Monthly Archives: November 2019

Home/2019/November
NEW-HEADER1_Sheep.2000
NEW-HEADER1_Fabric.2000
NEW-HEADER1_Wool.2000

Encouraging professional superfine wool growers

Melbourne Market Report M20 – 13th November 2019

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M20

13/11/2019

On a good selection of mainly lower strength Best/Good topmakers in 17.0u and finer and a good selection of Best/Good and Good topmakers in 17.5-21.5u, although mainly 35nkt and less, the market received good support from buyers trading with China and closed 50/60ac dearer for 21.5u and finer. Chinese types were most affected.

17.5mic & finer best merino skirtings with less than 3% vm closed 15/25ac dearer today with good widespread competition. 18.0 to 20.0mic closed fully firm. Poorer style and higher vm pcs closed generally unchanged.

Prems/Lambs in the 42-44HM range closed 20/25ac dearer in the 17.5 to 19.5mic in a reasonable selection today.
46-56HM types closed 30/40ac dearer in the 17.5 to 19.5mic range with odd NM lots 50/60ac dearer.

FLEECE

15.5u – spinners –no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good – plus 30ac
– poor types –plus 30/40ac

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

16.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – unchanged
– best/good style – plus 50/60ac
– poor types – plus 50/60ac

17.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – unchanged
– good style – plus 30ac
– poor types – plus 50/60ac

17.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– Good style – firm
– Poor style – plus 50/60ac

18.0u – spinner & best types – no selection
– best/good types – plus 30/40ac
– Good style – plus 30ac
– poor types – plus 50/60ac

18.5u – best types – no selection
– best/good types –no selection
– good types –plus 50/60ac
– poor types – plus 40/50ac

19.0u – best/good types – plus 40/50ac
– poor types –plus 50/60ac

19.5u – best/good types – plus 40/50ac
– poor types – plus 50/60ac

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – plus 40/50ac
– Poorer types – plus 50/60ac

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – plus 40/50ac
– Poorer types – plus 60/70ac

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.5u/17.5u – plus 20/30ac
18.5u/19.5u – plus 20/25ac

Low VM poor types – 16.5u/17.5u – plus 15/20ac
18.0u/18.5u – plus 10/15ac
19.0u/20.5u – plus 15/20ac

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – no selection
17.0/18.5u – Generally Unchanged
19.0/20.0u – Firm Unchanged

Prems – 16.0/ 17.0u – plus 20/25ac
17.5 / 18.5u – plus 30/40ac
19.0 / 20.0u – plus 25/30ac

COMP. China/ Europe

M20

Total 20,753
National Total 39,054
Selling Wednesday / Thursday

Sydney Market Report S20 – 13th November 2019

MARKET REPORT – Sydney 20

13.11.2019

On a poorer and smaller selection compared to last week of Best types, 16.5u to 17.0u, also a reasonable offering of Best & Best / Good tm sound types 16.5u to 19.0u and a reasonable selection of good tm wool 16.5u to 20.5u suitable for China, the market opened 40/70ac dearer for Chinese types. The offering of Best / Good tm sound types,17.0u to 18.5 were 20/30ac dearer,19.0u to 19.5 40/60ac dearer, 20.0u and broader were up to 70ac dearer.
Skirtings were generally 30/40ac dearer for all descriptions. Prems were 20/30ac dearer.

15.5u – spinners – No selection
– best style – Fully firm, small selection  New
– best/good style –50/60ac dearer, small selection
– poor types – 60ac dearer, Small selection

16.0u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good – No selection
– good style – 70ac dearer, small selection
– poor types – 80ac dearer

16.5u – spinners – No selection
– best style – Firm, small selection  New
– best/good style –Firm
– good style – 40ac dearer
– poor types – 55ac dearer

17.0u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good style –10ac dearer
-good style – 30ac dearer
– poor types – 55ac dearer

17.5u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good – 20ac dearer, small selection
good style – 20ac dearer
– poor types –50ac dearer

18.0u – best types – No selection
– best/good – 25ac dearer, small selection
– good style – 25ac dearer
– Poor types – 50ac dearer

18.5u – best style – No selection
– best / good – 30ac dearer
– good style – 20ac dearer
– poor types – 40ac dearer

19.0u – best/good types –60ac dearer
– poor types – 45ac dearer

19.5u – best/good types – 40ac dearer
– poor types – 40ac dearer

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types –60ac dearer
– Poorer types – 65ac dearer

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types –70ac dearer
– Poorer types – 70ac dearer

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types – 15.5 /17.0u – 40ac dearer, small selection
17.5 / 18.0u – 30ac dearer
18.5u / 19.5u – 25ac dearer

Low VM poor types – 15.5 /17.0u – 50ac dearer (Small selection)
17.5u – Gen – 40ac dearer (Small selection)
18.0 / 18.5u – 25/30ac dearer
19.0/20.0u – 25/30ac dearer

Prems – 15.5u / 17.0u – 30/40ac dearer, Nm lots No selection.
17.5u / 18.5u – 20/30ac dearer, small selection, Nm lots no selection.
19.0u / 20.0u – 20/30ac dearer, Nm lots 30ac dearer on a small selection – New / Gsa

Lambs – (No selection)

COMP. China / Euro Topmakers

By |November 13th, 2019|Sydney Market Reports|

Melbourne Market Report M19 – 7th November 2019

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M19

07/11/2019

On an more limited selection of mainly lower nkt Best/Good topmakers in 17.0u and finer compared to yesterday and a good selection of Best/Good and Good topmakers in 17.5-21.5u, although with a generally high mid break, the market was again struggling today with most types in 18u-21.5u 20/30ac cheaper.
17.5u and finer were buyers favor.

17.5mic & finer best merino skirtings with less than 3% vm closed generally unchanged today with good competition. 18.0 to 20.0mic drifted another 15/20ac lower. Poorer style and higher vm pcs closed 25/30ac cheaper with less competition from the topmakers.

Prems/Lambs in the 42-44HM range closed generally unchanged 17.5 to 19.5mic in a small selection today.
46-56HM types closed 5/10ac cheaper in the 17.5 to 19.5mic range with odd NM lots fully firm.

FLEECE

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

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

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

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

17.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– Good style – minus 10ac
– Poor style – unchanged

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

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

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

19.5u – best/good types – minus 20/30ac
– poor types – minus 20/30ac

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

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – minus 20/30ac
– Poorer types – minus 20/30ac

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

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

Low VM poor types – 16.5u/17.5u – minus 10/15ac
18.0u/18.5u – minus 10/15ac
19.0u/20.5u – minus 15/20ac

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – no selection
17.0/18.5u – minus 25/30ac
19.0/20.0u – minus 15/20ac

Prems – 16.0/ 17.0u – Generally Unchanged
17.5 / 18.5u – minus 5/10ac
19.0 / 20.0u – minus 10/15ac

COMP. China/ Europe

Sydney Market Report S19 – 7th November 2019

MARKET REPORT – Sydney 19

07.11.2019

On a similar but slightly finer selection compared to yesterday of Spinners / Best types, 14.0u to 16.0u, also a reasonable offering of Best & Best / Good tm sound types 16.5u to 19.0u and a reasonable selection of good tm wool 16.5u to 20.5u suitable for China, the market opened 10/50ac easier for Chinese types. The offering of Best / Good tm sound types 15.0u to 16.0u were fully firm,17.0u to 18.0 were 10/20ac firm,18.5u to 19.5 20/30ac easier, 20.0u and broader were 50ac easier.
Skirtings were generally unchanged for all descriptions. Prems were firm.

15.5u – spinners – Small selection  New / Dynon
– best style – Fully firm, small selection  Ewe / New / Dynon
– best/good style –Firm, small selection
– poor types – Firm, Small selection

16.0u – spinners – Small selection  New / Dynon
– best style – Firm, small selection  Ewe
– best/good – Firm
– good style – Firm, small selection
– poor types – 10ac easier

16.5u – spinners – Two lot selection  New
– best style – No selection  New
– best/good style –Firm  Ewe
– good style – Firm
– poor types – 10ac easier

17.0u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good style –Fully Firm
-good style – Gen Unch
– poor types – 20ac easier

17.5u – spinners – No selection
– best style – Firm
– best/good – Firm, small selection
good style – 10ac easier
– poor types –20ac easier

18.0u – best types – No selection
– best/good – Firm, small selection
– good style – Firm
– Poor types – 20ac easier

18.5u – best style – No selection
– best / good – Fully firm
– good style – Firm
– poor types – 25ac easier

19.0u – best/good types –30ac easier
– poor types – 30ac easier

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

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

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

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types – 15.5 /17.0u – Firm
17.5 / 18.0u – Firm
18.5u / 19.5u – Firm

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

Prems – 15.5u / 17.0u – Firm, Nm lots No selection.
17.5u / 18.5u – Firm, small selection, Nm lots no selection.
19.0u / 20.0u – Firm, Nm lots firm on a small selection – New / Gsa

Lambs – (No selection)

COMP. China / Euro Topmakers

Melbourne Market Report M19 – 6th November 2019

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M19

06/11/2019

On an good selection of mainly Best/Good topmakers in 17.0u and finer with nkt readings of below 38 and a good selection of Best/Good and Good topmakers in 17.5-21.5u the market lost some of last week’s gain with most types 20/30ac cheaper.
Lots with more favorable AM’s were less affected.

Fine merino skirtings with less than 4% vm opened 20/30ac cheaper and then firmed in second half of sale to close only 10/15ac cheaper. Poorer style and higher vm pcs closed 25/35ac cheaper with less competition from the topmakers today.

Prems/Lambs in the 42-46HM range closed 15/20ac cheaper for 17.5 to 19.5mic in a small selection today.
48-56HM types closed 10/15ac cheaper in the 17.5 to 19.5mic range with odd NM lots fully firm.

FLEECE

15.5u – spinners –no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good – no selection
– poor types –minus 20ac

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

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

17.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – unchanged
– good style – minus 20ac
– poor types – unchanged

17.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– Good style – minus 10ac
– Poor style – unchanged

18.0u – spinner & best types – no selection
– best/good types – no selection
– Good style – unchanged
– poor types – minus 10/20ac

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

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

19.5u – best/good types – minus 20/30ac
– poor types – minus 20/30ac

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

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – minus 20/30ac
– Poorer types – minus 20/30ac

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

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

Low VM poor types – 16.5u/17.5u – minus 30/40ac
18.0u/18.5u – minus 25/30ac
19.0u/20.5u – minus 20/25ac

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – no selection
17.0/18.5u – minus 30/40ac
19.0/20.0u – minus 25/30ac

Prems – 16.0/ 17.0u – minus 15/20ac
17.5 / 18.5u – minus 10/15ac
19.0 / 20.0u – minus 10/15ac

COMP. China/ Europe

Sydney Market Report S19 – 6th November 2019

MARKET REPORT – Sydney 19

06.11.2019

On a much improved selection compared to last week of Spinners 15.0u to 16.5u, also a reasonable offering of Best & Best / Good tm sound types 16.5u to 19.0u and a reasonable selection of good tm wool 16.5u to 20.5u suitable for China, the market opened 15/250ac easier for Chinese types. The offering of Best / Good tm sound types 15.0u to 16.0u were 30/50ac dearer,17.0u to 18.0 were 10/20ac dearer, while the 18.5u were firm,19.0u to 21.0u were 20ac easier.
Skirtings were generally unchanged for all descriptions. Prems were firm.

15.5u – spinners – Small selection  New / Dynon
– best style – 50ac dearer, small selection  Dynon / New
– best/good style –30ac dearer, small selection
– poor types – Firm, Small selection

16.0u – spinners – Small selection  New / Dynon
– best style – 30ac dearer, small selection Ewe
– best/good – 20ac dearer
– good style – Firm, small selection
– poor types – 15ac easier

16.5u – spinners – Two lot selection  New
– best style – No selection  New
– best/good style – 15ac Dearer  Ewe
– good style – Firm
– poor types – 10ac easier

17.0u – spinners – No selection
– best style – Fully Firm
– best/good style –Fully Firm
-good style – Gen Unchanged
– poor types – 15ac easier

17.5u – spinners – No selection
– best style – Firm
– best/good – 20ac dearer, small selection
good style – 20ac dearer
– poor types –15ac easier

18.0u – best types – No selection
– best/good – 10ac dearer
– good style – Firm
– Poor types – 15ac easier

18.5u – best style – No selection
– best / good – Fully firm
– good style – Firm
– poor types – 10ac easier

19.0u – best/good types –25ac easier
– poor types – 15ac easier

19.5u – best/good types – 15ac easier
– poor types – 10ac easier

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types
– Poorer types – 25ac easier

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types –30ac easier
– Poorer types – 25ac easier

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types – 15.5 /17.0u – Firm
17.5 / 18.0u – Firm
18.5u / 19.5u – Firm

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

Prems – 15.5u / 17.0u – Firm, Nm lots No selection.
17.5u / 18.5u – Firm, small selection, Nm lots no selection.
19.0u / 20.0u – Firm, Nm lots firm on a small selection – New / Gsa

Lambs – (No selection)

COMP. China / Euro Topmakers