Secondary Commodity Market decreased 3.31%
Saturday June 01, 2019
Over the past 30 days The Secondary Commodity Index, which tracks market trends across 11 recycling industry sectors. declined 3.31%.
Scrap Metals fell 6.61%, wastepaper was down 2.55% while recovered plastics decreased 0.98%.
The Waste to Energy Index declined 2.75%, Textiles decreased 0.82%, and activity in the recovered industrial minerals sector resulted in a positive 0.02%. Precious and exotic metals fell 0.34% and the scrap tire index was up 0.72%.
The Municipal Curbside Recycling Index decreased 4.40%, Electronic Scrap was down 1.95% and the Automotive Recycling Index fell 6.38%.