SCRAP METAL PRICES IN THE UNITED STATES – USA



UPDATE PRICING AS OF July 12, 2015

Reference metal scrap prices from yards in the United States of America (USA) are as follows. These scrap metal and recycling prices do fluctuate so please check with each company direct as prices on this page may be out of date. All companies reserve the right to changes prices immediately due to market conditions.

Sullivan Metals based in MA, USA reports

ALUMINUM SCRAP METAL PRICES

Alum & Copper Radiators 0.92/LB
Alum & Copper Radiators with Iron 0.80/LB
Aluminum Auto Radiators 0.30/LB
Aluminum Auto Wheels 0.47/LB
Die Cast/Old Zinc 0.18/LB
Sheet & Cast Aluminum 0.30-0.31/LB
Whole Aluminum Transmissions (Drained) 0.08/LB

Copper Scrap Metal Prices

#1 Bare Bright Wire $2.15 /lb.
#1 Copper Tubing/Flashing $1.95 /lb.
#2 Copper Tubing/ Bus Bar $1.80 /lb.
#3 Roofing Copper $1.70 /lb.
Brass (Plumbing, Pipe) $1.25 /lb.

From Rockaway Recycling also in New Jersey, USA

Ferrous Scrap Metal Price Listings

Steel $0.04-0.06/lb.
Light Iron $0.04-$0.06/lb.
Cast Iron $0.055-$0.075/lb.
Whole Cars $0.05-0.06 /lb.
Motorcycles $0.06-0.15 /lb.

Rare Metal – Price Listings
Prime Nickel $5.50 lb
Ni Solids (clean) $5.00 lb
304 (18-8) $0.40 lb
304 (18-8) Turnings $0.30 lb
316 (16-10) $0.55 lb
316 (16-10) Turnings $0.49 lb
409-410 Solids $0.10 lb
Inconel 625 $4.10 lb
Inconel 718 $3.45 lb
Carbide Insert $6.60 lb
Carbide Drills and Reamers (no steel) $5.50 lb

From Iron Mike Enterprises in the Troy Michigan United States of America Area

Ferrous Scrap Metal Prices

#1 Busheling $210 gt
#1 Baling $140 gt
#2 Baling $120 gt
Plate and Struct 2’x 5′ $150 gt
Plate and Struct scrap (unprep) $130 gt
Heavy Melt 2’x 5′ $140 gt
Heavy Melt scrap (unprep) $120 gt
automobiles (must have title) $100 gt
Auto Cast $200 gt
Yard Cast(breakable) $80 gt
Sheet Iron $100 gt

As always, prices are subject to change and do fluctuate. Please contact the recycling yard for current prices.