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Melbourne Market Report M35 – 27th February 2019

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M35

27/02/2019

A mainly good/best selection in 18.0 to 20.5mic saw the market stabilise today with only 17.5mic and finer lower and poorer style wools continuing to drift lower. Best style/am wools attracted good competition and closed 5/10ac dearer. 18.0 to 19.5mic best style wools keenly sought and closed fully firm. 17.5 and finer poorer and lower style wools closed 10/15ac cheaper.

Fine Merino skirtings with less than 3%vm closed firm/unchanged in a very small selection. Poorer and lower style wools carrying higher vm closed 5/10ac cheaper.

Prems and lamb’s types in the 42-44HM range closed with finer microns fully firm and 19.0mic & coarser generally unchanged. Longer lambs/prems in the 46-54HM range closed with finer microns 10/15ac dearer & 19.0 to 20.0mic generally unchanged in a very small selection.

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 – minus 10/15ac

16.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good style – no selection
– poor types – minus 10/15ac

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

17.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best-good types – minus 15/20ac
– Poor style – minus 10/15ac

18.0u – spinner & best types – no selection
– best/good types – plus 10/15ac
– poor types – minus 10ac

18.5u – best types – no selection
– best/good types – minus 10ac
– poor types – plus 5/10ac

19.0u – best/good types – plus 5ac
– poor types – firm/unchanged

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

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – fully firm
– Poorer types – minus 5ac

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – fully firm
– Poorer types – plus 5c

22.0u and broader – no selection

COMP. China / Europe

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.5u/17.5u – Fully Firm
18.5u/19.5u – Firm Unchanged

Low VM poor types – 16.5u/17.5u – firm/unchanged
18.0u/18.5u – 5/10ac cheaper
19.0u/20.5u – 5/10ac cheaper

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – Unchanged
17.0/18.5u – Buyers Favour
19.0/20.0u – Buyers Favour

Prems – 16.5/ 17.0u – Firm/unchanged
17.5 / 18.5u – Fully Firm
19.0 / 20.0u – Generally Unchanged

COMP. China/ Europe

Sydney Market Report S35 – 27th February 2019

MARKET REPORT – Sydney 35 Opening

27.02.2019

On a good selection of spinner/best and best/good sound wool 15.0u to 18.5u from the New England /Mudgee regions and a big selection of
good / average style 16.0u to 19.5u suitable for China with low yields and much tender, the market compared to S34 opened dearer for the stylish, sound types,
while the poorer types were generally unchanged for 18.5u and finer. The very small selection of 19.0u and broader fleece were 30/50ac cheaper.
Skirtings were generally firm for the modest selection of light fault lots.

15.5u – spinners – No selection
– best style – 30ac dearer
– best/good style – 100ac dearer
– poor types, 20ac easier (small selection)

16.0u – spinners – No selection
– best style – 100c dearer (Small selection)
– best/good – 60ac dearer (Small selection )
– poor types – 20ac dearer (Small selection)

16.5u – spinners – (Small selection)
– best style – 50ac dearer
– best/good style – 30ac dearer (Small selection)
– poor types – 20ac easier

17.0u – spinners – Small selection
– best style – 80ac dearer (Small selection)
– best/good style – Firm
-good style – 10c easier
– poor types , 10ac easier

17.5u – spinners – Small selection
– best style – 200ac dearer (Small selection)
– best/good – 30ac dearer (Small selection)
good style – 20ac dearer
– poor types – 10ac easier

18.0u – spinner & best types – Small selection
– best/good – types – 50ac dearer (Small selection)
– good style – Firm
– Poor types – Firm

18.5u – best style – Small selection
– best/good types – 50ac dearer
– poor types – Firm

19.0u – best/good types – 20ac easier
– poor types – 10ac easier

19.5u – best/good types – 40ac easier
– poor types – 20ac easier

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

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types –50ac easier
– Poorer types – 50ac easier

COMP. China / Euro Topmakers / India

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types – 15.5 /17.0u – Firm (Small selection
17.5 / 18.0u – Firm (Small selection)
18.5u / 19.5u – Firm (Small selection)

Low VM poor types – 15.5 /17.0u – Firm (small selection)
17.5u – Firm (Small selection)
18.0 / 18.5u – Firm (small selection)
19.0/20.0u – Firm (small selection)

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

Prems – 15.5u / 17.0u – Firm (small selection)
17.5u / 18.0u – 20ac dearer (small selection)
18.5u / 20.0u – 15ac dearer (small selection

Lambs – (No selection)

COMP. China / Euro Topmakers

By |February 28th, 2019|Sydney Market Reports|

Melbourne Market Report M35 – 26th February 2019

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M35

26/02/2019

In a very small offering of 17.0 to 19.0mic good/best topmaking and a mainly good/poor style offering of 19.5 to 21.5 mic Chinese types the market retracted today with poorer style fine wools suffering the largest falls (50-60ac). 17.0 to 19.0 mic good/best topmaking types closed 30/40ac cheaper. 19.5 to 21.0mic best style/am lots 25/30 ac cheaper and poorer style 15/20ac cheaper. Competition improved from China indent buyers in the last hour of selling.

Fine Merino skirtings with less than 3%vm irregular today with some lots slightly dearer and poorer style tending buyers favour. Poorer and lower style wools carrying higher vm closed 10/15ac cheaper.

Prems and lamb’s types in the 42-44HM range closed with finer microns fully firm and 19.0mic & coarser 5/10ac dearer. Longer lambs/prems in the 46-54HM range closed with finer microns firm/unchanged & 19.0 to 20.0mic fully firm in a very small selection.

FLEECE

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

16.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – unchanged
– best/good – no selection
– poor types – minus 20/30ac

16.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good style – minus 20/30ac
– poor types – minus 10/15ac

17.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good style -minus 30ac
– poor types – minus 25/30ac

17.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best-good types – minus 30/40ac
– Poor style – minus 10/15ac

18.0u – spinner & best types – no selection
– best/good types – minus 20/30ac
– poor types – minus 20ac

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

19.0u – best/good types – minus 25/30ac
– poor types – minus 20/25ac

19.5u – best/good types – minus 25/30 ac
– poor types – minus 30ac

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – minus 30/35ac
– Poorer types –minus 20ac

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – minus 20/25ac
– Poorer types – minus 20ac

22.0u and broader – no selection

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.5u/17.5u – Firm Unchanged
18.5u/19.5u – Fully Firm

Low VM poor types – 16.5u/17.5u – firm/unchanged
18.0u/18.5u – 5/10ac cheaper
19.0u/20.5u – 5/10ac cheaper

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – Unchanged
17.0/18.5u – Buyers Favour
19.0/20.0u – Buyers Favour

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

COMP. China/ Europe

Sydney Market Report S33 – 14th February 2019

MARKET REPORT – Sydney 33 Close

14.02.2019

On a very poor selection of best/good tm wools 16.0 to 18.5 and a general selection being good / average style 16.0u to 19.5u suitable for China with low yields and much tender, the market opened dearer for all poorer types. Skirtings were 25ac dearer for the modest selection of light fault lots.

15.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style , Firm
– best/good style – No selection
– poor types, Firm (small selection)

16.0u – spinners – No selection
– best style , Firm small selection
– best/good , No selection
– poor types, 10ac dearer ( small selection)

16.5u – spinners – (No selection)
– best style – Firm (Small selection)
– best/good style, Firm (Small selection)
– poor types, 10ac dearer

17.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – Small selection
– best/good style, firm
-good style , 10ac dearer
– poor types , 10ac dearer

17.5u – spinners – No selection
– best style , No selection
– best/good – No selection
good style – firm
– poor types , 10ac dearer

18.0u – spinner & best types – No selection
– best/good types – No selection
– poor types , 10ac dearer

18.5u – best style – No selection
– best/good types , Firm (No selection)
– poor types , 15ac dearer

19.0u – best/good types, No selection
– poor types , 20ac dearer

19.5u – best/good types, ( No selection)
– poor types , 20ac dearer

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – No selection
– Poorer types , 10ac dearer

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types –  No selection
– Poorer types – No selection

COMP. China / Euro Topmakers / India

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types – 15.5 /17.0u –10ac dearer
17.5 / 18.0u – (No selection)
18.5u / 19.5u – ( No selection)

Low VM poor types – 15.5 /17.0u , 15ac dearer (small selection)
17.5u – 25ac dearer (small selection)
18.0 / 18.5u – 20ac dearer (small selection)
19.0/20.0u – unchanged (small selection)

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

Prems – 15.5u / 17.0u – firm (small selection)
17.5u / 18.0u – 10ac dearer (small selection)
18.5u / 20.0u – 5/10ac dearer (small selection

Lambs – unchanged (small selection)

COMP. China / Euro Topmakers

By |February 25th, 2019|Sydney Market Reports|

Melbourne Market Report M33 – 14th February 2019

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M33

14/02/2019

On limited selection of best, best/good and poorer types in 16.5 microns and finer (mainly from Tasmania ), and a limited selection of best/good/ good topmakers in 17.0-21.5 microns , the market was irregular in 16.5 and finer, fully firm tending dearer in 17-18.5 microns and dearer in 19.0-20.0 microns.

Fine Merino skirtings with less than 3%vm and best style received strong competition and closed 15/20ac dearer. Poorer and lower style wools carrying higher vm closed slightly cheaper.

Prems and lamb’s types in the 42-44HM range closed with finer microns slightly cheaper and 19.0mic & coarser firm / unchanged. Longer lambs/prems in the 46-54HM range closed with finer microns 15/20ac dearer & 19.0 to 20.0mic 10/15ac dearer.

FLEECE

15.5u – spinners –no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good – unchanged
– poor types –irregular

16.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good – minus 10/20ac
– poor types – irregular

16.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – plus 20/30ac
– best/good style –minus 20ac
– poor types – plus 10ac

17.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – plus 30ac
– best/good style -plus 30ac
– poor types – firm

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

18.0u – spinner & best types – no selection
– best/good types – firm
– poor types – firm

18.5u – best types – firm
– best/good types – firm
– poor types – firm

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

19.5u – best/good types – plus 10/20ac
– poor types –plus 20ac

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – plus 10ac
– Poorer types – firm

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

22.0u and broader – plus 10ac

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.5u/17.5u – 15/20ac dearer
18.5u/19.5u – 10/15ac dearer

Low VM poor types – 16.5u/17.5u – 10ac cheaper
18.0u/18.5u – 5/10ac cheaper
19.0u/20.5u – Generally Unchanged

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – 10/15ac cheaper
17.0/18.5u – 10ac cheaper
19.0/20.0u – generally unchanged

Prems – 16.5/ 17.0u – Fully Firm
17.5 / 18.5u – 15/20ac dearer
19.0 / 20.0u – 10/15ac dearer

COMP. China/ Europe

Sydney Market Report S34 – 20th February 2019

MARKET REPORT – Sydney 34 Open

20.02.2019

On a poor selection of best/good tm wools 16.0 to 18.5 and the bulk of the selection being good / average style 16.0u to 19.5u suitable for China with low yields and much tender, the market when compared to the Sydney close opened much dearer, particularly for 18.5u and broader. Skirtings were 30/50ac dearer for the modest selection of light fault lots.

15.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style , Firm
– best/good style – No selection
– poor types, Firm (small selection)

16.0u – spinners – No selection
– best style , Firm small selection
– best/good , Firm ( Small selection )
– poor types, 40ac dearer ( small selection)

16.5u – spinners – (No selection)
– best style – Firm (No selection)
– best/good style, Firm (Small selection)
– poor types, 40ac dearer

17.0u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good style, firm
-good style , Firm
– poor types , 40ac dearer

17.5u – spinners – No selection
– best style , No selection
– best/good – No selection
good style – firm
– poor types , 40ac dearer

18.0u – spinner & best types – No selection
– best/good types – Firm Small selection
– poor types , 40/50ac dearer

18.5u – best style – No selection
– best/good types , Firm (No selection)
– poor types , 50ac dearer

19.0u – best/good types,75ac dearer
– poor types , 70ac dearer

19.5u – best/good types, 100ac dearer
– poor types , 80ac dearer

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – 100ac dearer
– Poorer types , 90ac dearer

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types –100ac dearer
– Poorer types – 100ac dearer

COMP. China / Euro Topmakers / India

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types – 15.5 /17.0u –No selection
17.5 / 18.0u – (No selection)
18.5u / 19.5u – ( No selection)

Low VM poor types – 15.5 /17.0u , 30ac dearer (small selection)
17.5u – 35ac dearer (small selection)
18.0 / 18.5u – 40ac dearer (small selection)
19.0/20.0u – 40ac dearer (small selection)

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

Prems – 15.5u / 17.0u – 25ac dearer (small selection)
17.5u / 18.0u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
18.5u / 20.0u – 60ac dearer (small selection

Lambs – (No selection)

COMP. China / Euro Topmakers

By |February 25th, 2019|Sydney Market Reports|

Melbourne Market Report M34 – 21st February 2019

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M34

21/02/2019

In a limited selection of 15.5 to 18.5mic good/best and good Topmaking types and a modest offering of 19.0mic and coarser the market remained firm in selected lots with better types/Am’s but was cheaper for all other types in 17.0-21.5 microns with Chinese types most affected.

Fine Merino skirtings with less than 3%vm still in strong demand and closed 5/10ac dearer. Poorer and lower style wools carrying higher vm closed in buyers favour.

Prems and lamb’s types in the 42-44HM range closed with finer microns 10/15ac cheaper and 19.0mic & coarser 10ac cheaper. Longer lambs/prems in the 46-54HM range closed with finer microns firm/unchanged & 19.0 to 20.0mic fully firm in a very small selection.

FLEECE

15.5u – spinners –no selection
– best style – unchanged
– best/good – irregular
– poor types –irregular

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

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

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

17.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – firm
– best-good types – minus 15/20ac
– Poor style – minus 10ac

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

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

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

19.5u – best/good types – minus 5/10 ac
– poor types – minus 10ac

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – unchanged
– Poorer types –minus 5/10ac

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – minus 5/10ac
– Poorer types – minus 5/10ac

22.0u and broader – minus 10ac

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.5u/17.5u – 5/10ac dearer
18.5u/19.5u – Fully Firm

Low VM poor types – 16.5u/17.5u – firm/unchanged
18.0u/18.5u – 5/10ac cheaper
19.0u/20.5u – 5/10ac cheaper

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – Unchanged
17.0/18.5u – Buyers Favour
19.0/20.0u – Buyers Favour

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

COMP. China/ Europe

Sydney Market Report S32 – 7th February 2019

MARKET REPORT – Sydney 32 Close

07.02.2019

On a much larger and better style selection than yesterday of spinner best & best / good types 15.0u – 19.0u, with general selection being good / average style 16.0u to 19.5u suitable for China with low yields and much tender, the market opened generally dearer for the better types & NM lots and 10ac dearer for the poor types based on currency. Skirtings were dearer for the modest selection of light fault lots.

15.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style , 40ac dearer for NM
– best/good style – Small selection
– poor types, 10ac easier (small selection)

16.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style , 20ac dearer
– best/good , 20ac dearer
– poor types, 10ac easier ( small selection)

16.5u – spinners – (No selection)
– best style – 30/40ac dearer (Small selection)
– best/good style, Firm (Small selection)
– poor types, 10ac easier

17.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – Small selection NM  New / Gsa
– best/good style, 35ac dearer PR
-good style – Firm
– poor types , Firm

17.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style , 20ac dearer PR lots 2900ac NM New / Gsa
– best/good – 50ac dearer (small selection)
good style – 50ac dearer
– poor types , Firm

18.0u – spinner & best types – Small selection
– best/good types – 50ac dearer
– poor types , 10ac dearer

18.5u – best style – No selection
– best/good types , Firm (Small selection)  NEW/GSA
– poor types , 10ac dearer

19.0u – best/good types, 15ac dearer
– poor types , 15ac dearer

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

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – 10ac dearer 20.5u
– Poorer types , 10ac dearer 20.5u

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – No selection
– Poorer types – No selection

COMP. China / Euro Topmakers / India

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types – 15.5 /17.0u –20ac dearer
17.5 / 18.0u – (No selection)
18.5u / 19.5u – ( No selection)

Low VM poor types – 15.5 /17.0u , 5ac dearer (small selection)
17.5u – 5ac dearer (small selection)
18.0 / 18.5u – Sellers favour (small selection)
19.0/20.0u – unchanged (small selection)

High VM types – 15.5u / 16.5u – 10ac cheaper
17.0u /17.5u – 10ac cheaper
18.0u / 18.5u – 10ac cheaper
19.0u / 20.0u – 5/10ac cheaper

Prems – 15.5u / 17.0u – firm (small selection)
17.5u / 18.0u – firm (small selection)
18.5u / 20.0u – firm (small selection

Lambs – unchanged (small selection)

COMP. China / Euro Topmakers

Melbourne Market Report M32 – 7th February 2019

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M31

07/02/2019

On a very limited selection of best / good types in 17.5 – 21.5 u, mainly in good / average style, and a poor selection of 16.5 Microns and finer, but mainly in lower Nkt’s, the market was firm for most types and microns, and dearer for better types in 19.0u-19.5u.

Better style/am’s in 15.5u and finer in a very limited selection were dearer.
Chinese types were cheaper.

Fine Merino skirtings with less than 3%vm and better style continued to be supported by topmakers and closed Fully Firm. Poorer and lower style wools carrying higher vm closed slightly cheaper.

Prems and lamb’s types in the 42-44HM range closed with finer microns slightly cheaper and 19.0mic & coarser firm / unchanged. Longer lambs/prems in the 46-54HM range closed with finer microns 10/15ac dearer & 19.0 to 20.0mic fully firm.

FLEECE

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

16.0u – spinners – plus 20ac
– best style – no selection
– best/good – firm
– poor types – firm

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

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

17.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – unchanged
– best-good types – firm
– Poor style – unchanged

18.0u – spinner & best types – no selection
– best/good types – firm
– poor types – firm

18.5u – best types – unchanged
– best/good types – unchanged
– poor types – unchanged

19.0u – best/good types – plus 40/50ac
– poor types – plus 10/15ac

19.5u – best/good types – plus 10/20ac
– poor types –plus 10/20ac

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – plus 10ac
– Poorer types – irregular

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

22.0u and broader – unchanged

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.5u/17.5u – Fully Firm
18.5u/19.5u – Firm Unchanged

Low VM poor types – 16.5u/17.5u – 10ac cheaper
18.0u/18.5u – 5/10ac cheaper
19.0u/20.5u – Generally Unchanged

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – 10/15ac cheaper
17.0/18.5u – 10ac cheaper
19.0/20.0u – generally unchanged

Prems – 16.5/ 17.0u – Fully Firm
17.5 / 18.5u – 10/15ac dearer
19.0 / 20.0u – Fully Firm

COMP. China/ Europe

Melbourne Market Report M32 – 6th February 2019

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M32

06/02/2019

On a limited selection of best / good types in 17.5 – 21.5 u, mainly in good / average style, and a reasonable selection of 16.5 Microns and finer, but mainly in lower Nkt’s,The market opened firm but holes started to appear as the sale proceeded. Better types with favorable am’s in 18.5u remained firm, with selected lots dearer,but lower types/am’s started to lose ground.

Better style/am’s in 15.5u and finer in a very limited selection were dearer.
Chinese types were cheaper.

Fine Merino skirtings with less than 3%vm still well supported today and closed fully firm. Poorer and lower style wools carrying higher vm closed 5/10ac cheaper.

Prems and lamb’s types in the 42-44HM range closed with finer microns slightly cheaper and 19.0mic & coarser generally unchanged. Longer lambs/prems in the 46-54HM range closed with finer microns firm/unchanged & 19.0 to 20.0mic fully firm.

FLEECE

15.5u – spinners –no selection
– best style – firm
– best/good – plus 20-30ac
– poor types – firm

16.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good – plus 20ac
– poor types – minus 10/20ac

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

17.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – unchanged
– best/good style unchanged NEW
– poor types – minus 10ac

17.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – unchanged
– best-good types – minus 20/30ac NEW
– Poor style – minus 10/20ac

18.0u – spinner & best types – no selection
– best/good types – plus 10/15ac
– poor types – minus 10/20ac

18.5u – best types – unchanged
– best/good types – unchanged
– poor types – unchanged

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

19.5u – best/good types – plus 10/ 20ac
– poor types –plus 10/20ac

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – plus 10 10/15ac
– Poorer types – irregular

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

22.0u and broader – unchanged

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.5u/17.5u – Fully Firm
18.5u/19.5u – Firm Unchanged

Low VM poor types – 16.5u/17.5u – 10/15ac cheaper
18.0u/18.5u – 5/10ac cheaper
19.0u/20.5u – Generally Unchanged

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – 10/15ac cheaper
17.0/18.5u – 10ac cheaper
19.0/20.0u – generally unchanged

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

COMP. China/ Europe