MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M12

19/09/2018

In a very good selection of good to best topmaking and spinners types in 15.0 mic to 18.5 mic , and a very good selecttion of 19.0 to 21.5 mic the market closed derarer for the better types/am in 16.0mic-18.5 mic.
All other Microns, and lower types in 16-18.5mic were cheaper.
Chinese types are generally 20/30ac cheaper.

Fine Merino skirtings with less than 4%vm closed 10/20ac cheaper.

Prems and lambs types in the 44-50HM range remained firm.

FLEECE

15.5u – spinners –no selection
– best style – minus 50ac
– best/good – no selection
– poor types – firm

16.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good – no selection
– poor types – minus 30ac

16.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – firm
– best/good style – minus 30/40ac
– poor types – minus 20ac

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

17.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best-good types – plus 10/20ac
– Poor style – firm

18.0u – spinner & best types – plus 30/40ac
– best/good types –plus 30/40ac
– poor types – firm

18.5u – best types –plus 30ac
– best/good types- plus 20/30ac
– poor types – firm

19.0u – best/good types – plus 5/10ac
– poor types – minus 10/15ac

19.5u – best/good types – unchanged
– poor types – minus 10/15ac

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

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – minus 20ac
– Poorer types – minus 10/15ac

22.0u and broader – minus 20/30ac 10/15ac

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.5u/17.5u – 10/20ac cheaper
18.5u/19.5u – 10/20ac cheaper

Low VM poor types – 16.5u/17.5u – 10/20 cheaper
18.0u/18.5u – 10/20ac cheaper
19.0u/20.5u – 10/20ac cheaper

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – 20/30ac cheaper
17.0/18.5u – 20/30 ac cheaper
19.0/20.0u – 10/20 ac cheaper

Prems – 16.5/ 17.0u – firm
17.5 / 18.5u – firm
19.0 / 20.0u – Fully Firm

COMP. China/ Europe