SCRAP METAL PRICES
Atlanta and Worldwide
Metal market prices and scrap metal prices (Atlanta and worldwide) are widely circulated and can vary significantly. The metal prices on this page reflect the trading prices on various market exchanges around the world. Known as “prime”, these metal market prices serve as an index and fluctuate on a daily basis according to market conditions. Scrap metal prices for copper, aluminum, stainless, iron and other metals also fluctuate on a daily basis, and while related to “prime”, scrap metal prices are also adjusted based on the quality and quantity of the materials at time of sale.
Metal Market Prices
All metal market prices and scrap metal prices for copper, aluminum, stainless, iron and other metals are subject to change without notice throughout the day. Contact Metro Alloys 404.753.6063 for today’s metal market prices and for current scrap metal prices (Atlanta and worldwide).
Scrap Metal Prices Atlanta
* Spot – Live, Non-LME Prices
** COMEX – Commodity Exchange
** LME – London Metal Exchange
Higher Ferrous Scrap Prices in January
Jan 9, 2018 – U.S. ferrous scrap prices celebrated the New Year with continued strength on higher prices as prime scrap rose $20/GT and secondary tags jumped $30/GT.
Stainless Scrap Soft for Year-End
Dec 12, 2017 – Lower nickel prices on the LME coupled with anticipated lower chrome prices in the New Year are setting up a soft year-end for stainless scrap prices.
Aluminum Markets Split
Oct 13, 2017 – Primary and secondary aluminum markets continue to move in opposite directions with primary prices up 20% this year and aluminum scrap prices staying soft.