Here you can find the current scrap metal prices in Manchester. In general, scrap metal prices differ based on material and your location. We provide a range of different prices for all of your different types of scrap metal across Manchester and various different regions. We can provide the current scrap metal prices in Manchester for metal dealers in many other cities across the UK. The most profitable and sought after scrap metals include copper, aluminium, brass, stainless steel, iron, lead,  scrap cars and even copper pipes. Recycling scrap metal through a scrap yard in Manchester can be a very good way to make a some cash and the best way to ensure you are getting good value (per kilo or per tonne) for your scrap metal is to check it on our website.

Scrap metal prices Manchester UK
Scrap Metal Prices vary from scrap yard to scrap yard in Manchester. Fact is that Manchester is a great city to find scrap yards that offer great scrap metal prices per kg/ton. Many of Manchester's 2.5 million population have got lots of scrap metals lying around and could net you quite a bit of cash when selling it to a recycle or scrap yard in Manchester. Scrap cars, left over copper piping and wiring, soft drink cans, and even broken appliances such as cookers and washing machines are all considered scrap metal. Scrap metal prices offer by scrap yards in Manchester and the UK vary daily so before you head to your local scrap yard to sell your scrap metal it could be a good idea to check the scrap metal prices by phoning them up.

Types of Scrap Metal you can Sell For Top Prices in Manchester?

All kinds of scrap metal have a price and can be sold for good prices in Manchester although you should take note that most scrap yards in Manchester will not buy electrical equipment as scrap metal as the process of removing the scrap metal is not easy. The most common scrap metals that can be recycled for the best scrap metal prices in Manchester and are accepted at almost all scrap metal recyclers and scrap yards include:



Stainless Steel






Scrap Metal Prices Per KG Manchester

It is good to know what prices per kg a scrap yard or scrap metal recycler in Manchester is paying before you visit one. Below is a rough guide as to what scrap metal prices you should be offered in Manchester.
Copper (clean) - £3.25 - £4.00
Aluminium - £0.15 - £0.80
Aluminium Cans - £0.05 - £0.08
Clean Brass - £1.95 - £2.60
Lead - £0.45 - £0.72
Stainless Steel - £0.65 - £0.98
Steel Radiators - £0.98 - £2.27
Now that you understand the value of your scrap metal you should be able to figure out if the scrap metal prices localscrap yards in Manchester are offering are competitive or not

Scrap Metal Prices Manchester Scrap/Recycle Metal Info?

Recycled aluminium cans can go from your bin to another aluminium product in only 60 days? Recycling Scrap Metal helps us look after our environment by reducing the amount of raw materials being used.

All scrap yards in Manchester purchase non ferrous metals such as Aluminium, copper, lead, nickel, tin, zinc and more metals like these can be recycled time and time again and at the moment scrap yards in Manchester and throughout the UK are screaming out for all types of scrap metals and most are offering competitive scrap metal prices in Manchester. 

Above and on our homepage is a scrap metal prices guide on this you can view a rough value of scrap metal. Scrap yards in Manchester should offer prices similar to the ones displayed on the chart so you can still use the chart to get a rough idea of the true prices you should be offered for your scrap metals. 

Here is a list of Scrap Yards in Manchester, we recommend you phone any of them to request the scrap metal prices they are paying on the day you want to sell it. 

Buy Scrap Cars Manchester
Tel: 07523 888425
20 Pollard St East, Manchester, M40 7ET

EMR Manchester Oldham Road
Tel: 0161 205 1735
Irlam St, Manchester, M40 2BP

EMR Manchester Oldham Road
Tel: 0161 205 1735
Irlam Street, Manchester, M40 2BP

F.W Singleton Ltd
Tel: 0161 220 8058 
Score St, Manchester, M11 2SN

Linkway Salvage Yard Co.Ltd
Tel: 07510 142263
Linkway Trading Estate, Grimshaw Lane, Manchester, M24 2AE

F.W.Singleton Ltd
Tel: 0161 2208058
Wolveton Street, Manchester, M11 2ET

Scrap My Car Manchester
Tel: 07568 073738
12 Watersmeet, Manchester, M32 0AF

Tel: 0161 6434545

Go Green Scrap My Car Manchester
Tel: 0161 241 8472
Mob: 07542 067527
349 Bury Old Road, Manchester, M25 1PY

Greengate Metals Ltd
Tel: 0161 393 7871
Moston Rd, Manchester, M24 1SF

A3 Scrap Metal Collections
Tel: 0161 492 0124
30 Symond Rd, Manchester, M9 6GS

Sale Scrap Metal and car recycling
Tel: 0161 300 8331
7 Holwick Rd, Northern Moor, Manchester, M23 0JG

SIMS Metal Management Stalybridge
Tel: 0161 3392147
Northend Road, Stalybridge, SK15 3AZ

Oldham Scrap Cars in Manchester
Mob: 07729 286871
14 Charles Shaw Close, Oldham, OL4 2JN

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Scrap Metal Recycling Prices Manchester

There a wide range of benefits of recycling scrap metal in the Manchester, not only can it make you some extra cash, it also massively helps us keep the planet clean. We do not need to scour our planet for more materials if we reuse them over and over again. Scrap metal can be reused hundreds of times, saving thousands of pounds worth of energy. Not only that, but Manchester scrap yards also help to ensure that all of our metal using industries have the materials to keep running, without allowing all of the valuable scrap metal pieces simply ending up in a landfill.

Types Of Scrap Metal You Can Sell For Top Prices Per KG/Tonne in Manchester

In Manchester and many other countries scrap is generally broken down into various different types of subdivisions, ferrous metals and non ferrous metals. There are other types of scrap metal that will usually be accepted by scrap yards, these are detailed more thoroughly below: 

Types of machinery from industrial facilities.
Metallic waste produce from industrial facilities.
Non-functional motor vehicles including motorbikes, cars, vans, trucks and more.

Examples of ferrous scrap metals that Manchester scrap yards will pay top prices for include various types of iron and steel. These types of metal are regularly located within ordinary uk household appliances and utensils. All in all you will find that recycling ferrous scrap will usually return substantially lower scrap metal prices than non ferrous scrap. Do not let this put you off recycling these types of metals in Manchester because it is still possible to make a significant amount of money from it.

Examples of non ferrous scrap metals that Manchester Scrap Yards will be more than willing to buy include (these are the most popular forms) copper, aluminium, brass and more. 

Many people in the Manchester are completely unaware of the widespread availability to scrap metal vendors who are exceptionally keen to purchase scrap metal every single day. While most UK scrap yards have specific standards for each individual type of scrap metal, if you meet these then it couldn't be easier to turn your materials into a great price using our scrap metal prices above. 

Some examples of the best metals to sell for top prices per tonne/kg across Manchester include aluminium; a number of different types of cabling, radiators, wheels, extrusion, sheets, castings and more. Similarly for copper there is cabling, coils, wires and a variety of different types of alloys too.

As you can see, determining the type of scrap that you possess can be a convoluted matter that is off putting for the majority of people. However, once you get past this step it is possible to make a lot of money by taking each piece to a Manchester scrap metal yard.