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Our International Scrap Metal Services

Maxilead Metals are able to offer international export on all ferrous and non-ferrous scrap metals. As one of the leading metal processors in the UK, working out of the North West of England, we currently export 5,000 tonnes of scrap metal per year to our international partners. We pride our self on the highest-grade secondary raw materials that meet both national and international standards. Our outstanding customer service is what has kept our company going for thirty years and what keeps our customers coming back year after year. Working alongside our long trusted partners we are able to deliver an exceptional service.

Who can Maxilead Metals export to?

We are able to export scrap metal globally to areas with high demand including:

  • Europe
  • The Middle East
  • South East Asia
  • The Americas

Why should you choose Maxilead Metals for your international exporting?

As an established company of over thirty years, Maxilead Metals offer a unique opportunity to international partners. We have built up long-term supply relationships with a large number of customers who choose Maxilead Metals because they can trust what we deliver. Our outstanding customer service is only matched by our state-of-the-art facilities, some of the benefits of purchasing and exporting our scrap metal include:

  • Our capacity to load shipping containers using our fast and efficient machinery, including our newly installed container tilter.
  • We also operate a large number of shears and balers to produce numerous types of high quality steel, including plate and structural, HMS 1, HMS 1&2, cast and turnings.
  • We can clean, segregate ferrous and non-ferrous metals to meet internationally recognised specifications. This means we can provide a range of products to meet our customers’ specific requirements.
  • Our dedicated export team are here to recognise your requirements, deal with all the relevant paperwork and ensure your experience with us is as smooth as possible.
  • To fully understand our exports facilities, take a look at our facilities page. It shows you all of the technology that supports our international scrap metal services.

Who do I talk to about your exporting services?


If you are interested in becoming an approved buyer from Maxilead Metals, our dedicated exports contact is Tom Clay, you can get in touch with him on +44 161 790 5105 or email tom@maxileadmetals.co.uk.

If you would like to receive photographs of our current stock or arrange a meeting at our Manchester site, please get in touch with tom@maxileadmetals.co.uk. Tom deals with our sales for:

  • Ferrous sales to EU countries
  • Non-ferrous sales to EU countries
  • Ferrous sales to non EU countries
  • Ferrous sales to non EU countries

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