On a very limited selection of superfine types in 16.5u and finer, and a reasonably good selection of mostly lower types in 17.5u-21.5u the fleece market was under pressure in 16.0u and broader, with most types 20/30ac dearer. There was a keen interest from the general trade.
Schneider was again very strong on selected 17.5-18.0u lots, with high NKT’s .
In a poor selection of mainly lower types and lower NKT’s the 16.5u and finer were 30\40ac dearer.
Chinese types were 30/40ac dearer for 16.5u and broader
Bkns and long Pcs under 3.5% VM are 20/30ac dearer.
Shorter types and types with high VM were 10/20ac dearer
Open tops were 20/30ac dearer.

FLEECE

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

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

16.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – (no selection)
– best/good style –plus 30/4ac
– poor types plus 30/40ac

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

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

18.0u – spinner & best types – (no selection)
– best/good types –plus 10ac
– poor types –plus 20ac

18.5u – best types – ( no selection)
– best/good types – plus 10ac
– poor types – plus 10ac

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

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

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

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types –plus 20/30ac
– Poorer types – plus 20/30ac

22.0u and broader – plus 20/30ac

COMP. China /Europe

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.0u/17.5u – plus 20/30ac(small selection)
18.0u/18.5u – plus 20/30ac

Low VM poor types – 16.0u/17.5u – plus 20ac (small selection)
18.0u/18.5u – plus 20ac
19.0u/20.0u – plus 20ac

High VM types – 16.5u and finer –plus 20ac
17.0/18.5u – plus 20ac

19.0/20.0u – plus 20ac

Prems – 16.0 / 16.5u – (no selection)
17.0 / 18.5u – plus 20/30ac
19.0 / 20.0u – plus 20/30ac

COMP. China/ Europe