What is the current price of metals?

Updated 05/27/2022

Metal Average Price Date Updated
Shreddable Steel $212.00/ton Updated 05/27/2022
Stainless Steel $0.60/lb Updated 05/27/2022
Aluminum Siding $0.52/lb Updated 05/27/2022
Clean AL/Copper Fin $1.48/lb Updated 05/27/2022

Are scrap metal prices up 2022?

Conclusion. To sum it up, scrap metal prices are not expected to increase greatly in 2022, but again it depends on the metals in question. Scrap metal prices are at an all-time high right now, and the prediction is that with increased production, prices will move back towards their averages by the middle of 2022.

What are current scrap metal prices in PA?

Scrap Metal Prices in Lancaster, PA

  • Steel. Cast Iron Rotors: $0.13. Prepared Steel: $.12. Unprepared Steel: $.10.
  • Aluminum. Aluminum Extrusion: .80. Aluminum Cans: .65. Aluminum Siding: $.65.
  • Copper. Bare Brite Copper: 3.40. #1 Copper: 3.30. #2 Copper: 3.10.
  • Lead. Lead: $0.25. Lead Batteries: $0.12. Lead Wheel Weights: $0.08.

How much is aluminum per pound in WV?

We will pay an additional five cents per pound for all clean non-ferrous purchases over 100 pounds of single grade materials….

Non-Ferrous Scrap Price per lb.
Cans $0.40
Siding & Clip $0.60
Cast & Sheet (foil, pie plates) $0.35

Are metal prices going up?

Steel costs in the United States are currently at an all-time high. In July of 2020, the price of steel was selling for around $440/ton. That number more than doubled to $900/ton in December of the same year. Four months later, in March of 2021, steel was going for an unprecedented $1,270/ton!

Will steel prices go up in 2022?

Flat steel prices could rise 3-5 per cent this fiscal year after surging over 50 per cent in 2021-22.

What are scrap metal prices in West Virginia?


Insulated #3 $0.40
Insulated #2 $1.50
Sheet Copper $3.00
#2 Copper $3.30
#1 Copper $3.50

How much is scrap cars worth in WV?

Sell your junk car in WV for what it’s worth For these vehicles we typically pay between $50 and $125, depending on the size and weight of the car.