On a very good selection of spinner, best and best/good superfine types from the New England and Goulburn areas, and a smaller quantity of tender, high vm types, the fleece market closed firm to dearer for most descriptions 18.0u and finer with very good general competition from China and Europe. The tender types were most affected due to strong competition from China. Broader types were fully firm. Skirtings were fully firm with 15.0-16.5u light fault types slightly dearer.

15.5u – spinners – 30ac dearer small selection)
– best style – 30ac dearer (small selection)
– best/good style – 20ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 20ac dearer (small selection)

16.0u – spinners – 50ac dearer (small selection)
– best style – 25ac dearer (small selection)
– best/good style – 15ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 20ac dearer (small selection)

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

17.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 20ac dearer (small selection )
– best/good style – 40ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 20ac dearer (small selection)

17.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – firm (small selection)
– best/good – firm (small selection)
– poor types – 10ac dearer

18.0u – spinner & best types – 30ac dearer (small selection)
– best/good types – 30ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 20ac dearer

18.5u – best style – firm (small selection)
– best/good types – 10ac dearer
– poor types – firm

19.0u – best/good types – 10c dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 15ac dearer (small selection)

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

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

– Poorer types – firm

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

22.0u and broader – firm (small selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 15.5u /16.0u – 10/15ac dearer (small selection)
16.5u – firm (small selection)
17.0/17.5u – firm (small selection)
18.0/18.5u – firm (small selection)
19.0/20.0u – firm (small selection)

Low VM poor types – 15.5u /16.0u – 10/15ac dearer (small selection)
16.5u – firm (small selection)
17.0/17.5u – firm (small selection)
18.0/18.5u – firm (small selection)
19.0/20.0u – firm (small selection)

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

Prems – 15.5u / 17.0u – firm (very small selection)
17.5u / 18.5u – firm (very small selection)
19.0u / 20.0u – firm (very small selection)

Lambs – (small selection) – no selection

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

*NEXT WEEK: S17 12,000bs Selling Wed / Thurs