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Metal Buying and Selling Services

Metal Buying and Selling
Metal Buying and Selling

At Premier Metal Trading, we are leading ISO 9001:2008 certified wholesaler of prime, excess, and secondary metals. We buy and sell aged and surplus inventory of coil, sheet, and plate products as well as bar, pipe, and tube. The materials we deal in include aluminum, steel, and steel alloys in a wide assortment of grades and tempers We also buy and sell brass and copper.

Servicing the entire continental United States, we have dedicated relationship managers who provide timely response and offer cost effective solutions to fulfill your metal sourcing needs. With an ample inventory of quality material always on hand, we provide a strategic means for minimizing the effect of fluctuating metal prices on your bottom line. If you are interested in recovering value from your surplus of usable prime and secondary materials, we offer to purchase it at prices well above scrap rates.

We mainly deal in truckload quantities in the 40k to 46k lb range, but under some circumstances handle quantities as small as 10k lbs. Our trained inspectors are excellent judges of material quality and assert their authority prior to making any purchases. Besides surplus metals, we buy and sell mill overruns, usable scrap, aged materials and cargo claims.

We have strong relationships with a network of sellers to ensure a steady flow of inventory replenishment. Lead time for purchase is typically within the 7- to 10-day range, but longer if an overseas shipment is involved. We also provide shearing, slitting, and cut-to-length services on a contractual basis.

Contact us today to learn more about our services can support your organization and help you improve profitability.

Metal Buying and Selling Specifications

Main Objects Bought and Sold
Metal Products
Prime
Surplus
Secondary Metals
Alloys
Aluminized
Aluminum
Brass
Copper
Galvin Annealed
Nickel Alloy
Steel
  • Alloy
  • Carbon
  • Carbon Coated
  • Electro Galvanized
  • Galvanized
  • Galvilume
  • Galvin Annealed
  • Hot Rolled
  • Hot Rolled, Pickled and Oiled
  • Spring
  • Stainless
  • Tooling
Forms
Coil
Sheet
Plate
Bar
Pipe
Tube
Condition
Mill Overrun
Excess/Surplus Prime
Secondary
Aged
Rejected
Cargo Claims
Usable Scrap
Smallest Quantity Bought or Sold
Dependent, no less than 10k lbs. Their standard orders are truck load quantities. 40 to 46k lbs.
Lead Time
7 to 10 days
Imported Material Lead time
80 to 90 days
Volume
40,000 lbs
(1 Truckload Quantity)
Test or Evaluations done?
They maintain a tight eye on the quality of the products they buy. They do not necessarily have a testing process or facilities that they use. They maintain tight knowledge of the quality prior of purchasing.

Additional Information

Industry Focus
Distributors
Manufacturers
Scrap
Insurance
Mining & Minerals
Industry Standards
ISO 9001:2008
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