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    Todays prices.

    I just called the scrap yards near me and the price has went up so it's time to get the torch out of mothballs.

    Shredder $180.00 Net ton.



    5 ft Foundry $235.00 Net ton.

    2 ft Plate & Structural $305.00 Net ton.

    Electric motors $.15 pound.

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    Whereabouts are you located?

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    Quote Originally Posted by DiamondN View Post
    Whereabouts are you located?
    Northern Indiana

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    180 for sheet iron?????? WOW if im reading that correctly

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    $271 gross ton for shred I received here. $3000+ receipts in the last week and still no dealer pricing.

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    Quote Originally Posted by APA View Post
    $271 gross ton for shred I received here. $3000+ receipts in the last week and still no dealer pricing.
    How much higher could they go for dealer pricing? What's the best shred price you have gotten and what year was it?
    Better than the dump!

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    I am not really an iron guy so I believe 2008 and 2012 iron was higher. Not sure how much higher dealer pricing is, I am assuming $5-$10 per ton higher.

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    Best for me was $.115 a pound in 2012

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    Quote Originally Posted by APA View Post
    I am not really an iron guy so I believe 2008 and 2012 iron was higher. Not sure how much higher dealer pricing is, I am assuming $5-$10 per ton higher.
    I deal with same company, different yard. Prices are higher for APA's yard because one of thier shredders is there and they sell to a mill next door with rail between the yards.

    Tier for me is $19 to $30 a gt higher. Best scale price I've seen for shred was probably in 2012. This was before APA's yard was open. It was $275 / gt. I believe his yard is about $40 to $60 per gt higher than mine.

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