SCRAP NEWS | Month: June 2020

Potential Problems with China Cause Copper Drops – 6/25/20

Right now one of the biggest causes of concern that we have is with the copper market and the Chinese buyers. While looking at these markets, we have been able to see that they are very difficult to conceptualize and figure out where they will be going and how the Chinese will be changing their buying practices moving forward.

Metal Monday: Types of Nails & Screws

Recycling brass screws and nails for scrap metal

Many people have asked us about nail and screw recycling and we think that this is a great place to talk about it. Many times whether it is garage clean outs or just extra inventory from job sites it may seem tough to get rid of these nails…and it can be. Most nails/screws are generally […]

Are Prices Heating Up This Summer? – 6/17/2020

Jump To Non-Ferrous Prices   Jump To Ferrous Prices GreeTings Scrap World! Scrap prices are up. That’s exactly how we want to start every single weekly report but we can use it this week and we hope that you have been able to cash in on some of the increases. With the market climbing and […]

Those Prices Seem Promising… – 6/10/2020

We hope that everyone is doing well and staying busy during all of these times. It looks like all of the states have reopened and the scrap prices have increased, so we are on a good page. Watching some of these copper prices increase to highs that have not been seen since February, has been extremely positive. 

New App, Who’s This? – 6/3/20

DOWNLOAD TODAY New iScrap App – With Notifications Jump To Non-Ferrous Prices   Jump To Ferrous Prices Good Day! We hope that everyone is doing well and staying as busy as possible going into the summer months. We are happy to see the copper prices increasing to pre-pandemic levels and even higher than they were. […]

[INFOGRAPHIC] 10 Commandments of a Scrap Dealer

Rules that a scrap dealer lives by

We needed a bit of a laugh with the scrappers and scrap yards. The iScrap App Team put together a list of 10 Commandments of a Scrap Dealer. Related: [INFOGRAPHIC] – Scrap Metal Facts You Need to Know [INFOGRAPHIC] 9 Tips to Make More Money on Scrap Metal