Scrap Car Price Update December 2018

Posted on Monday, 31 December 2018 by CarTakeBack

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As the year draws to a close, the price paid for scrap cars has dropped slightly, down 3% from November. The price you get for your car is influenced by the global scrap metal market. With the slight drop in scrap car prices this month, it's worth selling your car now, as the prices are still an excellent 57% higher than they were this time last year!

Scrap Car Price Index December 2017 to December 2018

The CarTakeBack Scrap Car Price Index is updated monthly using the prices on offer for scrap cars at CarTakeBack recycling centres throughout Australia. It is intended to give an indication of the movement in the price from one month to another, with the prices being shown as a percentage. Cars come in all shapes and sizes which has an effect on their scrap value, so prices have been adjusted to show what the average car would be worth.

Check out our previous scrap car price updates >

How much can you get for my car as scrap?

CarTakeBack's instant quote service will tell you how much your car is worth within a matter of minutes. Give us a call with your details, or simply fill in our online quote form with the make and model of your car, and your location, and our website will tell you how much your car is worth. If you need a little time to think about selling your car, but are worried about the scrap car prices dropping further as we move into January, we can help. When you get a quote with us, it's valid for seven days!

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