Copper Scrap Prices

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Material Average Price High Price Low Price Price Unit
#1 Copper Bare Bright Scrap 2.57 2.57 2.56 USD/LB
#1 Copper Scrap 2.35 2.37 2.34 USD/LB
#1 Copper Tube Scrap 2.31 2.32 2.30 USD/LB
#1 Copper Wire Double Insulated 0.75 0.75 0.75 USD/LB
#1 Copper Wire Scrap 1.94 1.97 1.90 USD/LB
#1 Double Insulated Copper Scrap 1.53 1.53 1.53 USD/LB
#1 Insulated Copper Wire 1.10 1.17 1.02 USD/LB
#1 Insulated Copper Wire 60-70% Recovery 0.90 1.00 0.80 USD/LB
#1 Insulated Copper Wire 85% Recovery Scrap 1.63 1.63 1.63 USD/LB
#1 Single Insulated Copper Scrap 1.98 1.98 1.98 USD/LB
#2 Copper (Cu 94%-96%) Scrap 1.97 1.97 1.97 USD/LB
#2 Copper Bare Bright Scrap 2.07 2.07 2.07 USD/LB
#2 Copper Scrap 3.00 3.00 3.00 USD/LB
#2 Copper Tubing Scrap 2.00 2.02 1.98 USD/LB
#2 Copper Wire Scrap 1.14 1.14 1.14 USD/LB
#2 Insulated Copper Wire 0.64 0.66 0.62 USD/LB
#2 Insulated Copper Wire 25-50% Recovery 0.41 0.41 0.41 USD/LB
#2 Insulated Copper Wire 30-50% Recovery 0.30 0.40 0.20 USD/LB
#2 Insulated Copper Wire 50% Recovery Scrap 0.80 0.80 0.80 USD/LB
#2 Insulated Copper Wires (Cu 55%) Scrap 0.82 0.82 0.82 USD/LB
#2 Single Insulated Copper Scrap 1.33 1.33 1.33 USD/LB
#3 Copper Scrap 1.81 1.81 1.80 USD/LB
Alternator Scrap 0.25 0.25 0.25 USD/LB
Auto/Truck Radiators Scrap 1.34 1.35 1.33 USD/LB
Bare Bright Copper Scrap 2.45 2.45 2.44 USD/LB
Burnt Copper Scrap 1.02 1.02 1.02 USD/LB
CATV - Bare Scrap 0.10 0.10 0.10 USD/LB
CATV - Black Scrap 0.06 0.06 0.06 USD/LB
CATV - Irony Scrap 0.02 0.02 0.02 USD/LB
Copper Aluminum AC Coils (Clean) 1.01 1.01 1.00 USD/LB
Copper Aluminum AC Coils (Unclean) 0.84 0.84 0.84 USD/LB
Copper Aluminum Radiators 0.81 0.82 0.80 USD/LB
Copper Breakage Scrap 1.69 2.18 1.19 USD/LB
Copper Brite Wire Scrap 2.14 2.14 2.14 USD/LB
Copper cable scrap 1.30 1.80 0.80 USD/LB
Copper Clad Scrap 0.09 0.09 0.09 USD/LB
Copper Compressor Scrap 0.06 0.06 0.06 USD/LB
Copper Radiators Scrap 1.17 1.17 1.16 USD/LB
Copper Radiators Scrap (Dirty) 0.61 0.61 0.61 USD/LB
Copper Reefer Ends 0.49 0.49 0.49 USD/LB
Copper Refinery Scrap 0.78 0.78 0.78 USD/LB
Copper Scrap Dirty 0.35 0.35 0.34 USD/LB
Copper Shavings Scrap 1.02 1.02 1.02 USD/LB
Copper Sheet Scrap (Light) 1.73 1.73 1.73 USD/LB
Copper Sheet Scrap 1.97 1.97 1.97 USD/LB
Copper Transformer Scrap 0.18 0.19 0.18 USD/LB
Copper Turnings Scrap 1.90 1.90 1.90 USD/LB
Copper TV cable (Bare) Scrap 0.04 0.04 0.04 USD/LB
Copper TV Cable Scrap (Black) 0.04 0.04 0.04 USD/LB
Cu Yokes Scrap 0.28 0.28 0.28 USD/LB
Cu/Al Radiator Ends Scrap 0.25 0.25 0.25 USD/LB
Cu/Al Radiators /Fe Scrap 0.60 0.60 0.60 USD/LB
Cu/Al Radiators Scrap 0.90 0.90 0.90 USD/LB
Cu/Brass Radiator Scrap 1.18 1.18 1.17 USD/LB
Electric Motors Scrap 0.13 0.13 0.13 USD/LB
Extension Cord Scrap 0.33 0.33 0.33 USD/LB
Harness Wire Scrap 0.59 0.60 0.59 USD/LB
Heater Cores Scrap 0.76 0.76 0.76 USD/LB
Heavy Gauge Scrap 2.75 2.75 2.75 USD/LB
Insulated Copper Wire Scrap 25% Recovery 0.27 0.27 0.27 USD/LB
Insulated Copper Wire Scrap 40% Recovery 0.53 0.53 0.53 USD/LB
Insulated Copper Wire Scrap 50% Recovery 0.91 0.91 0.91 USD/LB
Insulated Copper Wire Scrap 55% Recovery 0.70 0.70 0.70 USD/LB
Insulated Copper Wire Scrap 65% recovery 1.26 1.26 1.26 USD/LB
Insulated Copper Wire Scrap 70% Recovery 1.32 1.32 1.32 USD/LB
Insulated Copper Wire Scrap 72% Recovery 1.15 1.15 1.15 USD/LB
Lead Coated Light Copper Scrap 2.38 2.38 2.38 USD/LB
Light Copper Scrap 2.04 2.04 2.03 USD/LB
Low Grade Extension Cords Scrap 0.58 0.58 0.58 USD/LB
Low Grade ICW 0.25 0.25 0.24 USD/LB
Medium Gauge Copper Wire Scrap 2.40 2.40 2.40 USD/LB
Mixed Copper Motors Scrap 0.10 0.10 0.10 USD/LB
Plated Heavy Gauge Copper Wire Scrap 2.15 2.15 2.15 USD/LB
Plated Medium Gauge Copper Wire Scrap 1.57 1.57 1.57 USD/LB
Romex Wire Scrap 1.19 1.19 1.18 USD/LB
Sealed Units Electric Motors Scrap 0.18 0.18 0.18 USD/LB
Starters Scrap 0.18 0.18 0.18 USD/LB
Tin Plated Copper Scrap 1.88 2.10 1.67 USD/LB
Unclean Cu/Brass Radiator Scrap 0.64 0.68 0.60 USD/LB
Xmas Lights Scrap 0.11 0.11 0.10 USD/LB