How much is scrap copper worth?
|Non-Ferrous Scrap Metal||Market Price||Your Price *|
|Scrap Bare Bright Copper||$2.45 lb.||$2.30 lb.|
|Scrap #1 Copper||$2.49 lb.||$2.20 lb.|
|Scrap #2 Copper||$2.30 lb.||$2.03 lb.|
|Scrap insul Hvy #1 copper Wire 85% Recovery||$1.73 lb.||$1.45 lb.|
In respect to this, what price is scrap copper today?
|Metal||Average Price||Date Updated|
|#1 Bare Bright Copper Wire||$2.00/lb||Updated 02/20/2020|
|#1 Copper Tubing||$2.00/lb||Updated 02/20/2020|
|#2 Copper Tubing||$1.82/lb||Updated 02/20/2020|
|Insulated Copper Wire||$0.47/lb||Updated 02/20/2020|
Similarly, is it worth stripping copper wire for scrap? Once it has been stripped (56% copper content) to make 'bright bare copper' wire it will be worth $3.36. You could even buy copper wire at the going rate, strip it and make a decent profit! But any other thinner copper wire, without the insulation, once stripped will actually be worth less.
Also question is, how much is scrap copper per kilo?
Scrap Metal Dealers
|Material||Scrap Metal Prices per Kilo|
|Copper||£3.50 to £6.00|
|Mixed Copper||£3.00 to £6.00|
|Copper Wire||£3.00 to £6.00|
|Steel||£2.80 to £4.00|
How much is scrap metal worth per pound today?
Currently the closest scrap yard to me pays $195 per ton, or per 2,000 pounds for ferrous metals. This breaks down to approximately $10 per 100 pounds of metal. The price that scrap yards pay fluctuates with worldwide supply and demand and can change daily.