On a very limited selection of best and best/good superfine types 16.5u and finer, and a good selection of mainly poorer types 17.0-19.5u, the fleece market was dearer for 17.0u and finer better types.
17.5-18.5u were unchanged for better types. Lower types in these Microns were 10-20ac cheaper.
All fleece 19.0 and broader were 20/30ac cheaper.
Skirtings were unchanged for low VM lots in 18.0u and finer, all others are 10/20ac cheaper.
Chinese types were generally 30/40ac cheaper.
Open tops were 40/50ac dearer for 18.5 and finer and unchanged for all others.

FLEECE – VM1.4% max

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

16.0u – spinners – firm
– best style – firm
– best/good style – firm
– poor types – irregular

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

17.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – plus 50/60ac
– best/good style – plus 30ac
– poor types – minus 10ac

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

18.0u – spinner & best types – (no selection)
– best/good types – unchanged
– poor types – minus 50

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

19.0u – best/good types – minus 20ac
– poor types – minus 10ac

19.5u – best/good types – minus 10/20ac
– poor types – minus 20ac

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – minus 20/30ac
– Poorer types – minus 20/30ac

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – minus 20ac
– Poorer types – minus 20ac

22.0u and broader – minus 20/30ac

COMP. China /Europe

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 – minus 10/20ac

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – unchanged (small selection)
17.0/18.5u – minus 10/20ac (small selection)
19.0/20.0u – minus 20ac (small selection)

Prems – 16.0 / 16.5u – firm (on a small selection)
17.0 / 18.5u – plus 40/50ac
19.0 / 20.0u – unchanged

COMP. China/ Europe

M40

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Days : Wednesday/Thursday
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