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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 8 June 2018

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

PRN £/tonne   £/gramme   Change  
Paper   6.5-7.5   ↑3  
Aluminium   20   -  
Steel   7.5   ↑2  
Plastics   60-61   ↓2  
Glass aggregate   14   ↑0.5  
Glass remelt   14   -  
Wood   25   ↑7
 
Energy Recovery    0.3   ↓0.15  

 

High Value Metals £/gramme change
Platinum 21.59 ↓0.31
Platinum scrap 15.74 ↓0.23
Palladium 24.15 ↓0.48
Fine gold 31.11 ↓0.34
9ct gold 11.32 ↓0.12
Fine silver 0.357 ↓0.001
925 silver 0.33 ↓0.001

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 3000-3200 ↓130
Brass & copper radiators 2500-2800 ↑100
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3300-3550 ↑50
GM borings 3150-3380 ↑50
Commercial PB scrap 3400-3750 ↑50
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 850-1030 ↓50
Mixed alloy cuttings 850-950 ↑80
Clean cast 700-900 ↓85
Old rolled 600-820 ↓50
Irony aluminium  200-345 ↑5
Turnings 450-600 ↓10
Loose litho 1150-1350 ↓20
Clean aluminium wheels 900-1200 ↑50
Alu/copper radiators 1300-1700 ↓200
Extrusion: clean 1100-1420 ↓10
Extrusion: painted 1100-1320 ↓40

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 4500-4950 ↑200
Greasy bright wire 4000-4400 ↓70
Clean flat bus bar 4200-4800 ↑170
No 1 burnt wire 4350-4650 ↑150
No 2 burnt wire 4020-4300 ↑150
Cylinders 3700-4000 ↑130
New copper tube 4450-4800 ↑130
Heavy copper 4150-4400 ↑100
Braziery copper 3550-3900 ↑260
Clean pyro cable 2180-2300 ↓80
PVC pyro cable 1700-1800 ↓25

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 1100-1210 ↓80
Low grade 630-720 -
Aluminium low grade 250-400 ↑50

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1200-1550 ↓50
Batteries 500-650 ↓30

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 850-1150 ↓50
     

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 840-880 -
18/8 stainless steel turnings 390-430 -
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 1140-1180 -
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 540-560 -
17% chrome iron 260-300 -
13% chrome iron 200-220 -
Pure nickel solids 8000 -
Pure tungsten 14680 -
Pure molybdenum 19316 ↓171
Pure cobalt 63178 ↓4861
Wrought clean monel 3420-3480 -
Monel turnings 1580-1680 -
70/30 cupronickel 3580-3620 -
90/10 cupronickel 3280-3300 -
Clean tungsten carbide 11300-11700 -
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 6729 ↑374
39% tinman’s solder 4920 ↑257
29% plumber’s solder 3469 ↑210
Solder joints 1859 ↑139
6% mixed type metal 1674 ↑91
     
Aluminium ingots    £/tonne change
LM2 1810 -
LM4 1830 -
LM6 1995 ↑20
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 ↑15
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 ↑10
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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