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Sydney Market Report S24 – 14 December 2017

MARKET REPORT – Sydney 24

14.12.2017

On a reasonable selection of best/good superfine and a larger quantity of long, tender, high vm types, the fleece market closed on a weaker note for 17.0u and broader with most types either unchanged or tending cheaper. However, 16.5u and finer tender dearer again with competition from FOX / Westcoast and Kathaytex. Skirtings were generally unchanged.

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

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

16.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 30ac dearer (small selection)
– best/good style – 50ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 40ac dearer (small selection )

17.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – firm (small selection )
– best/good style – firm (small selection)
– poor types – 10ac cheaper (small selection)

17.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 10ac dearer (small selection)
– best/good – 25ac cheaper (small selection)
– poor types – firm

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

18.5u – best style – (no selection)
– best/good types – 20ac cheaper
– poor types – 50ac dearer

19.0u – best/good types – firm (small selection)
– poor types – firm (small selection)

19.5u – best/good types – unchanged (small selection)
– poor types – 10ac cheaper

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – 20ac cheaper (small selection)
– Poorer types – 20ac cheaper

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – 20ac cheaper (very small selection)
– Poorer types – 20ac cheaper

22.0u and broader – (no selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 15.5u /16.0u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
16.5u – 10/15ac dearer (small selection)
17.0/17.5u – 10/15ac dearer (small selection)
18.0/18.5u – unchanged (small selection)
19.0/20.0u – unchanged (small selection)

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

High VM types – 15.5u / 16.0u – unchanged
16.5u – unchanged
17.0u /17.5u – unchanged
18.0u / 18.5u – unchanged
19.0u / 20.0u – unchanged

Prems – 15.5u / 17.0u – firm (very small selection)
17.5u / 18.5u – firm (very small selection)
19.0u / 20.0u – 20ac cheaper (very small selection)

Lambs – firm (small selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

*RECESS for 3 weeks. Sales resume 8th January, 2018

By |December 14th, 2017|Sydney Market Reports|

Melbourne Market Report M24 – 14 December 2017

On a reasonable selection for all types and Microns, the market finished the last selling day before the Christmas break on a cheaper note. After a strong start, the market started to soften as the sale progressed and finished 15-25ac cheaper for the Fleece.
Chinese types were 20/30ac ac cheaper.
Skirtings were generally unchanged.

Open Tops were unchanged.

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 – no selection
– poor types – no selection

16.5u – spinners – firm
– best style – firm
– best/good style –minus 20/30ac
– poor types –minus 20/30

17.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – minus 10/20ac
– best/good style- minus 20ac
– poor types –minus 15/20ac

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

18.0u – spinner & best types -no selection
– best/good types – firm
– poor types – minus 10/20ac

18.5u – best types – no selection
– best/good types-minus 20/30ac
– poor types – minus 10/20ac

19.0u – best/good types – minus 15/20ac
– poor types – minus 10/15ac

19.5u – best/good types – minus 15/20ac
– poor types – minus 15/20ac

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

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types –minus10/20ac
– Poorer types – minus 10/20ac

22.0u and broader – minus 20ac
COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

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

Low VM poor types – 16.0u/17.5u – unchanged
18.0u/18.5u – unchanged
19.0u/20.0u – unchanged

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

Prems – 16.0 / 16.5u – firm
17.0 / 18.5u – firm
19.0 / 20.0u – firm

COMP. China/ Europe

The sales will resume for M28 in the week of the 8/01/2018

Sydney Market Report S24 – 13 December 2017

On a small selection of best/good superfine and a larger quantity of long, tender, high vm types, the fleece market opened extreme for all types with poorer types most affected (+40/80c compared to S23). Skirtings were also 40/50ac dearer for low vm types types.

15.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 50ac dearer (small selection)
– best/good style – 80ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 80ac dearer (small selection)

16.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 80ac dearer (small selection)
– best/good style – 50ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 50ac dearer (small selection)

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

17.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – (no selection )
– best/good style – 50ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 60ac dearer (small selection)

17.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 20ac dearer (small selection)
– best/good – 40ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 50ac dearer

18.0u – spinner & best types – firm (small selection)
– best/good types – 10ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 20ac dearer

18.5u – best style – (no selection)
– best/good types – 50ac dearer
– poor types – 50ac dearer

19.0u – best/good types – 80ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 80ac dearer (small selection)

19.5u – best/good types – 100ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 100ac dearer

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – 75ac dearer (small selection)
– Poorer types – 75ac dearer

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – 70ac dearer (very small selection)
– Poorer types – 70ac dearer

22.0u and broader – (no selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 15.5u /16.0u – 60ac dearer (small selection)
16.5u – 70ac dearer (small selection)
17.0/17.5u – 70/90ac dearer (small selection)
18.0/18.5u – 40ac dearer (small selection)
19.0/20.0u – 40ac dearer (small selection)

Low VM poor types – 15.5u /16.0u – 40ac dearer (small selection)
16.5u – 50ac dearer (small selection)
17.0/17.5u – 50/70ac dearer (small selection)
18.0/18.5u – 25ac dearer (small selection)
19.0/20.0u – 25ac dearer (small selection)

High VM types – 15.5u / 16.0u – 20/30ac dearer
16.5u – 20/30ac dearer
17.0u /17.5u – 20/30ac dearer
18.0u / 18.5u – 20ac dearer
19.0u / 20.0u – 15ac dearer

Prems – 15.5u / 17.0u – 50ac dearer (very small selection)
17.5u / 18.5u – 50ac dearer (very small selection)
19.0u / 20.0u – 40ac dearer (very small selection)

Lambs – 50ac dearer (small selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

By |December 13th, 2017|Sydney Market Reports|

Melbourne Market Report M24 – 13 December 2017

On a much improved selection for all types and Microns compared to yesterday the market continued to rise although the competition was less than yesterday and towards the end of the Auction the market started to show some cracks. Chinese types were 20/30ac dearer.
Skirtings were 20/30ac dearer for all. Open Tops were 10/20ac dearer.

FLEECE

15.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – plus 100ac
– best/good – no selection
– poor types – no selection

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

16.5u – spinners – plus 50/60ac
– best style – plus 50/60ac
– best/good style –plus 20/30ac
– poor types –plus 20/30

17.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – plus 10/20ac
– best/good style- no selection
– poor types –firm

17.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – firm
– best/good –firm
– poor types –firm

18.0u – spinner & best types -no selection
– best/good types – firm
– poor types – plus 60/70ac

18.5u – best types – no selection
– best/good types- plus 20/30ac
– poor types – plus 10/20ac

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

19.5u – best/good types – plus 40ac
– poor types – plus 30/40ac

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types –plus 40/50ac
– Poorer types – plus 40/50ac

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types –plus 10/20ac
– Poorer types – plus 10/20ac

22.0u and broader – plus 20ac
COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

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

Low VM poor types – 16.0u/17.5u – plus 30ac
18.0u/18.5u – plus 30ac
19.0u/20.0u – plus 30ac

High VM types – 16.5u and finer –plus 30ac
17.0/18.5u – plus 30ac
19.0/20.0u – plus 30ac

Prems – 16.0 / 16.5u – plus 20/30ac
17.0 / 18.5u – plus 20/30ac
19.0 / 20.0u – plus 20/30ac

COMP. China/ Europe

Melbourne Market report M23 – 7 December 2017

On a poor selection of best, best/good style superfine/fine types, a poor selection of best style wool with good AM, and a very average selection of best /good types with lower NKT’s and long SS in 17.0u & broader.
the market was unchanged for better types/AM and 10/15ac dearer for the Chinese types

19.5-21.5u were unchanged for better types and 10/15ac dearer for the Chinese types.

Skirtings were 30/40ac dearer for 18.5u and finer and fully firm for all others.

Open Tops were firm.

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 firm
– poor types firm

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

17.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good style- firm
– poor types –firm

17.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – firm
– best/good –firm 2
– poor types –minus 5/10ac

18.0u – spinner & best types -no selection
– best/good types – firm
– poor types – minus 5/10ac

18.5u – best types – no selection
– best/good types- firm
– poor types unchanged

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

19.5u – best/good types – unchanged
– poor types – firm

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types –firm
– Poorer types – firm

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types –firm
– Poorer types firm

22.0u and broader – unch
COMP. China /Europe

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.0u/17.5u – plus 40ac(small selection)
18.0u/18.5u – plus 40ac

Low VM poor types – 16.0u/17.5u – plus 30ac
18.0u/18.5u – plus 30ac
19.0u/20.0u – firm

High VM types – 16.5u and finer –plus 30ac
17.0/18.5u – plus 30ac
19.0/20.0u – firm

Prems – 16.0 / 16.5u – firm
17.0 / 18.5u – firm
19.0 / 20.0u – firm

COMP. China/ Europe

M24

TOTAL: 30,062

NATIONAL TOTAL: 51,010

SELLING DAYS: TUESDAY/WEDNESDAY / THURSDAY

Sydney Market Report S23 – 7 December 2017

On a small selection of spinner/best and best/good superfine and a larger quantity of long, tender, high vm types, the fleece market opened generally firm to dearer for all types – 18.0-18.5u most affected. Skirtings were 30ac dearer again for 16.0 – 17.5u light fault types. High vm also 20/30ac dearer.

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

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

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

17.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – firm (small selection )
– best/good style – firm (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 – firm

18.0u – spinner & best types – firm (small selection)
– best/good types – 10ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 20ac dearer

18.5u – best style – firm (small selection)
– best/good types – 15ac dearer
– poor types – 20ac dearer

19.0u – best/good types – firm (small selection)
– poor types – firm (small selection)

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

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – 10ac dearer (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 – (no selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 15.5u /16.0u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
16.5u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
17.0/17.5u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
18.0/18.5u – 20ac dearer (small selection)
19.0/20.0u – 15ac dearer (small selection)

Low VM poor types – 15.5u /16.0u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
16.5u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
17.0/17.5u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
18.0/18.5u – 20ac dearer (small selection)
19.0/20.0u – 15ac dearer (small selection)

High VM types – 15.5u / 16.0u – 20/30ac dearer
16.5u – 20/30ac dearer
17.0u /17.5u – 20/30ac dearer
18.0u / 18.5u – 20ac dearer
19.0u / 20.0u – 15ac dearer

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

Lambs – 15/20ac dearer (small selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

*NEXT WEEK: Sydney 24 13,000bs Selling WED / THURS
*Last sale before 3 week Christmas recess

Sydney Market Report S23 – 6 December 2017

On a small selection of spinner/best and best/good superfine and a larger quantity of long, tender, high vm types, the fleece market opened generally cheaper for best/good types, largely because of AME being less active. Skirtings were dearer again for 16.0 – 17.5u light fault types. High vm unchanged.

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

16.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – firm (small selection)
– best/good style – 20ac cheaper (small selection)
– poor types – 15ac cheaper (small selection)

16.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – firm (small selection)
– best/good style – 25ac cheaper (small selection)
– poor types – 20ac cheaper (small selection )

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

17.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – firm (small selection)
– best/good – 20ac cheaper (small selection)
– poor types – 40ac cheaper

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

18.5u – best style – firm (small selection)
– best/good types – 30ac cheaper
– poor types – 20ac cheaper

19.0u – best/good types – 10ac cheaper (small selection)
– poor types – firm (small selection)

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

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 – (no selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 15.5u /16.0u – 10ac dearer (small selection)
16.5u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
17.0/17.5u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
18.0/18.5u – 10ac dearer (small selection)
19.0/20.0u – firm (small selection)

Low VM poor types – 15.5u /16.0u – 10ac dearer (small selection)
16.5u – 20ac dearer (small selection)
17.0/17.5u – 20ac dearer (small selection)
18.0/18.5u – firm (small selection)
19.0/20.0u – firm (small selection)

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

Prems – 15.5u / 17.0u – 20ac dearer firm (very small selection)
17.5u / 18.5u – firm (very small selection)
19.0u / 20.0u – firm (very small selection)

Lambs – 15ac dearer (small selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

Melbourne Market Report M23 – 6 December 2017

On a small selection of spinner/best and best/good superfine and a larger quantity of long, tender, high vm types, the fleece market opened generally cheaper for best/good types, largely because of AME being less active. Skirtings were dearer again for 16.0 – 17.5u light fault types. High vm unchanged.

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

16.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – firm (small selection)
– best/good style – 20ac cheaper (small selection)
– poor types – 15ac cheaper (small selection)

16.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – firm (small selection)
– best/good style – 25ac cheaper (small selection)
– poor types – 20ac cheaper (small selection )

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

17.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – firm (small selection)
– best/good – 20ac cheaper (small selection)
– poor types – 40ac cheaper

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

18.5u – best style – firm (small selection)
– best/good types – 30ac cheaper
– poor types – 20ac cheaper

19.0u – best/good types – 10ac cheaper (small selection)
– poor types – firm (small selection)

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

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 – (no selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 15.5u /16.0u – 10ac dearer (small selection)
16.5u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
17.0/17.5u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
18.0/18.5u – 10ac dearer (small selection)
19.0/20.0u – firm (small selection)

Low VM poor types – 15.5u /16.0u – 10ac dearer (small selection)
16.5u – 20ac dearer (small selection)
17.0/17.5u – 20ac dearer (small selection)
18.0/18.5u – firm (small selection)
19.0/20.0u – firm (small selection)

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

Prems – 15.5u / 17.0u – 20ac dearer firm (very small selection)
17.5u / 18.5u – firm (very small selection)
19.0u / 20.0u – firm (very small selection)

Lambs – 15ac dearer (small selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers