Paper prices up, as in copper, in otherwise stable recycling market


Last week’s Intelligence saw an increase for a number of paper grades, while copper was also up.

On the back of strong domestic, European and Asian demand, OCC increased by £1 per tonne after recent price falls, while mixed paper was up by £2 per tonne.


Copper increased by £25 per tonne, but other metals were stable.

There was no change for plastics last week. 

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