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Melbourne Market Report M34 – 23 February 2017

On a reasonable selection of best and best/good superfine types and a limited selection of fine and medium types, the fleece market was 20-30ac dearer for 16-19.5u. Better types with good AM results are most affected.
Chinese types are 10/20ac dearer
Skirtings are fully firm.
Open tops are unchanged

FLEECE – VM1.4% max

15.5u – spinners –
– best style – no selection
– best/good style – no selection
– poor types – firm

16.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good style – plus 30ac
– poor types – plus 10ac

16.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good style –firm
– poor types – unch

17.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – plus 20ac
– best/good style – plus 20 ac
– poor types – plus 20ac

17.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – plus 20/30ac
– best/good – firm
– poor types – plus 10/20ac

18.0u – spinner & best types – no selection
– best/good types – no selection
– poor types – firm

18.5u – best types – no selection
– best/good types – no selection
– poor types – unch very small selection

19.0u – best/good types – plus 10/20ac
– poor types – plus 20/30ac

19.5u – best/good types – plus 10ac
– poor types – plus 5/10ac

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types no selection
– Poorer types – plus 10

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – no selection
– Poorer types – plus 20ac

22.0u and broader – firm

COMP. Europe and China

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.0u/17.5u – firm (small selection)
18.0u/18.5u – firm

Low VM poor types – 16.0u/17.5u – firm (small selection)
18.0u/18.5u – firm
19.0u/20.0u – firm

High VM types – 16.5u and finer –firm (small selection)
17.0/18.5u –firm (small selection)
19.0/20.0u –firm (small selection)

Prems – 16.0 / 16.5u – firm (on a small selection)
17.0 / 18.5u – firm
19.0 / 20.0u –firm

COMP. China/ Europe

M35

Total : 21480
Selling days: Wednesday/Thursday
National total: 42037

Sydney Market Report S34 – 23 February 2017

On an improved selection of best and best/good superfine types (mainly 15.0 – 18.5u) the fleece market was firm to dearer for most types – with ultrafine and tender types most affected. Best skirtings tended dearer but poorer/high VM types retreated.

FLEECE – VM1.4% max

15.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 30ac dearer (small selection ) NEW / GSA
– best/good style – 30ac dearer (small selection) NEW / GSA
– poor types – 50ac dearer (small selection) TECH

16.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 30ac dearer (small selection)
– best/good style – 30ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 30ac dearer (small selection)

16.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 20ac dearer (small selection)
– best/good style – 30ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 10ac dearer

17.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 20ac dearer (small selection) NEW / MAS
– best/good style – 10ac dearer (small selection) NEW / MAS / AME
– poor types – 20ac dearer (small selection )

17.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – firm (small selection) NEW / MAS / AME
– best/good – firm (very small selection) NEW / MAS / AME
– poor types – 15ac dearer

18.0u – spinner & best types – firm (small selection) NE / MAS
– best/good types – firm (small selection) NE / MAS
– poor types – firm

18.5u – best & best/good types – 10ac dearer (small selection) NE / MAS
– poor types – 15ac dearer

19.0u – best/good types – firm (on a very small selection) NEW / GSA / MAS
– poor types – 20ac dearer (very small selection)

19.5u – best/good types – 10ac dearer (very small selection)
– poor types – 20ac dearer

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – firm (very small selection)
– Poorer types – fir

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – firm (very small selection)
– Poorer types – firm

22.0u and broader – firm (very small selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 15.5u /16.0u – 20ac dearer (small selection)
16.5u – 20ac dearer (small selection)
17.0u – 20ac dearer (small selection)
17.5u/18.5 – firm (small selection)
19.0u / 20.0u – firm (small selection)

Low VM poor types – 15.5u / 16.0u – firm (small selection)
16.5u – 10ac easier (small selection)
17.0u /17.5u – firm
18.0u / 18.5u – firm
19.0u / 20.0u – firm

High VM types – 15.5u / 16.0u – 15ac cheaper (small selection)
16.5u – 15ac cheaper (small selection)
17.0u /17.5u – 10/15ac cheaper
18.0u / 18.5u – 10/15ac cheaper
19.0u / 20.0u – 10/15ac cheaper

Prems – 15.5u / 17.0u – (no selection)
17.5u / 18.5u – very firm (on a very small selection)
19.0u / 20.0u – very firm (on a very small selection)

Lambs –– 15ac dearer (small selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

*NEXT WEEK: Sydney 35 12,700bs WED / THURS (Designated Superfine Sale)

By |February 23rd, 2017|Sydney Market Reports|

Sydney Market Report S34 – 22 February 2017

On a poor and small selection of best and best/good superfine types (mainly 17.0 – 19.0u the fleece market was slightly dearer for most types. Skirtings were fully firm.

FLEECE – VM1.4% max

15.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – (no selection )
– best/good style – (no selection)
– poor types – (no selection)

16.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – (no selection)
– best/good style – firm (small selection)
– poor types – firm (small selection)

16.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – firm (small selection)
– best/good style – 30ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 20ac dearer

17.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 20ac dearer (small selection)
– best/good style – 20ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – firm ( small selection )

17.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 15ac dearer (small selection) MAS / AME / NE
– best/good – firm (very small selection) MAS / AME / NE
– poor types – firm

18.0u – spinner & best types – 10ac dearer (small selection) NE / MAS
– best/good types – 10ac dearer (small selection) NE / MAS
– poor types – firm

18.5u – best & best/good types – 10ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 15ac dearer

19.0u – best/good types – 20ac dearer (on a very small selection) NEW / GSA / MAS
– poor types – 20ac dearer (very small selection)

19.5u – best/good types – 10ac dearer (very small selection)
– poor types – 10ac dearer

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – firm (very small selection)
– Poorer types – 10ac dearer

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – firm (very small selection)
– Poorer types – firm

22.0u and broader – firm (very small selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 15.5u /16.0u – firm (small selection)
16.5u – firm (small selection)
17.0u / 17.5u – firm (small selection)
18.0u/18.5 – firm (small selection)
19.0u / 20.0u – firm (small selection)

Low VM poor types – 15.5u / 16.0u – firm (small selection)
16.5u – 10ac easier (small selection)
17.0u /17.5u – firm
18.0u / 18.5u – firm
19.0u / 20.0u – firm

High VM types – 15.5u / 16.0u – firm (small selection)
16.5u – firm (small selection)
17.0u /17.5u – firm
18.0u / 18.5u – firm
19.0u / 20.0u – firm

Prems – 15.5u / 17.0u – (no selection)
17.5u / 18.5u – 20ac dearer (on a very small selection)
19.0u / 20.0u – 10/15ac cheaper (on a very small selection)

Lambs –– 15ac dearer (small selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

By |February 22nd, 2017|Sydney Market Reports|

Melbourne Market Report M34 – 22 February 2017

On an much improved selection of best and best/good superfine types compared to yesterday and a good selection of fine and medium types, today’s market regained yesterday’s fall.
Better types/ were fully firm and the lower types gained 10/20ac.
Chinese types were 10/20ac dearer
Skirtings were fully frim tending dearer.
Open tops were slightly easier.

FLEECE – VM1.4% max

15.5u – spinners –
– best style – firm
– best/good style – plus 30/40ac
– poor types – firm

16.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – (no selection)
– best/good style – plus 10ac
– poor types – plus 10ac

16.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – no selection
– best/good style – plus 10/20ac
– poor types – unch

17.0u – spinners – (very small selection)
– best style – no sel
– best/good style – plus 20 ac
– poor types – plus 20ac

17.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – no selection
– best/good – plus 20/30ac
– poor types – plus 10/20ac

18.0u – spinner & best types – no selection
– best/good types – no selection
– poor types – plus 20ac

18.5u – best types – (no selection)
– best/good types – no selection
– poor types – unch

19.0u – best/good types – plus 10ac
– poor types – minus 10ac

19.5u – best/good types – no selection
– poor types – plus 15/20ac

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types no selection
– poorer types – minus 10ac

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – no selection
– Poorer types – plus 10/15ac

22.0u and broader –plus 5/10ac

COMP. Europe and China

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.0u/17.5u – firm (small selection)
18.0u/18.5u – firm

Low VM poor types – 16.0u/17.5u – firm (small selection)
18.0u/18.5u – firm
19.0u/20.0u – firm

High VM types – 16.5u and finer –firm (small selection)
17.0/18.5u –firm (small selection)
19.0/20.0u –firm (small selection)

Prems – 16.0 / 16.5u – minus 10ac (on a small selection)
17.0 / 18.5u – minus 10ac
19.0 / 20.0u –firm

COMP. China/ Europe

Sydney Market Report S32 – 9 February 2017

On a good selection of best and best/good superfine types (mainly 15.5 – 18.0u ex Goulburn/Yass) the fleece market was dearer for all types (+20/30ac for 195u and finer and +10/15ac for broader types). China and Italy all active.ar. All skirtings types tended 20ac dearer.

FLEECE – VM1.4% max

15.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 20ac dearer (small selection ) NE / AME / GSA
– best/good style – 30ac dearer (small selection) NE / AME / KAT
– poor types – 15ac dearer (small selection)

16.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 10ac dearer (small selection) NE / AME / GSA
– best/good style – 15ac dearer (small selection) NE / AME / KAT
– poor types – 10ac dearer (small selection)

16.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 40ac dearer (small selection) NE / AME / GSA
– best/good style – 40ac dearer (small selection) NE / LEMP
– poor types – 20ac dearer

17.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 30ac dearer (small selection) NE / AME / FOX
– best/good style – 30ac dearer (small selection) NE / AME / LEMP / TECH
– poor types – 20ac dearer

17.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 40ac dearer (small selection) NE / AME
– best/good – 40ac dearer (very small selection) NE / AME / LEMP / TECH
– poor types – 25ac dearer

18.0u – spinner & best types – 30ac dearer (small selection) NE / AME
– best/good types – 30ac dearer (small selection) MAS / NE / AME / MOD / TECH
– poor types – 30ac dearer

18.5u – best & best/good types – 30ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – firm

19.0u – best/good types – 20ac dearer (small selection) AME / GSA / MOD
– poor types – 30ac dearer (very small selection)

19.5u – best/good types – 20ac dearer (very small selection)
– poor types – 30ac dearer

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – 10ac dearer (very small selection)
– Poorer types – 10ac dearer

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – 10ac dearer (very small selection)
– Poorer types – 10ac dearer

22.0u and broader – firm (very small selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 15.5u /16.0u – 50/60ac dearer (small selection)
16.5u – 50/60ac dearer (small selection)
17.0u / 17.5u – 50ac dearer (small selection)
18.0u/18.5 – 30ac dearer (small selection)
19.0u / 20.0u – 30ac dearer (small selection)

Low VM poor types – 15.5u / 16.0u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
16.5u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
17.0u /17.5u – 30ac dearer
18.0u / 18.5u – 30ac dearer
19.0u / 20.0u – 30ac dearer

High VM types – 15.5u / 16.0u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
16.5u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
17.0u /17.5u – 30ac dearer
18.0u / 18.5u – 30ac dearer
19.0u / 20.0u – 30ac dearer

Prems – 15.5u / 17.0u – 20ac dearer (on a very small selection)
17.5u / 18.5u – 20ac dearer (on a reasonable selection)
19.0u / 20.0u – 10ac dearer (on a very small selection)

Lambs – (No selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

*NEXT WEEK: SYDNEY 33 11,500BS WED/THUR

Melbourne Market Report M32 – 9 February 2017

On a good offering of best and best/good superfine types and also fine and medium types, today’s market continued the upward trend with the pressure mostly on all types in 19.0u and finer.
21.5u and broader tended dearer.
Chinese types are firm.
Skirtings are 10/20ac dearer for good long BKN and Skirtings..
Open tops are 10/20ac dearer.

FLEECE – VM1.4% max

15.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – plus 50ac
– best/good style – firm
– poor types – no selection

16.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – plus 50ac
– best/good style – plus 30ac
– poor types – plus 20ac

16.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – plus 40ac
– best/good style – firm
– poor types – plus 10ac

17.0u – spinners – (very small selection)
– best style – firm
– best/good style – plus 10ac
– poor types –firm

17.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – plus 20ac
– best/good – firm
– poor types –firm

18.0u – spinner & best types – no selection
– best/good types – plus 10ac
– poor types – plus 10ac

18.5u – best types – (no selection)
– best/good types – plus 15ac
– poor types – firm

19.0u – best/good types – firm
– poor types – firm

19.5u – best/good types – plus 10ac
– poor types – plus 10ac

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types plus 20ac
– Poorer types – firm

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – plus 20ac
– Poorer types – plus 15ac

22.0u and broader – firm

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.0u/17.5u – plus 10ac (small selection)
18.0u/18.5u – plus 10ac

Low VM poor types – 16.0u/17.5u – plus 10ac (small selection)
18.0u/18.5u – plus 10ac
19.0u/20.0u –plus 10ac

High VM types – 16.5u and finer –firm (small selection)
17.0/18.5u –firm (small selection)
19.0/20.0u –firm (small selection)

Prems – 16.0 / 16.5u – plus 20ac (on a small selection)
17.0 / 18.5u – plus 20ac
19.0 / 20.0u –plus 20ac

COMP. China/ Europe

M33

Total : 23660
Selling days: Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday
National total: 46157

Tasmania is offering 3844 bs of combing wool on Tuesday.
Due to the season it will be mainly tender.

Melbourne Market Report M32 – 8 February 2017

On are reasonable offering of best and best/good superfine types and a good selection of fine and medium types, today’s market was dearer for 20u and finer .
21.0u and broader are 10/20ac cheaper.
Chinese types are 10/20ac dearer in 19.5u and finer, and 10/20ac cheaper for 21.0u and broader.
Skirtings are unchanged for all types.
Open tops are firm in 17.5 and finer and cheaper in 18.0-19.5u

FLEECE – VM1.4% max

15.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – plus 50ac
– best/good style – firm
– poor types – no selection

16.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – plus 30ac
– best/good style – plus 20ac
– poor types – firm

16.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – plus 20ac
– best/good style – firm
– poor types – plus 10ac

17.0u – spinners – (very small selection)
– best style – plus 20ac
– best/good style – plus 10ac
– poor types – no selection

17.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style –firm
– best/good – plus 15ac
– poor types –no selection

18.0u – spinner & best types – no selection
– best/good types – plus 50ac
– poor types –plus 25ac

18.5u – best types – (no selection)
– best/good types – plus 30ac
– poor types – unchanged

19.0u – best/good types – firm
– poor types – firm

19.5u – best/good types – plus 20ac
– poor types – plus 20ac

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types plus 20ac
– Poorer types – firm

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – minus 30ac
– Poorer types – minus 30ac

22.0u and broader – minus 20ac

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.0u/17.5u – unch (small selection)
18.0u/18.5u – unch

Low VM poor types – 16.0u/17.5u – unch (small selection)
18.0u/18.5u – unch
19.0u/20.0u –unch

High VM types – 16.5u and finer –firm(small selection)
17.0/18.5u –firm (small selection)
19.0/20.0u –firm (small selection)

Prems – 16.0 / 16.5u – firm (on a small selection)
17.0 / 18.5u – firm
19.0 / 20.0u –firm

COMP. China/ Europe

Sydney Market Report S32 – 8 February 2017

On a reasonable selection of best and best/good superfine types (mainly 17.0 – 19.0u) the fleece market for 19.5u and broader was firm for best style lots, while the long and china types were irregular. Finer types were generally 20/30ac dearer. All skirtings types tended 30ac dearer for 19.5u and finer, with finest types most affected.

FLEECE – VM1.4% max

15.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 50ac dearer (small selectio)
– best/good style – 30ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 30ac dearer (small selection)

16.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 50ac dearer (small selection)
– best/good style – 30ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 15ac dearer (small selection)

16.5u – spinners – (one lot 16.3u)
– best style – 10ac dearer (small selection)
– best/good style – 10ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 10ac dearer

17.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – firm (small selection)
– best/good style – 20ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 15ac dearer

17.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 35ac dearer (small selection)
– best/good – 40ac dearer (very small selection)
– poor types – 25ac dearer

18.0u – spinner & best types – (no selection)
– best/good types – 10ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 30ac dearer

18.5u – best & best/good types – 30ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – firm

19.0u – best/good types – (no selection)
– poor types – 10ac dearer (very small selection)

19.5u – best/good types – firm (very small selection)
– poor types – firm

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – firm (very small selection)
– Poorer types – firm

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – firm (very small selection)
– Poorer types – firm

22.0u and broader – firm (very small selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 15.5u /16.0u – 30/40ac dearer (small selection)
16.5u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
17.0u / 17.5u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
18.0u/18.5 – 30ac dearer (small selection)
19.0u / 20.0u – 30ac dearer (small selection)

Low VM poor types – 15.5u / 16.0u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
16.5u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
17.0u /17.5u – 30ac dearer
18.0u / 18.5u – 30ac dearer
19.0u / 20.0u – 30ac dearer

High VM types – 15.5u / 16.0u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
16.5u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
17.0u /17.5u – 30ac dearer
18.0u / 18.5u – 30ac dearer
19.0u / 20.0u – 30ac dearer

Prems – 15.5u / 17.0u – 40ac dearer (on a very small selection)
17.5u / 18.5u – 30ac dearer (on a reasonable selection)
19.0u / 20.0u – 20ac dearer (on a very small selection)

Lambs – (No selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers