Current Scrap Metal Prices in the U.S.

If you have some scrap metal, such as junk cars, broken appliances, or even food cans, you are in the running to make some decent cash. Right now, the metal market is pretty good, and you can reap quite the profit for your scrap metal commodities. Keep in mind that market scrap metal prices change frequently, so be sure to act fast when values are up! Read our blog, “Why Does the Price of Scrap Metal Fluctuate?” to learn why these values are always on the move.

In the meantime, continue reading to review the current scrap metal prices for common metals and alloys, such as copper, iron, brass, wire, and more.

Indianapolis Scrap Metal Buyers 317-247-8484
Indianapolis Scrap Metal Buyers 317-247-8484

Metal values as of March 6th, 2019:

#1 Bare Bright Copper Wire – $2.34/lb.

#1 Copper Tubing – $2.15/lb.

Insulated Copper Wire – $0.57/lb.

Electric Motors (Copper) – $0.11/lb.

THHN Wire – $1.43/lb.

Romex® Wire – $1.10/lb.

Clean ACR – $0.94/lb.

Brass – $1.46/lb.

Brass Shells – $1.15/lb.

Light Iron – $113.00/ton

Cast Iron – $151.00/ton

Steel BX – $0.16/lb.

#1 Steel – $153.00/ton

Shreddable Steel – $129.00/ton

Stainless Steel – $0.25/lb.

Aluminum Siding – $0.32/lb.

Aluminum Cans – $0.35/lb.

Sheet Aluminum – $0.24/lb.

Ballasts – $0.08/lb.

Complete Car – $118.00/ton

Car/Truck Batteries – $0.21/lb.

Compressors – $0.08/lb.

Alternators – $0.13/lb.

Carbide – $5.45/lb.

**Values derived from iscrapapp.com.

Where to Get the Most Cash for Scrap Metal

Indianapolis Auto Body Shop 317-247-8484

Call Zore’s Inc. at 317-247-8484 to recycle scrap metal for cash in Indianapolis, Indiana. We pay top dollar for all metals, regardless of age or condition. We buy vehicles, equipment, sheet metal, electrical wiring, computers, auto parts, power tools, appliances, and much more. And we guarantee to pay you cash on the spot!

We also offer a variety of additional metal recycling services, such as container service, roll-off service, disposal services, auto salvaging, public recycling, residential recycling, and many others. As a family-owned and operated business that has served the surrounding communities for 90 years, you can trust that we are ethical and honest scrap metal buyers that employ good business practices. Call 317-247-8484 to get started!

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