On a poor selection of best and best/good superfine types in 16.5u and finer and a good selection of mainly poorer types in 17.0-19.5u, the fleece market was:
20-30ac dearer for most types in 17.0/18.5u, and
15/20ac dearer for 19.5/21.5u.
In a very small selection of 16.5 and finer the market was fully firm.
Lower spec and high VM lots 10/20ac dearer.
Skirtings were firm for all types.
Open tops were fully firm

FLEECE

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

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

16.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – firm
– best/good style – unchanged
– poor types – unchanged

17.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – firm
– best/good style – plus 20ac
– poor types – plus 30ac

17.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – plus 20ac
– best/good – plus 30/40ac
– poor types – plus 30ac

18.0u – spinner & best types – firm
– best/good types –plus 15ac
– poor types – plus 30ac

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

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

19.5u – best/good types – plus 15ac
– poor types – plus 5/10ac

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – plus 15ac
– Poorer types – plus 10ac

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

22.0u and broader – plus 20ac

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 – plus firm (small selection)
18.0u/18.5u – firm
19.0u/20.0u – firm

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – firm
17.0/18.5u – firm
19.0/20.0u – firm

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

COMP. China/ Europe

M45
Melb total: 18,692
Selling days: Wednesday / Thursday
National total: 36,675