Current Scrap Metal Prices
Scrap Metal Scrap Price Updated Price Date
Copper National Average $1.67/lb Updated 05/26/2020
Steel National Average $88.00/ton Updated 05/26/2020
Aluminum National Average $0.19/lb Updated 05/26/2020


california scrap metalsFacts & Information – California, USA

Nicknamed the “Golden State”, California is known for the wide variety of regions that are populated across this Pacific Coast state. Sacramento is the located of the state capital, but Los Angeles and the metro area around the city is the most populated region in California. Founded in 1850 to the United States, California was known in the mid 1800’s for the Gold Rush that was brought to the state really launched its economy in the stratosphere. Since then larger contributions to the state’s economy has been agriculture, aerospace, education, manufacturing, and high-tech industries. The populated areas in California like San Francisco, Los Angeles, San Diego, San Jose, and Fresno, will be great areas for you to search for scrap yards for your metal recycling. When looking for current scrap prices, it can be frustrating to see them from multiple scrap yards in the area. The iScrap App can help with locating scrap yards in California, as well as the current scrap metal prices. Prices for scrap are constantly changing and finding the reliable resources to stay updated is important. The iScrap App allows users to report scrap prices and also look up posted scrap prices from around the area of California. Be sure to check with your scrap yard before bringing your metals in to see what kind of scrap prices are being reported and posted.

California Scrap Yards & Salvage Yards

california scrap yardsThe technology industry in California is a perfect example of why it is important to find a scrap yard or auto wrecker in the region. Technology companies usually rely on many different types of metals and with recycling them at local yards you can boost the economy throughout the region. If you are looking for a scrap yard in California that accepts electronic scrap, you can find them on the iScrap App. You will be able to see the materials list that yards post to show what scrap metals they accept at their facility. You can also request containers for larger job sites, auto parts for your repairs, and car pickups for your scrap cars.


TCS Metals LLC- Ukiah

3515 Taylor Drive
Ukiah, California 95482

Phone: 707‑234‑6425

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A&M Metals Inc

2301 W 5th St
Santa Ana, California 92882

Phone: (714) 553‑4735

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SCV Recycling

14654 Raymer St.
Van Nuys, California 91405

Phone: (818) 782‑5050

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Go Green Recycling Inc.

2413 Yosemite Blvd,
Modesto, California 95354

Phone: (209) 578‑5857 

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Blue Motors Auto Dismantling

11166 Tuxford Street
Sun Valley, California 91352

Phone: 818‑768‑3246


Diamond Hills Recycling

249 Veile Ave.
Beaumont, California 92223

Phone:  (866) 979‑1520

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European Auto Recycling Inc

3723 Recycle Rd
Rancho Cordova, California 95742

Phone: (916) 638‑3876


Schnitzer – Oakland

1101 Embarcadero West
Oakland, California 94607

Phone: 510‑444‑3919

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Schnitzer – Sacramento

12000 Folsom Blvd
Rancho Cordova, California 95742

Phone: 916‑985‑4810

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Schnitzer – San Jose

11665 Berryessa Road
San Jose, California 95133

Phone: 408‑452‑0777

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2727 S Chesnut Ave
Fresno, California 93725

Phone: 559‑233‑3211

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Los Angeles Scrap Metal Buyers

Los Angeles, California 90001

Phone: 323‑594‑2168?

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Alan Steel & Supply

505 E Bayshore Rd
Redwood City, California 94063

Phone: (650) 369‑2526 

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C & S Scrap Metals

360 Arbor Road
Tracy, California 95304

Phone: (209) 836‑4293 

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Santa Barbara Iron & Metal

709 E Gutierrez Street
Santa Barbara, California 93103

Phone: (805) 966‑4468

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Sims Metal Mgmt -Richmond CA

600 South 4th Street
Richmond, California 94804

Phone: 510‑412‑5300

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Sims Metal Mgmt- Sacramento

130 North 12th Street
Sacramento, California 95811

Phone: 916‑444‑3380

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Sims Metal Mgmt- San Jose

1900 Monterey Highway
San Jose, California 95112

Phone: 408‑494‑4200

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Yards in California

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