Current Scrap Metal Prices
Scrap Metal Scrap Price Updated Price Date
Copper National Average $1.97/lb Updated 10/21/2018
Steel National Average $130.00/ton Updated 10/21/2018
Aluminum National Average $0.30/lb Updated 10/21/2018

Current Scrap Metal Prices

Updated 10/21/2018
Metal Average Price Date Updated
#1 Bare Bright Copper Wire $2.17/lb Updated 10/21/2018
Brass $1.31/lb Updated 10/21/2018
Light Iron $116.00/ton Updated 10/21/2018
Aluminum Siding $0.33/lb Updated 10/21/2018
Aluminum Cans $0.38/lb Updated 10/21/2018
Stainless Steel $0.24/lb Updated 10/21/2018
#1 Copper Tubing $2.05/lb Updated 10/21/2018
THHN Wire $1.27/lb Updated 10/21/2018
Complete Car $121.00/ton Updated 10/21/2018
Insulated Copper Wire $0.45/lb Updated 10/21/2018
Electric Motors (Copper) $0.07/lb Updated 10/21/2018
Car/Truck Batteries $0.22/lb Updated 10/21/2018

PREMIUM YARD Potomac Metals-Sterling

45655 Woodland Road
Sterling, Virginia 20166

Phone: 703‑430‑3667

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PREMIUM YARD Potomac Metals HQ – Sterling

42702 Dulles Trade Ct
Sterling, Virginia 20166

Phone: 703‑430‑3667

Opens next Monday at 7:00 AM

PREMIUM YARD Montgomery Scrap Corporation

15000 Southlawn Lane
Rockville, Maryland 20850

Phone: 301‑424‑3000

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Opens next Monday at 8:00 AM

PREMIUM YARD Potomac Metals-Manassas

11900 Livingston Road
Manassas, Virginia 20109

Phone: 703‑330‑3444

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PREMIUM YARD Potomac Metals-Springfield

6619 Iron Place
Springfield, Virginia 22151

Phone: 703‑226‑3716

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PREMIUM YARD Potomac Metals-Ranson

410 16th Ave
Ranson, West Virginia 25438

Phone: 304‑724‑1002

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PREMIUM YARD C2 Management

351 Station Rd.
Berryville, Virginia 22611

Phone: 540‑955‑5740

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Opens tomorrow at 9:00 AM

PREMIUM YARD Potomac Metals-Beltsville

5215 Holland Drive
Beltsville, Maryland 20705

Phone: 240‑297‑9148

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PREMIUM YARD Kirby Metal Recycling

5832 Kirby Road
Clinton, Maryland 20735

Phone: 301‑297‑5420

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With the markets relatively unchanged we are continuing to watch the "big picture".


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