Scrap Car Price Update February 2019

Posted on 28 February 2019 by CarTakeBack

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The weather has been unseasonably warm for February, but unfortunately, that didn't translate into a good month for scrap car prices. The average price paid for a scrap car in February 2019 was 2% lower than January. It's looking good overall though, with scrap car prices an impressive 31% higher than they were this time last year.

There might be a reduction in the value of scrap cars in the coming weeks because of the global demand for scrap metal, so now is a good time to sell your scrap car.

Scrap Car Price Index February 2018 to February 2019

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