Current Scrap Metal Prices
Scrap Metal Scrap Price Updated Price Date
Copper National Average $3.42/lb Updated 04/24/2024
Steel National Average $202.64/ton Updated 04/24/2024
Aluminum National Average $0.44/lb Updated 04/24/2024
Catalytic Converter Average $73.21/each Updated 04/24/2024

Current Metal Prices

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

#1 Bare Bright Copper Wire

$3.42/lb 9.38%

#1 Copper Tubing

$3.26/lb 21.18%

#1 Flashing Copper

$3.44/lb 18.33%

#1 Heavy Melting Steel

$212.13/ton -15.41%

#1 HMS

$201.82/ton 0.00%

#1 Prepared

$233.43/ton -10.40%

#1 Steel

$202.64/ton 0.00%

#2 Copper Tubing

$3.09/lb 39.36%

#2 Heavy Melting Steel

$213.88/ton 3.64%

#2 HMS

$214.63/ton 5.00%

#2 Prepared

$211.95/ton 0.00%

#2/3 Mix Copper

$3.10/lb 83.16%

#3 Copper with Tar

$2.04/lb 0.00%

#3 Roofing Copper

$2.89/lb 0.00%

17-4 Stainless Steel

$0.14/lb 0.00%

300 Series Stainless Steel

$0.34/lb 0.00%

304 Stainless Steel

$0.33/lb 12.00%

310 Stainless Steel

$0.79/lb 0.00%

316 Stainless Steel

$0.59/lb 0.00%

321 Stainless Steel

$0.48/lb 0.00%

400 Series Stainless Steel

$0.08/lb 0.00%

500/750 Insulated Cable

$2.56/lb 0.00%


$1.61/lb 0.00%

ACR Ends

$0.59/lb 0.00%

AL Extrusion

$0.57/lb 0.00%

AL Thermopane

$0.31/lb 0.00%

AL/ Copper Rads w/Iron

$1.27/lb 2.84%

AL/Copper Cutoffs

$0.58/lb 0.00%


$0.39/lb 0.00%

Aluminum #3

$0.19/lb 0.00%
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