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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 7 September 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 19.613 ↓0.197
Platinum scrap 14.300 ↓0.144
Palladium 24.281 ↑0.492
Fine gold 29.932 ↑0.101
9ct gold 10.888 ↑0.037
Fine silver 0.319 ↓0.01
925 silver 0.295 ↓0.009

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 2410-2800 ↓100
Brass & copper radiators 2400-2445 ↓35
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3140-3200 -
GM borings 2940-3080 ↓20
Commercial PB scrap 3140-3400 -
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 900-1060 -
Mixed alloy cuttings 790-850 -
Clean cast 650-880 -
Old rolled 580-650 -
Irony aluminium  180-205 ↓30
Turnings 300-520 ↓50
Loose litho 1100-1190 ↓70
Clean aluminium wheels 1000-1100 ↓50
Alu/copper radiators 1450-1650 ↓60
Extrusion: clean 1100-1325 ↓55
Extrusion: painted 1050-1300 ↓30

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 4150-4100 ↓100
Greasy bright wire 3600-3740 ↓100
Clean flat bus bar 3700-4000 ↓100
No 1 burnt wire 3700-3890 ↓100
No 2 burnt wire 3300-3400 ↓100
Cylinders 3250-3280 ↓70
New copper tube 4000-4000 ↓100
Heavy copper 3700-3780 ↓40
Braziery copper 2980-3100 ↓50
Clean pyro cable 1960-2100 ↓40
PVC pyro cable 1400-1500 -

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 970-1160 ↑10
Low grade 400-615 ↑15
Aluminium low grade 220-350 -

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1150-1350 ↓15
Batteries 480-560 ↓20

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 900-1000 -
     

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 780-800 -
18/8 stainless steel turnings 380-420 -
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 1080-1100 -
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 520-540 -
17% chrome iron 230-270 -
13% chrome iron 180-200 -
Pure nickel solids 7000 -
Pure tungsten 15180 -
Pure molybdenum 19960 ↑1370
Pure cobalt 50094 ↑521
Wrought clean monel 3120-3260 -
Monel turnings 1580-1600 -
70/30 cupronickel 3380-3400 -
90/10 cupronickel 3040-3100 -
Clean tungsten carbide 11880-12280 -
18/4/1 high-speed solids 220-260 -
18/4/1 high-speed turnings 200-240 -
6/5/2 high-speed solids 220-260 -
6/5/2 high-speed turnings 140-180 -

 

White metals   £/tonne change
Mixed pewter 7084 ↓138
39% tinman’s solder 4925 ↓123
29% plumber’s solder 3471 ↓112
Solder joints 1894 ↓96
6% mixed type metal 1140 -
     
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 120-180 ↓35
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) 48-90 ↓30
Grade 7B mixed steel turnings 55-85 ↓15
Grade 8B mixed cuttings 75-100 ↓15
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 155-180 ↓15
     

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