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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 7 December 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 19.863 ↓0.782
Platinum scrap 14.483 ↓0.57
Palladium 30.777 ↑1.22
Fine gold 31.256 ↑0.39
9ct gold 11.369 ↑0.141
Fine silver 0.326 ↑0.003
925 silver 0.302 ↑0.003

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 2590-2850 ↑50
Brass & copper radiators 2400-2580 -
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3300-3430 ↑30
GM borings 3100-3230 ↓10
Commercial PB scrap 3390–3540 -
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 600-830 ↓20
Mixed alloy cuttings 580-630 ↓20
Clean cast 500-650 -
Old rolled 400-560 ↓40
Irony aluminium  160-200 -
Turnings 250-380 ↓20
Loose litho 1000-1120 ↓30
Clean aluminium wheels 900-1070 ↑70
Alu/copper radiators 1350-1620 ↑35
Extrusion: clean 930-1150 ↓80
Extrusion: painted 900-1075 ↓50

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 4110-4400 -
Greasy bright wire 3800-3910 ↑10
Clean flat bus bar 3900-4300 -
No 1 burnt wire 3900-4170 ↑70
No 2 burnt wire 3680-3800 -
Cylinders 3400-3510 ↑10
New copper tube 4000-4350 ↑50
Heavy copper 3800-4050 -
Braziery copper 3160-3400 -
Clean pyro cable 1660-2110 ↑10
PVC pyro cable 1270-1500 -

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 1150-1200 ↑50
Low grade 500-630 ↑80
Aluminium low grade 270-350 -

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1100-1250 ↑100
Batteries 450-550 ↑25

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 720-1020 -
     

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 630-650 -
18/8 stainless steel turnings 300-330 -
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 900-920 -
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 420-440 -
17% chrome iron 200-210 -
13% chrome iron 120-140 -
Pure nickel solids 6000 -
Pure tungsten 15000 -
Pure molybdenum 18797 ↓1553
Pure cobalt 43272 ↑28
Wrought clean monel 2900-3020 -
Monel turnings 1340-1480 -
70/30 cupronickel 3000-3060 -
90/10 cupronickel 2720-2780 -
Clean tungsten carbide 12000-12060 -
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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