North West Scrap Metal Prices - South Africa

Selling Scrap in North West

North West is a province in South Africa with the capital city of Mahikeng. North West is heavily influenced by the mining that takes place in the region. This makes it a great place for buying and selling scrap metal. If you are new to buying and selling scrap metal the we have some tips to get you started. First, make sure to learn about the laws that govern the buying and selling of scrap metal within South Africa and the local customs in North West. Two important documents that you may need will be ID and a receipt. Often both of these will be needed to sell large amounts of material. If you are unsure the best way to educate yourself is by speaking to your local scrap yard owner. They will know all the local laws and local information. Also, don't be afraid to visit many different scrap yards. They will all have different prices and it is best to shop around to find the one that suits you. Finding scrap metal can be difficult when you first get started. There are many methods for acquiring scrap metal. We will give you a few tips to get you started. First thing to remember is that the price per kilo of different material is massively different. Scrap copper is worth a lot more then scrap steel for example. The metals that it easiest to make a profit on are scrap copper, scrap gold and scrap aluminium. Copper can be found in the wiring and has a great price. Gold can often be brought for below the scrap price and sold in bulk for a profit. Aluminium is used in household goods and car parts. It is not as valuable but much easier to get hold of. For the latest prices in North West look below. If you are interested in finding the most up to date scrap prices from another part South Africa click here.

Scrap Metal Prices per Kilogram

MetalPrice Per Kilo
AluminiumR33.15
Aluminium AlloyR27.03
CopperR133.91
BrassR102.04
LeadR28.80
NickelR229.62
TinR403.95
ZincR40.18
Steel ScrapR6.09
Steel RebarR9.07

Last Updated On 2021-04-21

Non Ferrous Scrap Metal Prices per Kilogram

MetalPrice Per Kilogram
Scrap #1 Bare Bright Copper Wire52
Scrap #1 Copper Tubing49
Scrap #1 Flashing Copper52
Scrap #2 Copper Tubing32
Scrap #2/3 Mix Copper62
Scrap #3 Copper with Tar51
Scrap #3 Roofing Copper69
Scrap Aluminium Cans34
Scrap Aluminium Copper Radiators39
Scrap Aluminium Siding55
Scrap Aluminium Extrusion70
Scrap Aluminium Extrusion w/ Attachments39
Scrap Aluminium Thermopane34
Scrap Aluminium Copper Cutoffs56
Scrap Aluminium 606158
Scrap Aluminium 606350
Scrap Aluminium New Cast55
Scrap Aluminium Old Cast69
Scrap Aluminium Old Sheet58
Scrap Aluminium Wheels Clean69
Scrap Aluminium Wheels w/ Attachments55
Scrap Aluminium Turnings43
Scrap Aluminium Breakage64
Scrap Aluminium Shavings30
Scrap Aluminium Boat44
Scrap Aluminium Bumpers34
Scrap Aluminium Clips36
Scrap Aluminium Copper Coil31
Scrap Aluminium Diesel Tank39
Scrap Aluminium Engine Block66
Scrap Aluminium Litho48
Scrap Aluminium Radiators60
Scrap Aluminium Rims33
Scrap Aluminium Wire70
Scrap Aluminium Transformers46
Scrap Ballasts60
Scrap Brass (Red)32
Scrap Brass (Yellow)51
Scrap Brass Rod31
Scrap Brass Hair Wire35
Scrap Brass Pipe35
Scrap Brass Radiators58
Scrap Brass Shells42
Scrap Brass Turnings63
Scrap Bronze47
Scrap Bronze Turnings51
Scrap Car/Truck Batteries43
Scrap Catalytic Converters39
Scrap Christmas Lights56
Scrap Cast Aluminium69
Scrap Carbide70
Scrap CATV Wire62
Scrap Circuit Breakers37
Scrap Cobalt43
Scrap Communications Wire59
Scrap Compressors70
Scrap Clean ACR33
Scrap Clean Aluminium Wire66
Scrap Dirty ACR36
Scrap Dirty Aluminium Extrusion40
Scrap Dirty Aluminium Radiators32
Scrap Dirty Aluminium Turnings52
Scrap Dirty Brass38
Scrap Dirty Brass Radiators67
Scrap Dirty Roofing Copper39
Scrap Double Insulated Cable37
Scrap EC Wire53
Scrap Electric Motors - Aluminium42
Scrap Electric Motors - Copper51
Scrap Elevator Wire68
Scrap Enameled Copper54
Scrap Forktruck Battery44
Scrap F 7538
Scrap Fire Wire51
Scrap Gold31
Scrap Hastelloy Solids41
Scrap Hastelloy Turnings55
Scrap Heliax Wire33
Scrap Inconel47
Scrap Inconel 79248
Scrap Inconel 80049
Scrap Inconel 82566
Scrap Insulated Aluminium Wire35
Scrap Insulated Copper Wire55
Scrap Insulated Steel BX50
Scrap Lead Batteries68
Scrap Lead Coated Copper34
Scrap Lead Shot53
Scrap Lead Wheel Weights54
Scrap MarM24770
Scrap Monel42
Scrap Nickel34
Scrap Non Magnetic Stainless Steel54
Scrap Painted Aluminium62
Scrap Plumbers Brass42
Scrap Prepared Aluminium66
Scrap Pewter44
Scrap Platinum50
Scrap Romex Wire59
Scrap Sealed Units59
Scrap Silver Plated Copper44
Scrap Semi-Red Brass51
Scrap Silver62
Scrap Solid Core Heliax63
Scrap Stainless Steel69
Scrap Stainless Steel Heatsinks33
Scrap Stainless Steel Sinks40
Scrap Stainless Turnings62
Scrap Starters36
Scrap Steel Case Batteries62
Scrap THHN Wire44
Scrap Tin Coated Copper70
Scrap Tin Insulated Copper Wire60
Scrap Titanium 6-4 Clips50
Scrap T-1,4,5,1551
Scrap Tantalum (Air-Vac melt)58
Scrap Tungsten53
Scrap Tungsten Carbide56
Scrap Wiring Harness63

Scrap Gold Prices

In the table below you'll find today's scrap gold price for the different purities of gold.

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
9ct GoldR296.49R9,221.76
14ct GoldR462.53R14,386.22
18ct GoldR592.99R18,444.14
22ct GoldR724.23R22,526.19
24ct GoldR790.57R24,589.50

Scrap Prices for other Precious Metals

Below are today's scrap prices for silver, palladium and platinum.

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
PalladiumR928.18R28,869.60
PlatinumR395.93R12,314.86
SilverR9.75R303.36

Precious metal prices are usually set in troy ounces. One troy ounce (Oz) is equal to around 31.1 grams.

Ferrous Scrap Metal Prices per Kilogram

MetalPrice Per Kilogram
Scrap #1 Prepared30
Scrap #2 Prepared51
Scrap #1 Unprepared31
Scrap #2 Unprepared45
Scrap Auto Slabs Whole54
Scrap Busheling33
Scrap Cast Iron51
Scrap Dishwashers38
Scrap Dryers70
Scrap Oversize Torch53
Scrap Rebar51
Scrap Washing Machines34
Scrap Water Heaters45

Scrap Electronics Prices per Kilogram

ElectronicsPrice Per Kilogram
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