The increase in cost of white metal is directly related to the banning of lead from electronics in recent years, now all your electrical goods are soldered using Tin alloys, which is exactly what white metal is, so demand for tin has increased so the price goes up.
This is also the reason GW have been working hard to replace metal kits for warhammer with plastic's.
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