Scrap Steel Prices

Steel is one of the most widely used products in the world. It can be found in most places around the home and  is used extensively in office, factory and commercial environments. At Southern Cross Metal Recyclers you can not only get great prices for your scrap steel but if you have a large quantity that you need to get recycled we can arrange for convenient and easy pick-up from your location.

If you deliver to us we will EFT funds on the day. At Southern Cross Metal Recyclers we make recycling scrap steel as simple as possible.

Please note: the Pricing Calculator is provided as a guide only. Due to market fluctuations please contact us so we can give you an accurate price, depending on the type and quantity of your commodity.

Metal Type Price Range Weight
Calculated Price
  Low High   From To
Insulated Copper Wire - Medium Grade 1.50 1.70
Insulated Copper Wire - Low Grade 0.80 0.90
Brass - Clean 3.50 4.10
Aluminium 0.20 1.50
Brass - Contaminated 1.20 3.00
Stainless Steel 0.90 1.40
Lead - Clean 1.20 1.40
Steel – 1 Tonne Minimum 0.08 0.20
Radiator - Copper Rad Clean 3.00 3.60
Radiator - Contaminated 1.50 2.50
Copper - Mixed 4.50 6.20
Insulated Copper Wire - High Grade 2.00 3.50
Total Estimated Price 0 0


Why recycle steel?
Making steel products from recycled material uses 75% less energy than producing product from raw mined materials.More importantly for our environment recycling 1 tonne of steel keeps 2 tonne of greenhouse gases from being released into our atmosphere. Furthermore, for every tonne of steel recycled 1131 kg of iron ore, 633 kg of coal and 54 kg of limestone are saved.

For more great info on the benefits of recycling steel visit here.