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Sydney Market Report S44 – 29th April 2020

MARKET REPORT – Sydney 44

22.04.20

On a similar selection to last week of Good / Average & inferior tm types with limited lots over 60% dry 16.0u to 20.5u suitable for China and a very small offering Good tm sound types. Good top making sound types when compared to last week 17.5u to 19.0u were 60/80ac easier, 19.5u & broader were 100/115ac easier. China types 15.5u to 16.5u were 10/20ac easier, 17.0u 40ac easier, 17.5 to 19.0u 60/70ac easier, while the 20.0u and broader were 115ac easier. Prem fleece were generally 10/30ac easier. Light fault skirtings were 15/20ac easier, except 17.5u and finer on a very poor offering.

15.5u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good style – No selection
– poor types – 20ac easier, very small selection

16.0u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good – No selection
– good style – No selection
– poor types – 10ac easier, small selection

16.5u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good style – No selection
– good style – No selection
– poor types – 20ac easier

17.0u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good style – No selection
-good style – No selection
– poor types – 40ac easier

17.5u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good – No selection
good style – 80ac easier, small offering
– poor types – 60ac easier

18.0u – best types – No selection
– best/good – No selection
– good style – 50ac easier
– Poor types – 60ac easier

18.5u – best style – Small selection
– best / good –No selection
– good style – 60ac easier  Gsa / Tech
– poor types – 60ac easier

19.0u – best/good types – No selection
– good style – 65ac easier
– poor types – 70ac easier

19.5u – best/good types –100ac easier  Gsa
– poor types – 95ac easier

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – 110ac easier
– Poorer types – 115ac easier

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types –115ac easier
– Poorer types – 115ac easier

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types – 15.5 /17.5u – No selection
18.0 / 18.5u – No selection
19.0 / 19.5u – No selection

Low VM poor types – 16.5 /17.0u – 5ac easier (Small selection)
17.5u – 5ac easier (Small selection)
18.0 / 18.5u – 25ac easier
19.0/20.0u – 25ac easier

Prems – 15.5u / 17.0u – 20ac easier , Nm lots No selection.
17.5u / 18.5u – 20/30ac easier, Nm lots, No selection.
19.0u / 20.0u – 20/30ac easier, Nm lots No selection.

Lambs – (No selection)

COMP. China

Melbourne Market Report M44 – 29th April 2020

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M44

29/04/2020

On a very similar selection compared to yesterday, with a mix of Best-Good topmakers in 17.0-21.5u and lower yielding good topmakers in 17.0-21.5u the market continued to lose ground with most types 30/40ac cheaper. 16.5u and finer were least affected.

Best Merino skirtings finer than 18.5mic with less than 3% vm opened with improved competition today to close in sellers favour. 19.0 to 20.5mic pcs/bls with less than 4% closed 5/10ac cheaper. Poorer style and higher VM skirtings closed 15/20ac cheaper.

Prems/Lambs in the 42-44HM range closed generally unchanged in a very small offering. 46-52HM types closed 10/15ac cheaper. Odd lots CM/NM 5/10ac cheaper.

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 – fully firm
– best/good – irregular – very small selection
– poor types –irregular – very small selection

16.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – firm – very small selection
– best/good style – minus 10/20ac
– poor types – unchanged – very small selection

17.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – firm
– best/good style – minus 20/30ac
– poor types – minus 20/30ac

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

18.0u – spinner & best types – no selection
– best/good types – no selection
– Good style – minus 10/20ac
– poor types – minus 20/30ac

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

19.0u – best/good types – minus 20/30ac
– poor types – minus 30/40ac

19.5u – best/good types – minus 30ac
– poor types – minus 10/20ac

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

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – minus 40ac
– Poorer types – minus 30/40ac

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 – no selection
18.0u/18.5u – 10/15ac cheaper
19.0u/20.5u – 5/10ac cheaper

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

Prems – 16.0/ 17.0u – fully firm (small selection)
17.5 / 18.5u – 10/15ac cheaper
19.0 / 20.0u – 15/20ac cheaper

COMP. China

Melbourne Market Report M44 – 28th April 2020

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M44

28/04/2020

On a selection tending broader in Micron, with a mix of Best-Good topmakers in 17.0-21.5u and lower yielding good topmakers in 17.0-21.5u the market commenced only slightly cheaper on last week , but started to lose ground as the sale progressed and ended up 30/40ac cheaper for most types.
The exception where 16.5u and finer which generally remained fully firm in a very limited selection.

There was no real change in competition other than a mention that Tianyu was more active today.

Today’s passed in rate was 21% in the Flc. About 10% of the Flc offering was withdrawn before the sale.

Best Merino skirtings finer than 18.5mic with less than 4% vm opened with reasonable competition to close generally unchanged today. 19.0 to 20.5mic pcs/bls with less than 4% closed 10/15ac cheaper. Poorer style and higher VM skirtings closed 20/30ac cheaper.

Prems/Lambs in the 42-44HM range closed generally unchanged in a very small offering. 46-52HM types closed fully firm. Odd lots CM/NM 5/10ac dearer.

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 – fully firm
– best/good – fully firm – very small selection
– poor types –fully firm – very small selection

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

17.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – firm
– best/good style – unchanged
– poor types – minus 30/40ac

17.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good style –minus 10/20ac
-Poor style – minus 30/40ac

18.0u – spinner & best types – no selection
– best/good types – no selection
– Good style – minus 30/40ac
– poor types – minus 20/30ac

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

19.0u – best/good types – minus 20/30ac
– poor types – minus 30/40ac

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

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

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – minus 40ac
– Poorer types – minus 60ac

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 – no selection
18.0u/18.5u – 10/15ac cheaper
19.0u/20.5u – 10/15ac cheaper

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

Prems – 16.0/ 17.0u – slightly dearer (small selection)
17.5 / 18.5u – Fully Firm
19.0 / 20.0u – Firm / Unchanged

COMP. China

Melbourne Market Report M43 – 22nd April 2020

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M43

22/04/2020

On a very similar selection to yesterday, with a good selection of good / average and poor top making types and a very limited selection of best, best-good top making types with above 60% yields and above 35 nkt’s mainly in 17.0u -21.5u, the poorer types again lost value .
Better types /am’s in 17-18.5 remained unchanged whilst high yielding types with favorable AM’s registered a modest gain of 10/15ac.

There was no real change in competition, mainly 4/5 companies representing Chinese interests.

Today’s passed in rate was 22% in the Flc. About 10% of the offering was withdrawn before the sale.

Best Merino skirtings finer than 17.5mic with less than 3% vm opened with increased competition to close 5/10ac dearer today. 18.0 to 20.5mic pcs/bls with less than 4% closed generally unchanged with reasonable competition. Poorer style and higher VM skirtings closed 5/10ac cheaper.

Prems/Lambs in the 42-46HM range closed generally unchanged in a very small offering. 48-56HM types closed fully firm. Odd lots CM/NM 5/10ac dearer.

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 – very small selection
– poor types –unchanged – very small selection

16.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – plus 20ac – very small selection
– best/good style – unchanged
– poor types – unchanged – very small selection

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

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

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

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

19.0u – best/good types – unchanged – selected lots (plus 10/20ac)
– poor types – minus 10/20ac

19.5u – best/good types – unchanged  (plus 10/20ac)
– poor types – minus 10ac

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types –unchanged  selected lots 1640 (plus 10/20ac)
– Poorer types – minus 10ac

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

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

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

Low VM poor types – 16.5u/17.5u – no selection
18.0u/18.5u – unchanged
19.0u/20.5u – unchanged

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – no selection
17.0/18.5u – 10ac cheaper
19.0/20.0u – 5/10ac cheaper

Prems – 16.0/ 17.0u – slightly dearer (small selection)
17.5 / 18.5u – Fully Firm
19.0 / 20.0u – Firm / Unchanged

COMP. China

Sydney Market Report S43 – 22nd April 2020

MARKET REPORT – Sydney 43

22.04.20

On a similar selection to yesterday of Good / Average & inferior tm types with limited lots over 60% dry 16.0u to 20.5u suitable for China and a very small offering Good tm sound types. Good top making sound types when compared to yesterday 17.5u to 19.0u were fully firm. China types were dearer for 17.0u and finer, while 17.5u and broader were cheaper, 16.5u 20/30ac dearer,17.5/18.0u 10ac easier, 18.5u firm, 19.0u and broader were 10ac easier. Prem fleece were generally firm on a very limited offering. Light fault skirtings were 10/15ac easier for most descriptions on a very poor offering.

15.5u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good style – No selection
– poor types – 30ac dearer, small selection

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

16.5u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good style – No selection
– good style – No selection
– poor types – 10ac dearer

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

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

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

18.5u – best style – Small selection
– best / good –No selection
– good style – Firm
– poor types – Fully firm

19.0u – best/good types – No selection
– good style – Firm
– poor types – 5ac easier

19.5u – best/good types – No selection
– poor types – 10ac easier

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

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – No selection
– Poorer types – 5ac easier

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types – 15.5 /17.5u – No selection
18.0 / 18.5u – No selection
19.0 / 19.5u – No selection

Low VM poor types – 16.5 /17.0u – 5ac easier (Small selection)
17.5u – 10/15ac easier (Small selection)
18.0 / 18.5u – 15ac easier
19.0/20.0u – 15ac easier

Prems – 15.5u / 17.0u – No selection , Nm lots No selection.
17.5u / 18.5u – Firm, Nm lots, No selection.
19.0u / 20.0u – Firm, Nm lots, No selection.

Lambs – (No selection)

COMP. China

Melbourne Market Report M43 – 21st April 2020

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M43

21/04/2020

On a good selection of good / average and poor top making types with a very limited selection of best, best-good top making types with above 60% yields and above 35 nkt’s, the poorer types continued to lose ground with most types 20/30ac cheaper. Selected few lots however with good AM’s and or NM status were 10/20ac dearer.

Competition again was generated by only 4 companies representing Chinese interests.

Today’s passed in rate was 18% in the Flc. About 10% of the offering was withdrawn before the sale.

Best Merino skirtings finer than 17.5mic with less than 3% vm opened with good competition to close firm/unchanged today. 18.0 to 20.5mic pcs/bls with less than 4% closed slightly cheaper with limited competition. Poorer style and higher VM skirtings closed 15/20ac cheaper.

Prems/Lambs in the 42-46HM range closed generally unchanged in a very small offering. 48-56HM types closed firm/unchanged. Odd lots CM/NM fully 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 –minus 20ac

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

17.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – firm
– best/good style – minus 20/30ac
– poor types – minus 10/20ac

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

18.0u – spinner & best types – no selection
– best/good types – no selection
– Good style – minus 10/20ac
– poor types – minus 20/30ac

18.5u – best types – no selection
– best/good types – no selection
– good types – minus 10/15ac
– poor types – minus 10/20ac

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

19.5u – best/good types – plus 20/30ac
– poor types – irregular

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types –plus 10/20ac
– Poorer types – minus 10ac

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

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 – no selection
18.0u/18.5u – 5/10ac cheaper
19.0u/20.5u – 10ac cheaper

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

Prems – 16.0/ 17.0u – fully firm (small selection)
17.5 / 18.5u – firm / unchanged
19.0 / 20.0u – Buyers favour

COMP. China

Sydney Market Report S43 – 21st April 2020

MARKET REPORT – Sydney 43

21.04.20

On a slightly poorer selection than last week of Good / Average & inferior tm types with limited lots over 60% dry 16.0u to 20.5u suitable for China and a very small offering Good tm sound types. Good top making sound types when compared to last week 17.5u to 18.0u 20ac easier. China types were dearer for 17.0u and finer, while 17.5u and broader were cheaper, 16.5u 30ac dearer,17.5u 10/15ac easier, 18.0u to 19.5u 20/25ac easier, while 20.5u were 10ac easier. Prem fleece were generally 10/15ac easier on a very limited offering. Light fault skirtings were 10/15ac easier for most descriptions on a very poor offering.

15.5u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good style – No selection
– poor types – 30ac dearer, small selection

16.0u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good – No selection
– good style – No selection
– poor types – 30ac dearer, small selection

16.5u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good style – No selection
– good style – No selection
– poor types – 30ac dearer

17.0u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good style – No selection
-good style – No selection
– poor types – 15ac dearer

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

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

18.5u – best style – Small selection
– best / good –No selection
– good style – No selection
– poor types – 25ac easier

19.0u – best/good types – No selection
– good style – No selection
– poor types – 25ac easier

19.5u – best/good types – No selection
– poor types – 20ac easier

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

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

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types – 15.5 /17.5u – No selection
18.0 / 18.5u – No selection
19.0 / 19.5u – 20ac easier, small selection

Low VM poor types – 15.5 /17.0u – 5ac easier (Small selection)
17.5u – 10/15ac easier (Small selection)
18.0 / 18.5u – 20ac easier
19.0/20.0u – 15ac easier

Prems – 15.5u / 17.0u – No selection , Nm lots No selection.
17.5u / 18.5u – 10ac easier, Nm lots, No selection.
19.0u / 20.0u – 10ac easier, Nm lots, No selection.

Lambs – (No selection)

COMP. China

Melbourne Market Report M42 – 15th April 2020

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M42

15/04/2020

On a very limited selection of better types /AM’s and a reasonable selection of lower yielding / low Nkt types the market realized some gains in higher yielding types with favorable AM’s and was cheaper for lower yielding types .The competition was limited to buyers representing Chinese interests.
Techwool did not attend the sale today.

Today’s passed in rate was 19% in the Flc

Best Merino skirtings finer than 17.5mic with less than 3% vm keenly sought by Chinese indent buyers to close 5/10ac dearer. 18.0 to 20.5mic pcs/bls with less than 4% closed fully firm with good competition. Poorer style and higher VM skirtings closed 5/10ac cheaper with less comp from the topmakers.

Prems/Lambs in the 42-46HM range closed generally unchanged in the 17.5 to 19.5mic range with limited competition from Chinese indent buyers. 48-56HM types closed firm/unchanged. Odd lots CM/NM 5/10ac dearer.

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 – firm – very limited selection
– best/good – no selection
– poor types –minus 20ac

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

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

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

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

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

19.0u – best/good types – minus 10ac
– poor types – irregular

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

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types –minus 10/20ac
– Poorer types – minus 10ac

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

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

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

Low VM poor types – 16.5u/17.5u – no selection
18.0u/18.5u – firm/unchanged
19.0u/20.5u – generally unchanged

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – no selection
17.0/18.5u – 10/15ac cheaper
19.0/20.0u – 5/10ac cheaper

Prems – 16.0/ 17.0u – Generally unchanged
17.5 / 18.5u – Firm / unchanged
19.0 / 20.0u – 5/10ac cheaper

COMP. China / India

Sydney Market Report S42 – 15th April 2020

MARKET REPORT – Sydney 42

08.04.20

On a slightly poorer selection than last week of Good / Average & inferior tm types with limited lots over 60% dry 16.0u to 20.5u suitable for China and a small offering Good tm sound types. Good top making sound types when compared to last week 17.0u to 18.0u 30/40ac easier 18.5u to 19.5u 10/20ac easier, while 20.5 and broader were 20/30ac easier. China types were easier with the clear absence of Techwool and the strength of the US dollar contributed to all types being easier, 16.0u & 16.5u 50/60ac easier,17.5u & 18.5u 30/35ac easier, 19.0u & 19.5u 15/20ac easier, while 20.5u & broader were 40/50ac easier. Prem fleece were generally 10/15ac easier on a very limited offering. Light fault skirtings were 10/15ac easier for most descriptions on a very poor offering.

15.5u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good style – No selection
– poor types – 60ac easier, small selection

16.0u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good – No selection
– good style – No selection
– poor types – 50ac easier, small selection

16.5u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good style – No selection
– good style – No selection
– poor types – 50ac easier

17.0u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good style – No selection
-good style – 40ac easier
– poor types – 45ac easier

17.5u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good – No selection
good style – 35ac easier, small offering
– poor types – 35ac easier

18.0u – best types – No selection
– best/good – No selection
– good style – 20ac easier
– Poor types – 30ac easier

18.5u – best style – Small selection
– best / good –No selection
– good style – 10ac easier, small selection
– poor types – 25ac easier

19.0u – best/good types – No selection
– good style – 5ac easier
– poor types – 15ac easier

19.5u – best/good types – 10ac easier
– poor types – 15/20ac easier

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – 20ac easier
– Poorer types – 40ac easier

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – 35ac easier
– Poorer types – 50ac easier

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types – 15.5 /17.5u – No selection
18.0 / 18.5u – Firm, small selection
19.0 / 19.5u – 10ac easier, small selection

Low VM poor types – 15.5 /17.0u – 15ac easier (Small selection)
17.5u – 10/15ac easier (Small selection)
18.0 / 18.5u – 10ac easier
19.0/20.0u – 15ac easier

Prems – 15.5u / 17.0u – 20ac easier , Nm lots No selection.
17.5u / 18.5u – 10ac easier, Nm lots, No selection.
19.0u / 20.0u – 15ac easier, Nm lots, No selection.

Lambs – 20ac easier (Small selection)

COMP. China

Melbourne Market Report M41 – 8th April 2020

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M41

08/04/2020

On a broader selection compared to yesterday but again with a good mix of better and lower types/am’s in 17.0microns to 21.5 microns the market achieved gains of 20/40ac across the board but started to ease just a little towards the end of the sale. The competition however remained restricted to just 3-4 companies buying for Chinese interests.

Today’s passed in rate was 11% in the Flc, but again about 10-15% of the offering was withdrawn before the sale.

Best Merino skirtings finer than 17.5mic with less than 3% vm attracted strong competition from Chinese indent buyers to close 20/30ac dearer today. 18.0 to 20.5mic pcs/bls with less than 4% vm closed 10/5ac dearer with good competition from the topmakers. Poorer style and higher VM skirtings closed 5/10ac dearer.

Prems/Lambs in the 42-44HM range closed 10/15ac dearer in the 17.5 to 19.5mic with improved competition from Chinese interests. 46-54HM types closed 15/20ac dearer. Odd lots CM/NM 20/30ac dearer.

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 – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good style – plus 20/30ac
– poor types – plus 20/30ac

17.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good style – plus 20/30ac
– poor types – plus 20/30ac

17.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good style –plus 30ac
-Poor style – plus 30ac

18.0u – spinner & best types – no selection
– best/good types – no selection
– Good style – plus 30ac
– poor types – plus 20ac

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

19.0u – best/good types – plus 20ac
– poor types – plus 20ac

19.5u – best/good types – plus 20ac
– poor types – plus 30/40ac

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types –plus 30/40ac
– Poorer types – plus 40c

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – plus 40ac
– Poorer types – plus 20ac

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

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

Low VM poor types – 16.5u/17.5u – no selection
18.0u/18.5u – 10/15ac dearer
19.0u/20.5u – 5/10ac dearer

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – no selection
17.0/18.5u – 10ac dearer
19.0/20.0u – 5/10ac dearer

Prems – 16.0/ 17.0u – odd lots 25/30ac dearer
17.5 / 18.5u – 15/20ac dearer
19.0 / 20.0u – 10/15ac dearer

COMP. China/ Europe