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