Tag Archives: Recycled catalytic converters

August 2018 Newsletter

 Download Newsletter Most of the yard owners I talk with say they are not having any trouble getting junk cars at a fair price.  We all remember when the prices were through the roof.   This was great when you were selling your loads of crushed cars but it was extremely difficult to buy scrap cars.  Read More […]

September 2015 Newsletter

 Download Newsletter This week Jeff Kantor lost his battle with prostate cancer.  As most of you know, Jeff was a tremendous leader and voice for our industry for decades.  Most recently he owned Car World in Candia, NH.  Jeff served as president of the NH Auto and Truck Recyclers Association for over 20 years.  

June 2015 Newsletter

Where should I look to see if my scrap catalytic converters prices are up down or sideways? This is a question I hear quite often. In the past people would look to the commodity pricing of Platinum (PT), and they would have been correct.

July 2013 Newsletter

[download_link link=”http://www.recoretrading.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/July-2013-Newsletter.pdf”]Download Newsletter[/download_link] The latest new car sales data is out and the US sales differ significantly from what is going on in Europe.  Sales in the US are up across the board with Ford and Chrysler doing particularly well meanwhile sales in Europe are down compared to last year.  In this country a higher Read More […]

June 2013 Newsletter

[download_link link=”http://www.recoretrading.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/June-2013-Newsletter.pdf”]Download Newsletter[/download_link] June is finally here!  This month we have the return of the NE ARA trade show, it has been 2 years since we had this show in NE and this show looks to be one of the best.  Here are a few of the items of interest to the people in the Read More […]

May 2013 Newsletter

[download_link link=”http://www.recoretrading.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/May-2013-Newsletter.pdf”]Download Newsletter[/download_link] With spring in full swing we at Recore Trading are in the midst of one of our busiest times of the year and I love it.  Like many of you I seem to thrive when things are so busy that they are almost chaotic.  I suppose that’s why we do what we Read More […]

April 2013 Newsletter

[download_link link=”http://www.recoretrading.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/April-2013-Newsletter.pdf”]Download Newsletter[/download_link] Recently Pat Finnell who heads up our marketing department came into my office and explained that she was in talks with a potential supplier who insists on putting his cats out to bid every month, this yard felt that this was the only way that he could insure receiving the most for Read More […]

February 2013 Newsletter

[download_link link=”http://www.recoretrading.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/February-2013-Newsletter.pdf”]Download Newsletter[/download_link] The year end sales reports from the largest auto makers are in and they are up.  Overall December 2012 sales were up 7% over December 2011 and the full year sales are back to the 2008 levels.  This news is both good and bad to the auto recycler; the good news is Read More […]