August 30, 2011 – current scrap metal prices on the East Coast of USA in USD per pound are as follows:
#1 Bare Bright Wire $3.50 /lb.
#1 Copper Tubing/Flashing $3.15/lb.
#2 Copper Tubing/Wire (Tin Coat) $2.90/lb.
#3 Roofing Copper $2.75/lb.
Brass $1.65 /lb.
Insulated Copper Wire $1.05/lb.
THHN Cable $1.90 /lb.
Insulated Cable $2.30/lb.
500-750 MCM (Bare Bright Inside) $2.70 /lb.
Insulated Steel BX $0.23/lb.
Aluminum/Copper Fin (Clean) $1.45 /lb.
Aluminum Siding $0.58/lb.
Aluminum Windows (broken) $0.52 /lb.
Cast Aluminum $0.50/lb.
Sheet Aluminum $0.47 /lb.
Thermo-pane/break (Not Glass) $0.40/lb.