Mississippi Scrap Metal Prices - USA

Selling Scrap in Mississippi

The Southern State of Mississipi is known for many things: it's namesake river, the hospitality (giving the state it's nickname), it's colonial background and many more things.

Today it has close to 3 Million people living there, with Jackson being the state's capital. It has very blue collar - hard working - economy. Therefore scrap metal is good business in this state.

Before you start selling scrap metal in Mississipi, it's important to know more about the scrap metal laws there. Mississippi has fairly standard laws in most aspects. We have been through the laws that control the buying and selling of scrap metal in Mississippi and summarized all the key things you need to know before you go to the scrap yard.

Firstly, a law that sets Mississippi apart from other states is the way that payments are dealt with. There is no cash given for scrap metal in Mississippi. The payment can be made via bank transfer or by check that will be sent to address on your driving license. That takes me to the next important point. Do not forget your driving license. A record of the transaction will be kept and a copy of your license is needed for the record. The record will also include a photo of both the material and you at the time of the transaction, a description of your vehicle and its license plate number. All this will be kept on record for a minimum of two years.


Best Scrap Yards in Mississippi

Now that you know the laws let's go through some scrap yards in the state of Mississippi. We researched the best scrap yards in Mississippi's state capital and largest city, Jackson. We found the best scrap yards are: Tri-Miss Recycling and Pull-A-Part.


Scrap Metal Prices per Pound

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum Alloy$1.03

Last Updated On 2024-07-19

Scrap Aluminum Prices per Pound

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum 1100$0.61
Aluminum 3003$0.61
Aluminum 356 Wheels (clean)$0.61
Aluminum 356 Wheels (dirty)$0.43
Aluminum 5052 Scrap$0.82
Aluminum 6061 Extrusions$0.54
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions$0.71
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions/Fe$0.52
Aluminum/Cu Radiators$1.43
Aluminum/Cu/Fe Radiators$1.32
Aluminum Radiators$0.34
Aluminum/Fe Radiators$0.26
Breakage 50% Recovery$0.19
Chrome Wheels$0.57
E.C. Wire$0.94
Litho Sheets$0.61
Mixed Turnings $0.35
MLC Clips$0.60
Aluminum Old Cast$0.58
Aluminum Old Sheet$0.57
Painted Siding$0.56
Zorba 90% NF$0.57
Aluminum Cans (clean)$0.44
Aluminum Cans (dirty)$0.22

Scrap Brass Prices per Pound

MetalPrice Per Pound
Red Brass$1.82
Yellow Brass$1.72
Brass Rod$1.68
Brass Hair Wire$1.80
Brass Pipe$1.63
Brass Radiators$1.39
Brass Shells$1.54
Brass Turnings$1.58
Bronze Turnings$0.98
Dirty Brass$0.82
Dirty Brass Radiators$0.82
Plumbers Brass$1.63
Semi-Red Brass$1.66

Scrap Copper Prices per Pound

MetalPrice Per Pound
#1 Bare Bright Copper Wire$3.09
#1 Copper Tubing$2.89
#1 Flashing Copper$2.89
#2 Copper Tubing$2.72
#2/3 Mix Copper$2.64
#3 Copper with Tar$2.47
#3 Roofing Copper$2.56
Dirty Roofing Copper$2.39
Electric Motors - Copper$2.14
Enameled Copper$2.43
Insulated Copper Wire$2.47
Lead Coated Copper$2.09
Silver Plated Copper$2.64
Tin Coated Copper$2.31
Tin Insulated Copper Wire$2.31

Scrap Lead Prices per Pound

MetalPrice Per Pound
Lead Batteries$0.17
Lead Shot$0.38
Lead Wheel Weights$0.25
Solid Lead$0.51
Soft Lead$0.53

Scrap Zinc Prices per Pound

MetalPrice Per Pound
New Zinc Die Cast$0.64
Old Zinc Die Cast$0.55

Scrap Gold Prices

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
9ct Gold$24.01$746.94
14ct Gold$37.46$1,165.20
18ct Gold$48.03$1,493.85
22ct Gold$58.66$1,824.49
24ct Gold$64.03$1,991.62

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 Pound

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

MetalPrice Per Pound
201 SS$0.24
301 SS$0.36
304 SS Solid$0.51
304 SS Turning$0.44
309 SS$0.67
310 SS$1.01
316 SS Solid$0.67
330 SS$1.65

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 Pound

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$0.08
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

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