Shreveport, LA Scrap Metal Prices

Shreveport is a city located on the northwestern region of Louisiana. It is the third largest city in state, behind New Orleans and Baton Rouge, with a population close to 200, 000 residents. The city is a major commercial and industrial center for Ark-La-Tex region.

Also known as the oil capital of the world, the city is a great place to tour as it offers visitors various attractions and beautiful green spaces such as the RiverView Park. The city also has a diversified economy, which provides a business friendly environment for all types of businesses.

If you want to sell scrap metal, Shreveport is a good place to make money on the side. Key drivers - such as mining, construction, and manufacturing- of the city’s economy, are always looking for these materials and will pay good money for them.

Shreveport also has many scrap metal yards located in different parts of the city, and the laws in the state favors the selling of these materials.

Best Scrap Yards in Shreveport

If you are looking for good places to take your scrap metals, here are some places that we recommend.

In the northern parts of the city you should consider Aero Auto Salvage on 707 Aero Drive, Pipes U-Pull-It Auto Parts Salvage on 806 Aero Drive, Shreveport Cash for Cars on 806 Aero Drive Suite A, and Linde Gases Yard on Grimmett Drive.

Good places on the western side of the city would be CMC Recycling on 3647 Hollywood Avenue, Alloys Sale on 5607 Work Avenue, S & A Auto Parts on 5252 Greenwood Road, and Gatti’s Wrecking Yard & Auto Sales on 7150 Mansfield Road.

If you are in the southern parts of the city, good dealers would be River City Iron & Metal on West Antoine Loop, 1-800-GOT-JUNK? Shreveport on Paxton Road Suite A, and UAPI U-Pull-It Auto Parts on 9889 Mansfield Road.

You may also want to check out our best tips about scrap yards before you head over to a scrap yard!

Scrap Metal Prices per Pound in Shreveport

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum$0.99
Aluminum Alloy$0.78
Copper$3.40
Brass$2.66
Lead$0.90
Nickel$10.77
Tin$9.42
Zinc$1.23
Steel Scrap$0.15
Steel Rebar$0.27

Last Updated On 2022-11-28

Scrap Aluminum Prices per Pound in Shreveport

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum 1100$0.68
Aluminum 3003$0.68
Aluminum 356 Wheels (clean)$0.68
Aluminum 356 Wheels (dirty)$0.48
Aluminum 5052 Scrap$0.92
Aluminum 6061 Extrusions$0.60
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions$0.80
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions/Fe$0.58
Aluminum/Cu Radiators$1.60
Aluminum/Cu/Fe Radiators$1.48
Aluminum Radiators$0.39
Aluminum/Fe Radiators$0.29
Transformers$0.17
Breakage 50% Recovery$0.22
Chrome Wheels$0.64
E.C. Wire$1.06
Litho Sheets$0.68
Mixed Turnings $0.40
MLC Clips$0.67
Aluminum Old Cast$0.65
Aluminum Old Sheet$0.64
Painted Siding$0.63
UBC$0.67
Zorba 90% NF$0.64
Aluminum Cans (clean)$0.49
Aluminum Cans (dirty)$0.25

Scrap Brass Prices per Pound in Shreveport

MetalPrice Per Pound
Red Brass$1.81
Yellow Brass$1.71
Brass Rod$1.66
Brass Hair Wire$1.79
Brass Pipe$1.62
Brass Radiators$1.38
Brass Shells$1.53
Brass Turnings$1.57
Bronze$1.87
Bronze Turnings$0.97
Dirty Brass$0.81
Dirty Brass Radiators$0.81
Plumbers Brass$1.62
Semi-Red Brass$1.65

Scrap Copper Prices per Pound in Shreveport

MetalPrice Per Pound
#1 Bare Bright Copper Wire$2.98
#1 Copper Tubing$2.78
#1 Flashing Copper$2.78
#2 Copper Tubing$2.62
#2/3 Mix Copper$2.54
#3 Copper with Tar$2.38
#3 Roofing Copper$2.46
Dirty Roofing Copper$2.30
Electric Motors - Copper$2.07
Enameled Copper$2.34
Insulated Copper Wire$2.38
Lead Coated Copper$2.01
Silver Plated Copper$2.54
Tin Coated Copper$2.22
Tin Insulated Copper Wire$2.22

Scrap Lead Prices per Pound in Shreveport

MetalPrice Per Pound
Lead Batteries$0.19
Lead Shot$0.42
Lead Wheel Weights$0.27
Solid Lead$0.57
Soft Lead$0.59

Scrap Zinc Prices per Pound in Shreveport

MetalPrice Per Pound
New Zinc Die Cast$0.76
Old Zinc Die Cast$0.66

Scrap Gold Prices in Shreveport

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
9ct Gold$19.06$592.85
14ct Gold$29.73$924.82
18ct Gold$38.12$1,185.66
22ct Gold$46.56$1,448.10
24ct Gold$50.82$1,580.74

Today's scrap gold price represents the best prices you can get for the different purities of gold. Gold prices can fluctuate a lot and are often negiotable. Do not take the first offer!

Scrap Prices for other Precious Metals in Shreveport

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
Palladium$39.56$1,230.30
Platinum$21.37$664.69
Silver$0.53$16.33

The current prices for scrap silver, palladium and platinum are updated daily. These precious metal scrap prices also fluctuate a lot, but are not as commonly traded as gold. It may a little more work finding a good buyer.

Scrap Prices for Steel per Pound in Shreveport

MetalPrice Per Pound
#1 Bundle$0.08
#1 Busheling$0.08
#1 HMS$0.06
HMS 80/20$0.05
Sheet Metal$0.05
Shredded Auto Scrap$0.06
Structural Steel$0.06

Scrap Prices for Stainless Steel per Pound in Shreveport

MetalPrice Per Pound
201 SS$0.24
301 SS$0.36
304 SS Solid$0.52
304 SS Turning$0.45
309 SS$0.68
310 SS$1.03
316 SS Solid$0.68
330 SS$1.67

Today's scrap price for stainless steel is based on the best prices on the market. Stainless steel is very much in demand currently due to it's use in construction and global shortages.

Scrap Prices for other Ferrous Metals per Pound in Shreveport

MetalPrice Per Pound
Scrap #1 Prepared$0.06
Scrap #2 Prepared$0.07
Scrap #1 Unprepared$0.05
Scrap #2 Unprepared$0.05
Scrap Auto Slabs Whole$0.06
Scrap Cast Iron$0.09
Scrap Dishwashers$0.06
Scrap Dryers$0.06
Scrap Oversize Torch$0.08
Scrap Rebar$0.17
Scrap Washing Machines$0.06
Scrap Water Heaters$0.06

Scrap Electronics Prices per Pound in Shreveport

ElectronicsPrice Per Pound
Scrap Back PanelsContact local scrap yard
Scrap Cellphones
Scrap Computer Wire
Scrap CPU Chips
Scrap CRT Monitors
Scrap Empty PC Servers
Scrap Graphics Cards
Scrap Hard DrivesContact local scrap yard
Scrap Hard Drive Boards
Scrap Laptops
Scrap LCD Monitors
Scrap Low Grade Boards
Scrap Mainframes
Scrap Memory
Scrap Mice
Scrap MotherboardsContact local scrap yard
Scrap Non-Green PC Boards
Scrap PC Boards
Scrap PC Tower
Scrap Power Supplies
Scrap Printers/Fax Machines
Scrap Servers
Scrap Speakers
Scrap Telecom EquipmentContact local scrap yard