Nelson Mandela Bay Scrap Metal Prices - South Africa

Selling Scrap in Nelson Mandela Bay

Nelson Mandela Bay was established in 2001 and is one of eight municipalities within South Africa. Located in the Eastern Cape provinces it contains Port Elizabeth as well as other towns and rural areas. Like many areas of South Africa Nelson Mandela Bay has seen a lot of development over the past few decades. This has led to a boom in trade and industries including a huge boost in tourism. These industries have been great for those buying and selling scrap metal. I know that many people are new to the scrap metal industry and are looking to start their journey into making money selling scrap. We have with hundreds of people over the years and helped them make some extra cash or even start a business by buying and selling scrap metal in South Africa. Those new to the scrap metal industry always want to rush ahead and know about the best places to find scrap or the best scrap yards in the local area. While this is important we need to start with the laws that surround buying and selling scrap metal. Scrap metal theft has been a real issue in South Africa so new laws make it more difficult to sell scrap now. Firstly, make sure to take ID. Often ID is required to buy or sell scrap. This is dependent on the area and how much of what metal you have but speaking to your local scrap yard is the easiest way to be sure. Next, receipts are often required for large amounts of material. Again make sure to speak to your local scrap yard to know what you will need a receipt for before getting the scrap yard with a load of scrap.

Once you understand the laws to sell scrap in Nelson Mandela Bay you need to know where you are going to find scrap metal to sell. There are many option for find scrap. We highly recommend that you have a few different types of metal that you go after to keep getting scrap metal consistently. One of the best ways to offer free removal of old household appliances. Many people will not be able to get rid of an old washing machine themselves so will happily give it to you for free if you can collect it. Another less common method it to buy old gold jewellery. Often you can buy it for less than the scrap price and you can make easy profit. This is a great way to make cash but be careful! Only buy it if you are sure it is real gold. From personal experience I can tell you that there is nothing worse than getting the scrap yard are finding out you have paid for junk. The final part of selling scrap metal is knowing where to sell you scrap. Nelson Mandela Bay has many great scrap yards. We recommend BT metal recyclers however try the scrap yards that are closest to you and don't be afraid to go as many as you can until you find the one that is best for you. To find up to date scrap metal prices in Nelson Mandela Bay look below. Click here for the scrap metal prices around South Africa.

Scrap Metal Prices per Kilogram

MetalPrice Per Kilo
Aluminium AlloyR30.10
Steel ScrapR7.05
Steel RebarR10.95

Last Updated On 2021-05-17

Non Ferrous Scrap Metal Prices per Kilogram

MetalPrice Per Kilogram
Scrap #1 Bare Bright Copper Wire38
Scrap #1 Copper Tubing32
Scrap #1 Flashing Copper70
Scrap #2 Copper Tubing40
Scrap #2/3 Mix Copper65
Scrap #3 Copper with Tar51
Scrap #3 Roofing Copper31
Scrap Aluminium Cans39
Scrap Aluminium Copper Radiators61
Scrap Aluminium Siding64
Scrap Aluminium Extrusion46
Scrap Aluminium Extrusion w/ Attachments44
Scrap Aluminium Thermopane36
Scrap Aluminium Copper Cutoffs40
Scrap Aluminium 606143
Scrap Aluminium 606369
Scrap Aluminium New Cast54
Scrap Aluminium Old Cast44
Scrap Aluminium Old Sheet52
Scrap Aluminium Wheels Clean55
Scrap Aluminium Wheels w/ Attachments62
Scrap Aluminium Turnings64
Scrap Aluminium Breakage64
Scrap Aluminium Shavings57
Scrap Aluminium Boat35
Scrap Aluminium Bumpers65
Scrap Aluminium Clips48
Scrap Aluminium Copper Coil31
Scrap Aluminium Diesel Tank51
Scrap Aluminium Engine Block33
Scrap Aluminium Litho65
Scrap Aluminium Radiators63
Scrap Aluminium Rims69
Scrap Aluminium Wire52
Scrap Aluminium Transformers33
Scrap Ballasts32
Scrap Brass (Red)54
Scrap Brass (Yellow)69
Scrap Brass Rod51
Scrap Brass Hair Wire41
Scrap Brass Pipe67
Scrap Brass Radiators60
Scrap Brass Shells32
Scrap Brass Turnings63
Scrap Bronze54
Scrap Bronze Turnings66
Scrap Car/Truck Batteries37
Scrap Catalytic Converters49
Scrap Christmas Lights56
Scrap Cast Aluminium32
Scrap Carbide41
Scrap CATV Wire44
Scrap Circuit Breakers63
Scrap Cobalt69
Scrap Communications Wire45
Scrap Compressors63
Scrap Clean ACR69
Scrap Clean Aluminium Wire34
Scrap Dirty ACR35
Scrap Dirty Aluminium Extrusion34
Scrap Dirty Aluminium Radiators54
Scrap Dirty Aluminium Turnings63
Scrap Dirty Brass32
Scrap Dirty Brass Radiators35
Scrap Dirty Roofing Copper52
Scrap Double Insulated Cable56
Scrap EC Wire46
Scrap Electric Motors - Aluminium70
Scrap Electric Motors - Copper37
Scrap Elevator Wire43
Scrap Enameled Copper34
Scrap Forktruck Battery46
Scrap F 7552
Scrap Fire Wire54
Scrap Gold67
Scrap Hastelloy Solids37
Scrap Hastelloy Turnings30
Scrap Heliax Wire50
Scrap Inconel66
Scrap Inconel 79251
Scrap Inconel 80069
Scrap Inconel 82541
Scrap Insulated Aluminium Wire61
Scrap Insulated Copper Wire38
Scrap Insulated Steel BX67
Scrap Lead Batteries32
Scrap Lead Coated Copper52
Scrap Lead Shot48
Scrap Lead Wheel Weights37
Scrap MarM24741
Scrap Monel44
Scrap Nickel66
Scrap Non Magnetic Stainless Steel43
Scrap Painted Aluminium35
Scrap Plumbers Brass54
Scrap Prepared Aluminium57
Scrap Pewter51
Scrap Platinum39
Scrap Romex Wire62
Scrap Sealed Units70
Scrap Silver Plated Copper67
Scrap Semi-Red Brass66
Scrap Silver43
Scrap Solid Core Heliax41
Scrap Stainless Steel45
Scrap Stainless Steel Heatsinks35
Scrap Stainless Steel Sinks52
Scrap Stainless Turnings39
Scrap Starters66
Scrap Steel Case Batteries41
Scrap THHN Wire38
Scrap Tin Coated Copper51
Scrap Tin Insulated Copper Wire51
Scrap Titanium 6-4 Clips59
Scrap T-1,4,5,1552
Scrap Tantalum (Air-Vac melt)60
Scrap Tungsten63
Scrap Tungsten Carbide46
Scrap Wiring Harness40

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 GoldR303.70R9,446.17
14ct GoldR473.76R14,735.51
18ct GoldR607.38R18,891.72
22ct GoldR741.83R23,073.35
24ct GoldR809.76R25,186.48

Scrap Prices for other Precious Metals

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

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce

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 Prepared57
Scrap #2 Prepared64
Scrap #1 Unprepared43
Scrap #2 Unprepared69
Scrap Auto Slabs Whole53
Scrap Busheling33
Scrap Cast Iron45
Scrap Dishwashers56
Scrap Dryers69
Scrap Oversize Torch42
Scrap Rebar36
Scrap Washing Machines38
Scrap Water Heaters57

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