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How Much Does Baling Wire Cost

As a business, one of the things that you should always focus on doing is cutting costs. You want to be sure you’re being as resourceful as possible and saving in every area that you can. If you work in recycling industry especially, then it wouldn’t be surprising if you frequently have to work with baling wire. However, seeing as you’ll likely need to use it in large quantities, buying it at a reasonable price is essential. Here is information on how much baling wire tends to cost on average which should help you when comparing costs and budgeting.

Quantity

Before you can determine how much baling wire costs, you have to take various factors into consideration, and one has to be quantity. Many suppliers offer different prices according to the quantity you want to order.

For instance, if you buy a bundle of 11 gauge galvanized single loop bale ties, you may have to buy a minimum of 5 bundles, and each contains 125 ties. At a length of 14ft, these bundles could come up to $345.

As shown in this example, for some suppliers, there is also a minimum order so take that into consideration when buying too. It’s often better to buy in bulk if you want to see reasonable discounts. In addition to this, some vendors are open to negotiation if you can guarantee them continued business and that you’ll buy in consistently large quantities. It may also benefit you as you have a better chance of discounts when you buy larger quantities.

In terms of quantity, as well as finding that some suppliers sell a particular number in each bundle, some sell according to weight per pack.

Measurements

Another factor to take into consideration is the length of galvanized wire you’re buying. This will also affect the price as it tends to come in a range of different lengths as people use it for different purposes. Some common lengths that you should find it in are anywhere from 13 to 21 feet. You may also find that they sell in meters or mm, so get ready to do conversions to ensure you’re getting your monies worth.

Price List Example

To give you an idea of what a price list for baling wire might look like, see the below. However, take into consideration that as mentioned above, every supplier is different and may require varying minimum orders as well as use different measurements in terms of quantity, weight or length.

5 bundles of 11 Gauge Galvanized Single Loop Bale Ties at 14 ft = $345

5 bundles of 11 Gauge Galvanized Single Loop Bale Ties at 15 ft = $370

5 bundles of 11 Gauge Galvanized Single Loop Bale Ties at 16 ft = $395

5 bundles of 11 Gauge Galvanized Single Loop Bale Ties at 17 ft = $415

5 bundles of 11 Gauge Galvanized Single Loop Bale Ties at 18 ft = $445

 

Baling wire is a material that can be used for an important function in your business. Managing waste, as well as space, is more important than you’d imagine. However, buying the baling wire at an affordable price should be your primary objective.