Scrap Prices Growth During a Pandemic

Posted 17th March, 2021

It is almost 12 months to the day that Boris Johnson announced that the 23/3/20 that because of the Covid-19 pandemic all non-essential workers were " To stay at home" and all non-essential shops and businesses were to close. This news which had been on the cards for several weeks previously was not welcome news for anyone with a business to run and the scrap metal industry was no different. Doors were to close and scales were to remain unused for... read more

Scrap Metal Prices January 2020

Posted 16th January, 2020

2019 wasn't a year for the record books (not in a positive way anyway), but for the first two weeks of 2020, we have seen some positive movement in the non-ferrous prices. These movements are mainly down to some progressive negotiations between the US and China, coupled with sterling strengthening against the dollar. Ferrous (steel) prices did have a bit of upward movement, but this has been wiped off of the last day. Let's have a look at the average scrap... read more

2019 Scrap Metal Prices Review

Posted 30th December, 2019

2019, the year of the pig is coming to an end. In a few days, time Christmas will be a distant memory, and the U.K. will be heading back to work. It is no shocking news that 2019 has not been the best year in recent memory for scrap metal prices. Anyone following the industry and buying/selling scrap metal throughout the year will be aware that prices have dropped severely. Both ferrous and non-ferrous scrap metals have been effected. Let's have... read more

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