Evaluating used catalytic converter materials fairly is a considerable challenge. At first glance, their value can be difficult to see from the outside.

Our online catalogue, containing more than 20,000 types of catalytic converter, is one of the most complete databases on the market, creating much needed transparency in used catalysts. Selling used catalytic converters become much easier and our global network of agents can ensure our services to customers, wherever they are, appropriately and cost-effectively.catalyst collection process

As a scrap catalyst buyer, we can tell you that 95% of scrap catalytic converters have a reactive surface containing valuable metals including platinum, palladium, or rhodium. Ecotrade has both deep expertise and technical knowledge that can maximize the renewal of precious metals through the recycling process.

Transparency and trust are paramount in this industry so we have developed a catalogue that allows you to check the purchase prices we offer for each used catalytic converter. You can thus witness the purchase process serenely.

Based on your location, we suggest different slots for the collection of your material. After appraisal and payment for your used catalysts, we can issue all the documentation you need.

If we are not able to provide you with our collection service, we have partners in different parts of the globe and we can connect you with scrap converters buyers and DPF buyers...



We also have a mailing/shipping service, but you need to follow precisely the process below

From anywhere in the world, you can send us your scrap catalysts by parcel (maximum weight is usually 20 kgs):

Add your scrap catalytic converters to your cart and check out with your bank information.

Our online catalogue enables you to estimate the value of your old catalytic converters.

Thanks to an algorithm we have set up, prices are updated daily to reflect the material value.

Thus, you can be sure to get the best possible price for your old catalytic converter!

Pack your scrap catalytic converters

Cut your scrap catalytic converters to the rim or decane them and take out the monolith

You can wrap your material in your own box and ship your material to our lab in Malaysia :

ECOTRADE GROUP (MALAYSIA) SDN BHD, No.12 Jalan Ch Light Industries 2A, 71700 Pajam, Malaysia

Please note that you will have to support the cost of shipping/custom fees wherever you live in the world.

Assay and payment

As soon as we receive your scrap catalytic converters, we will perform an assay on your material and proceed with the payment by PayPal or bank transfer within 3 business days, based on this assay.

We are known for our expertise, seriousness and efficiency; we are committed to provide every client with the service he deserves.


Transparency and experience:

  • 250,000 units collected per year
  • 10 offices in 10 countries
  • Sorting and evaluation on-site
  • Free catalogue access for our suppliers
  • Payment upon collection

Collection Coverage:

  • Asia: Thailand, Malaysia, Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos, Indonesia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore
  • Europe: France, Germany, Greece
  • Central America: Mexico

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