Tshwane Scrap Metal Prices - South Africa

Selling Scrap in Tshwane

Tshwane is a large city in the Gauteng region of South Africa that has population of over three million people. It has many great cultural landmarks and museums. For those that are looking to get into the scrap metal industry in or around Tshwane it has much to offer. We help those that are new to the scrap metal industry all the time and after working with thousands of people there are some mistakes that are made more than any others. Follow our tips on avoiding them and getting ahead of the competition. Firstly, learn about scrap metals. So often I meet people who know nothing about different materials and how to tell them apart. Focusing too much time on the wrong materials and not making much money. Second, make sure you know the laws that govern the buying and selling scrap metal in South Africa. Below you will find more detail but make sure to know the laws before heading to the scrap yard to sell for the first time. Finally, make sure to gain as much experience in different aspects of the scrap metal industry as possible. Having many ways of acquiring materials is the one real way of making consistent profit when selling scrap metals. Follow these three tips and you will be ahead of half the people from the beginning.

The laws that govern how scrap metal can and cannot be sold around South Africa have changed over the past 10 years to combat scrap metal theft. As mentioned above understanding the laws in is hugely important to being successful in this industry. First thing is take ID it is often need to sell or register with a scrap yard. New laws require documentation for some materials to be sold to scrap yards to prove that it is not stolen. This is not always the case, the best thing to do is to speak to your local scrap yard in Tshwane to find out when you will need to bring documentation to sell them scrap metals. Make sure to visit a variety of scrap yards in Tshwane. Each will be different and it is important to find the one that best suits your needs. Our recommendation is to get know the owner. They will often provide local insider knowledge once you have been there many times.

An important thing to consider is you method for acquiring scrap metal. Most importantly it needs to be legal, so never take anything with direct permission from its owner. Offering a removal service is an amazing way of making money from scrap. When people get new household appliance they will be happy to give you there old one if can take it for them. Same with scrap cars, they can be hard to get rid of so if can get it scrapped often the owner will let you take it for free. Building a removal business in your local area is a great way to get started and not only will it make you money it will help out your community. If you are interested in scrap metal prices all over South Africa click here. Scroll down to see the latest scrap metal prices in Tshwane.

Scrap Metal Prices per Kilogram

MetalPrice Per Kilo
AluminiumR34.46
Aluminium AlloyR30.10
CopperR144.34
BrassR109.31
LeadR30.37
NickelR245.99
TinR440.70
ZincR41.33
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 Wire68
Scrap #1 Copper Tubing35
Scrap #1 Flashing Copper54
Scrap #2 Copper Tubing62
Scrap #2/3 Mix Copper63
Scrap #3 Copper with Tar43
Scrap #3 Roofing Copper46
Scrap Aluminium Cans51
Scrap Aluminium Copper Radiators35
Scrap Aluminium Siding40
Scrap Aluminium Extrusion45
Scrap Aluminium Extrusion w/ Attachments43
Scrap Aluminium Thermopane52
Scrap Aluminium Copper Cutoffs60
Scrap Aluminium 606151
Scrap Aluminium 606361
Scrap Aluminium New Cast68
Scrap Aluminium Old Cast64
Scrap Aluminium Old Sheet47
Scrap Aluminium Wheels Clean33
Scrap Aluminium Wheels w/ Attachments39
Scrap Aluminium Turnings57
Scrap Aluminium Breakage51
Scrap Aluminium Shavings35
Scrap Aluminium Boat69
Scrap Aluminium Bumpers51
Scrap Aluminium Clips31
Scrap Aluminium Copper Coil43
Scrap Aluminium Diesel Tank66
Scrap Aluminium Engine Block34
Scrap Aluminium Litho61
Scrap Aluminium Radiators47
Scrap Aluminium Rims41
Scrap Aluminium Wire63
Scrap Aluminium Transformers66
Scrap Ballasts59
Scrap Brass (Red)31
Scrap Brass (Yellow)50
Scrap Brass Rod43
Scrap Brass Hair Wire56
Scrap Brass Pipe50
Scrap Brass Radiators51
Scrap Brass Shells51
Scrap Brass Turnings67
Scrap Bronze40
Scrap Bronze Turnings55
Scrap Car/Truck Batteries39
Scrap Catalytic Converters30
Scrap Christmas Lights43
Scrap Cast Aluminium56
Scrap Carbide68
Scrap CATV Wire38
Scrap Circuit Breakers57
Scrap Cobalt37
Scrap Communications Wire58
Scrap Compressors49
Scrap Clean ACR68
Scrap Clean Aluminium Wire35
Scrap Dirty ACR62
Scrap Dirty Aluminium Extrusion67
Scrap Dirty Aluminium Radiators31
Scrap Dirty Aluminium Turnings63
Scrap Dirty Brass44
Scrap Dirty Brass Radiators31
Scrap Dirty Roofing Copper45
Scrap Double Insulated Cable33
Scrap EC Wire68
Scrap Electric Motors - Aluminium52
Scrap Electric Motors - Copper30
Scrap Elevator Wire58
Scrap Enameled Copper49
Scrap Forktruck Battery52
Scrap F 7536
Scrap Fire Wire42
Scrap Gold70
Scrap Hastelloy Solids63
Scrap Hastelloy Turnings34
Scrap Heliax Wire39
Scrap Inconel69
Scrap Inconel 79250
Scrap Inconel 80049
Scrap Inconel 82556
Scrap Insulated Aluminium Wire37
Scrap Insulated Copper Wire36
Scrap Insulated Steel BX45
Scrap Lead Batteries39
Scrap Lead Coated Copper48
Scrap Lead Shot33
Scrap Lead Wheel Weights54
Scrap MarM24762
Scrap Monel70
Scrap Nickel31
Scrap Non Magnetic Stainless Steel54
Scrap Painted Aluminium70
Scrap Plumbers Brass61
Scrap Prepared Aluminium69
Scrap Pewter42
Scrap Platinum34
Scrap Romex Wire41
Scrap Sealed Units64
Scrap Silver Plated Copper30
Scrap Semi-Red Brass50
Scrap Silver30
Scrap Solid Core Heliax36
Scrap Stainless Steel67
Scrap Stainless Steel Heatsinks48
Scrap Stainless Steel Sinks68
Scrap Stainless Turnings62
Scrap Starters43
Scrap Steel Case Batteries40
Scrap THHN Wire52
Scrap Tin Coated Copper55
Scrap Tin Insulated Copper Wire32
Scrap Titanium 6-4 Clips41
Scrap T-1,4,5,1557
Scrap Tantalum (Air-Vac melt)58
Scrap Tungsten48
Scrap Tungsten Carbide60
Scrap Wiring Harness59

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
PalladiumR949.29R29,526.18
PlatinumR406.80R12,652.75
SilverR10.21R317.47

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 Prepared41
Scrap #2 Prepared61
Scrap #1 Unprepared63
Scrap #2 Unprepared67
Scrap Auto Slabs Whole49
Scrap Busheling33
Scrap Cast Iron63
Scrap Dishwashers42
Scrap Dryers59
Scrap Oversize Torch60
Scrap Rebar39
Scrap Washing Machines43
Scrap Water Heaters56

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