Bradford Scrap Metal Prices - UK

Selling Scrap in Bradford

Bradford is a large city in the north of England. Historically it was the wool capital of the world which saw a huge boom in population. It also had access to coal, metal ore and soft water. Those all lead to a boom in the textile and manufacturing industries. These industries help to build a scrap industry as the commercial scrap offers opportunity for scrap yards and keep prices competitive for the average scrapper.

While Bradford has seen a decline in its textiles industry, it has seen a rise in tourism and shopping. A successful shopping sector is great for the scrapper as the more people buy the more they get rid. Resulting in plenty of opportunity to acquire scrap.

If you operate in the Bradford or West Yorkshire area and are new to scrap metal industry then you have come to the right place. Before you start any kind of buying or sell scrap metal, it is important that you know the laws that govern the scrap industry in the UK. Below we have a detail rundown of everything that you need to know. Read carefully as the laws have gotten more strict over the past decade to target metal theft.

Next are the local scrap prices which can also be found below. Finally it helps to know the best scrap yards in Bradford, which we have researched for you. Our picks for the best scrap yards in Bradford are EMR Bradford and R T B Scrap Yards Bradford. They both offer amazing customer services and will offer any help that you need.

Scrap Metal Prices per Kilogram

MetalPrice Per Kilo
Aluminium Alloy£1.43

Last Updated On 2024-02-27

Scrap Aluminium Prices per Kilogram

MetalPrice Per Kilo
Aluminium 1100£1.16
Aluminium 3003£1.16
Aluminium 356 Wheels (clean)£1.16
Aluminium 356 Wheels (dirty)£0.83
Aluminium 5052 Scrap£1.57
Aluminium 6061 Extrusions£1.03
Aluminium 6063 Extrusions£1.37
Aluminium 6063 Extrusions/Fe£1.00
Aluminium/Cu Radiators£2.73
Aluminium/Cu/Fe Radiators£2.53
Aluminium Radiators£0.66
Aluminium/Fe Radiators£0.49
Breakage 50% Recovery£0.37
Chrome Wheels£1.10
E.C. Wire£1.81
Litho Sheets£1.16
Mixed Turnings £0.67
MLC Clips£1.15
Aluminium Old Cast£1.11
Aluminium Old Sheet£1.10
Painted Siding£1.08
Zorba 90% NF£1.10
Aluminium Cans (clean)£0.84
Aluminium Cans (dirty)£0.42

Scrap Brass Prices per Kilogram

MetalPrice Per Kilo
Red Brass£3.40
Yellow Brass£3.20
Brass Rod£3.12
Brass Hair Wire£3.35
Brass Pipe£3.05
Brass Radiators£2.59
Brass Shells£2.88
Brass Turnings£2.94
Bronze Turnings£1.83
Dirty Brass£1.52
Dirty Brass Radiators£1.52
Plumbers Brass£3.05
Semi-Red Brass£3.09

Scrap Copper Prices per Kilogram

MetalPrice Per Kilo
#1 Bare Bright Copper Wire£5.78
#1 Copper Tubing£5.40
#1 Flashing Copper£5.40
#2 Copper Tubing£5.09
#2/3 Mix Copper£4.94
#3 Copper with Tar£4.63
#3 Roofing Copper£4.78
Dirty Roofing Copper£4.47
Electric Motors - Copper£4.01
Enameled Copper£4.55
Insulated Copper Wire£4.63
Lead Coated Copper£3.90
Silver Plated Copper£4.94
Tin Coated Copper£4.32
Tin Insulated Copper Wire£4.32

Scrap Lead Prices per Kilogram

MetalPrice Per Kilo
Lead Batteries£0.35
Lead Shot£0.78
Lead Wheel Weights£0.50
Solid Lead£1.05
Soft Lead£1.08

Scrap Zinc Prices per Kilogram

MetalPrice Per Kilo
New Zinc Die Cast£1.16
Old Zinc Die Cast£1.00

Scrap Gold Prices

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
9ct Gold£18.70£581.57
14ct Gold£29.17£907.26
18ct Gold£37.40£1,163.15
22ct Gold£45.67£1,420.59
24ct Gold£49.86£1,550.73

In the table above you'll find today's scrap gold price for the different purities of gold. Scrap gold prices (as well as scrap prices for other precious metals) are usually set in troy ounces.
One troy ounce (Oz) is equal to around 31.1 grams.

Scrap Prices for other Precious Metals

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce

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

Scrap Prices for Steel per Kilogram

MetalPrice Per Kilo
#1 Bundle£0.17
#1 Busheling£0.18
#1 HMS£0.13
HMS 80/20£0.10
Sheet Metal£0.10
Shredded Auto Scrap£0.13
Structural Steel£0.12

Scrap Prices for Stainless Steel per Kilogram

MetalPrice Per Kilo
201 SS£0.51
301 SS£0.76
304 SS Solid£1.09
304 SS Turning£0.94
309 SS£1.42
310 SS£2.16
316 SS Solid£1.42
330 SS£3.52

Above are today's prices for stainless steel. Stainless steel is very much in demand currently due to it's use in construction.

Scrap Prices for other Ferrous Metals per Kilogram

MetalPrice Per Kilo
Scrap #1 Prepared£0.13
Scrap #2 Prepared£0.15
Scrap #1 Unprepared£0.10
Scrap #2 Unprepared£0.11
Scrap Auto Slabs Whole£0.12
Scrap Cast Iron£0.18
Scrap Dishwashers£0.12
Scrap Dryers£0.12
Scrap Oversize Torch£0.16
Scrap Rebar£0.36
Scrap Washing Machines£0.12
Scrap Water Heaters£0.12

Scrap Electronics Prices per Kilogram

ElectronicsPrice Per Kilo
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