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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 7 July 2017

 

 

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

Summary

All high value metal grade prices went down.

Bronze & gun metal grades fell by £50 per tonne.

Only a handful of aluminum grade prices moved: three down by £50 - £100 per tonne, one up £50.

There was very little movement in the copper grades this week, with increases of £50 - £100 per tonne over five grades.

Lead scrap fell by £50 per tonne.

The majority of the nickel and alloy grades went up in price by £10 - £100 per tonne. 

 

PRN £/tonne change
Paper 1.00 -
Aluminium 10 -
Steel 5-6 -
Plastics 55-65 -
Glass aggregate 12 -
Glass remelt 12 -
Wood 2-3 -
Energy Recovery  0.50-0.75 -

 

High Value Metals £/gramme change
Platinum  22.56 ↓0.05
Platinum scrap   16.35 ↓0.47
Palladium 20.80 ↓0.48
Fine gold 30.41 ↓0.33
9ct gold 11.08 ↓0.15
Fine silver 0.357 ↓0.014
925 silver 0.330 ↓0.013

 

Brass £/tonne change
Cuttings 2400-2500 -
Clean rod swarf 2400-2500 -
Unsorted brass scrap 2400-2500 -
Mixed brass scrap 2600-2700 -

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3000-3100 -
GM borings 2900-3000 ↓50
Commercial PB scrap 3100-3200 ↓50
Brass & copper radiators 2150-2250 -

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cuttings 800-900 ↓100
Mixed alloy cuttings 600-900 ↑50
Clean cast 650-850 -
Old rolled 600-700 ↓75
Irony aluminium  200-250 -
Turnings 400-525 -
Loose litho 1000-1100 ↓50
Clean aluminium wheels 900-1050 -
Alu/copper radiators 1600-1800 -
Extrusion: clean 1125-1250 -
Extrusion: painted 1100-1150 -

 

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 3900-4100 -
Greasy bright wire 3500-3600 ↑50
Clean flat bus bar 3800-4000 -
No 1 burnt wire 3600-3900 ↑75
No 2 burnt wire 3300-3600 ↑100
Cylinders 3100-3300 -
Clean and painted 3400-3700 ↑100
New copper tube 3800-4000 -
Heavy copper 3400-3700 ↑100
Braziery copper 3000-3100 -
Clean pyro cable 1800-1875 -
PVC pyro cable 1400-1500 -

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 1300-1400 -
Low grade 750-850 -
Aluminium low grade 200-300 -

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1150-1300 ↓50
Batteries 500-600 -

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc base scrap 900-1000 -
New cuttings 900-1000 -

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 520-620 ↑20
18/8 stainless steel turnings 240-320 -
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 840-940 ↑40
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 400-440 -
17% chrome iron 220-260 ↑20
13% chrome iron 120-160 ↑10
Pure nickel solids 5480 ↑80
Pure tungsten 7880 ↑80
Pure molybdenum 11973 ↑27
Pure cobalt 45191 ↓280
Wrought clean monel 2880-3100 ↑100
Monel turnings 1480-1580 ↑20
70/30 cupronickel 3100-3180 -
90/10 cupronickel 2740-2940 -
Clean tungsten carbide 6260-6360 -
18/4/1 high-speed solids 200-240 -
18/4/1 high-speed turnings 200-220 -
6/5/2 high-speed solids 200-240 -
6/5/2 high-speed turnings 140-180 -

 

White metals   £/tonne change
Mixed pewter 6916 -
39% tinman’s solder 5020 -
29% plumber’s solder 3538 -
Solder joints 1879 -
6% mixed type metal 1712 -
     
Aluminium ingots    £/tonne change
LM2 1740 -
LM4 1780 -
LM6 1985 -
LM24 1650 -
LM25 1960 -
LM27 1780 -
Standard remelt ingots 1520 -
Mixed remelts 1540 -

 

Ferrous Metals £-tonne change
Broken foundry cast iron  100-120 -
Foundry short steel 135-150 -
Grade 0A heavy structural and plate 100-160 -
Grade 1 5ft old steel 110-140 -
Grade 2 2ft old steel 110-140 -
Grade 4C new production steel bales 115-135 -
Grade 5C loose light steel scrap (light iron) 60-80 -
Grade 7B mixed steel turnings 70-90 -
Grade 8B mixed cuttings 90-115 -
Grade 9 heavy cast iron (over size) 80-100 -
Grade 10 light cast iron 70-100 -
Grade 11 cast iron borings 60-90 -
Grade 12 a new production heavy steel scrap  135-155 -
Car engines 145-180 -
     

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