-speed solids 250-280 -
6/5/2 high-speed turnings 170-190 -

 

White metals   £/tonne change
Mixed pewter 6841 ↑112
39% tinman’s solder 5025 ↑105
29% plumber’s solder 3571 ↑102
Solder joints 1954 ↑95
6% mixed type metal 1763 ↑89
     
Aluminium ingots    £/tonne change
LM2 1810 -
LM4 1830 -
LM6 1995 -
LM24 1700 -
LM25 1985 -
LM27 1830 -
     

 

Ferrous Metals £-tonne change
Broken foundry cast iron  125-140 -
Foundry short steel 140-160 -
Grade 0A heavy structural and plate 140-205 -
Grade 1 5ft old steel 130-140 -
Grade 2 2ft old steel 135-145 -
Grade 4C new production steel bales 125-155 -
Grade 5C loose light steel scrap (light iron) 80-110 -
Grade 7B mixed steel turnings 70-90 -
Grade 8B mixed cuttings 90-105 -
Grade 9 heavy cast iron (over size) 85-100 -
Grade 10 light cast iron 90-110 -
Grade 11 cast iron borings 70-85 -
Grade 12 a new production heavy steel scrap  160-170 -
Car engines 170-185 -
     

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