April 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scrap metal and recycling prices do fluctuate so please check with each company direct as prices on this page may be out of date.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 0.95/LB
Alum & Copper Radiators with Iron 0.83/LB
Aluminum Auto Radiators 0.39/LB
Aluminum Auto Wheels 0.60/LB
Die Cast/Old Zinc 0.18/LB
Sheet & Cast Aluminum 0.39/LB
Whole Aluminum Transmissions (Drained) 0.08/LB

Copper Scrap Metal Prices

Bare Copper Wire 2.05/LB
Electric Motors 0.20/LB
Leaded Roofing Copper Sheets 1.52/LB
Plumbing Copper (No Brass Attached) 1.82-2.01/LB
Roofing Copper Sheets 1.72/LB
Sealed Units 0.11/LB

From Rockaway Recycling also in New Jersey, USA

Ferrous Scrap Metal Price Listings

Steel $0.035-0.065/lb.
Light Iron $0.035-$0.065/lb.
Cast Iron $0.06-$0.08/lb.
Whole Cars $0.05-0.06 /lb.
Motorcycles $0.06-0.15 /lb.

Rare Metal – Price Listings
Carbide Inserts/Shapes $4-6.00 /lb.
Monel $2.25 /lb.
FSX 414 $2.25 /lb.
Titanium $0.75 /lb.
Tin $0.50-5.50 /lb.
Nickel $2.00-4.00 /lb.
Inconel $1.50-2.50 /lb.
High Speed Steel $0.35 /lb.
Hastelloy Shavings $1.25 /lb.
Hastelloy Solids $1.50 /lb.
Tin Solder $0.50-5.00 /lb.
Babbit $0.50-5.50 /lb.
Alnico Magnets $1.00 /lb.

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

Ferrous Scrap Metal Prices

#1 Busheling $160 gt
#1 Baling $130 gt
Plate and Struct 2’x 5′ $140 gt
Heavy Melt 2’x 5′ $120 gt
Heavy Melt scrap (unprep) $100 gt
Junk Car (must have title) $80 gt
Sheet Iron $90 gt
#1 Shredder Frag Call
Engine Block (clean) $80 gt
Punchings $150 gt
Turnings (C & D) Call
Random length rail (W/docs) $110 gt

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