Current Scrap Metal Prices
Scrap Metal Scrap Price Updated Price Date
Copper National Average $2.99/lb Updated 09/25/2023
Steel National Average $184.24/ton Updated 09/25/2023
Aluminum National Average $0.44/lb Updated 09/25/2023
Catalytic Converter Average $82.00/each Updated 09/25/2023

Current Metal Prices

Metal Average Price National 30-Day Average National Chart Update price

#1 Bare Bright Copper Wire

$2.99/lb 10.63%

#1 Copper Tubing

$2.83/lb -2.72%

#1 Flashing Copper

$2.93/lb 0.00%

#1 Heavy Melting Steel

$215.31/ton -6.00%

#1 HMS

$224.07/ton 0.00%

#1 Prepared

$231.99/ton -6.40%

#1 Steel

$184.24/ton 25.00%

#2 Copper Tubing

$2.68/lb 2.76%

#2 Heavy Melting Steel

$209.50/ton 0.00%

#2 HMS

$164.68/ton 29.03%

#2 Prepared

$195.38/ton 11.11%

#2/3 Mix Copper

$2.81/lb -6.59%

#3 Copper with Tar

$2.08/lb 0.00%

#3 Roofing Copper

$2.62/lb 0.00%

17-4 Stainless Steel

$0.08/lb 0.00%

300 Series Stainless Steel

$0.30/lb 0.00%

304 Stainless Steel

$0.29/lb -3.23%

310 Stainless Steel

$0.56/lb 0.00%

316 Stainless Steel

$0.58/lb 0.00%

321 Stainless Steel

$0.49/lb 0.00%

400 Series Stainless Steel

$0.08/lb 0.00%

500/750 Insulated Cable

$2.37/lb 0.00%


$1.50/lb -3.61%

ACR Ends

$0.61/lb 0.00%

AL Extrusion

$0.50/lb -5.17%

AL Thermopane

$0.26/lb 0.00%

AL/ Copper Rads w/Iron

$1.21/lb 0.00%

AL/Copper Cutoffs

$0.44/lb 0.00%


$0.41/lb 0.00%

Aluminum #3

$0.13/lb 0.00%
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