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Sydney Market Report S48 – 26th May 2020

MARKET REPORT – Sydney 48

26.05.20

On a very similar selection to last week of Good / Average & inferior tm types with limited lots over 60% dry 16.5u to 21.5u suitable for China and a very small offering of Best/ Good tm sound types 16.5u to 19.0u. Good top making sound types when compared to last Sydney sale were 20/30ac dearer for 17.0u to 21.0u. China types 17.0u and broader were 20/30ac dearer. Prem fleece were generally dearer in 17.5u, others generally unchanged. Light fault skirtings were 10/30ac dearer.

15.5u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good style – No selection
– poor types – Gen Unch, small selection

16.0u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good – One lot selection
– good style – No selection
– poor types – Gen Unch, small selection

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

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

17.5u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good – No selection
good style – 30/40ac dearer
– poor types – 20ac dearer

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

18.5u – best style – Small selection
– best / good –No selection
– good style – 35ac dearer
– poor types – 30ac dearer

19.0u – best/good types – No selection
– good style – 30ac dearer
– poor types – 20ac dearer

19.5u – best/good types –20ac dearer
– poor types – 20ac dearer

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – 15ac dearer
– Poorer types – 15ac dearer

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types –15ac dearer
– Poorer types – 15ac dearer

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 – 25ac dearer (Small selection)
17.5u – 25ac dearer (Small selection)
18.0 / 18.5u – 10ac dearer
19.0/20.0u – 5/10ac dearer

Prems – 15.5u / 17.0u – Firm , Nm lots No selection.
17.5u / 18.5u – 15ac dearer, Nm lots, one lot 20/30ac dearer
19.0u / 20.0u – Gen unch, Nm lots No selection.

Lambs – (No selection)

COMP. China

Melbourne Market Report M48 – 26th May 2020

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M48

26/05/2020

On a very small offering with a limited selection of 17.0u and finer in all types, and a limited selection of Best, Good-Best and Good topmakers in 17.5.u-21.5u, the market was 20/30ac dearer for lots with favorable specs/am and 10/20ac dearer for CH types in 15.5-21.5u. Some types with lower yields were irregular.

The combined figure of wool withdrawn before the sale and passed in for Flc was 22.1%.

Best style skirtings finer than 17.5mic and less than 4%vm opened with good competition to close 15/20ac dearer today. 18.0 to 20.5mic pieces / bellies closed 5/10ac dearer for better style and lower vm. Poorer style and higher vm skirtings closed slightly cheaper.

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

FLEECE

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

16.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good – firm
– poor types – plus 30/40ac

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

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

17.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good style –firm
-Poor style – irregular

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

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

19.0u – best/good types – plus 10/20ac
– poor types – plus 20/30ac

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

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

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

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.5u/17.5u – 20/25ac dearer
18.5u/19.5u – 15/20ac dearer

Low VM poor types – 16.5u/17.5u – Irregular
18.0u/18.5u – 10ac dearer
19.0u/20.5u – 5/10ac dearer

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

Prems – 16.0/ 17.0u – 10/15ac dearer (small selection)
17.5 / 18.5u – Fully Firm
19.0 / 20.0u – Firm unchanged

COMP. China

Sydney Market Report S47 – 20th May 2020

MARKET REPORT – Sydney 47

20.05.20

On a very 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 of Best/ Good tm sound types 16.5u to 19.0u. Good top making sound types when compared to last Sydney sale were 50/60ac easier. China types 17.0u and finer were 50/70ac easier, 18.0u 30ac easier, 18.5 / 19.0u were 50/60ac easier, while 19.5u and broader were 65/75ac easier. Prem fleece were generally 20/30ac dearer. Light fault skirtings were 30/40ac easier.

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

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

16.5u – spinners – No selection
– best style – One lot selection
– best/good style –No selection
– good style – 50ac easier
– poor types – 60ac easier

17.0u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good style –No selection
-good style – No selection
– poor types – 70ac easier

17.5u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good – 60ac easier, small offering
good style – No selection
– poor types – 40/50ac easier

18.0u – best types – No selection
– best/good – No selection
– good style – 60ac easier
– Poor types – 30ac easier

18.5u – best style – Small selection
– best / good –No selection
– good style – 60/70ac easier
– poor types – 60ac easier

19.0u – best/good types – No selection
– good style – 55ac easier
– poor types – 50ac easier

19.5u – best/good types –40ac easier
– poor types – 65ac easier

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – 50ac easier
– Poorer types – 75ac easier

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types –50ac easier
– Poorer types – 75ac 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 – 25ac easier (Small selection)
17.5u – 30/40ac easier (Small selection)
18.0 / 18.5u – 40ac easier
19.0/20.0u – 45ac easier

Prems – 15.5u / 17.0u – Firm , 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 M47 – 20th May 2020

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M47

20/05/2020

On a very similar offering compared to yesterday with a limited selection of 17.0u and finer in all types, and a reasonable selection of Best, Good-Best and Good topmakers in 17.5.u-21.5u, the market was 20/30ac cheaper for most types and descriptions. The exception were some selected lots in 16.0u and finer in a very small selection which remained unchanged.
The mix of the buyers creating the most competition is unchanged.

The combined figure of wool withdrawn before the sale and passed in for Flc was 30.4 %.

Best style skirtings finer than 17.5mic and less than 4%vm opened with less competition today and closed 5/10ac cheaper. 18.0 to 20.5mic pieces / bellies closed 10/15ac cheaper for better style and lower vm. Poorer style and higher vm skirtings closed 20/30ac cheaper.

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

FLEECE

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

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

16.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good style – minus 30/40ac
– poor types – minus 10/20ac

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.5u/17.5u – 5/10ac cheaper
18.5u/19.5u – 10/15ac cheaper

Low VM poor types – 16.5u/17.5u – 10/15ac cheaper
18.0u/18.5u – 10ac 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 – 15/20ac cheaper

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

COMP. China

Melbourne Market Report M47 – 19th May 2020

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M47

19/05/2020

On a small offering with a very limited selection of 17.0u and finer in all types, and a reasonable selection of Best, Good-Best and Good topmakers in 17.5.u-21.5u, the market realized a modest gain for some selected lots with high yields and favorable AM’s in 18.0u and broader. All other types in 16.5-21.5u were slightly cheaper.
In a selection of only a few lots 16.0u and finer were dearer. The competition is limited to the same 5 companies which have been buying the main share of the offering

The combined figure of wool withdrawn before the sale and passed in for Flc was 15.6 %.

Best style skirtings finer than 17.5mic and less than 4%vm opened with reasonable competition and closed firm/unchanged. 18.0 to 20.5mic pieces / bellies closed 5/10ac cheaper for better style and lower vm. Poorer style and higher vm skirtings closed 10/15ac cheaper with less competition from the topmakers today.

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

FLEECE

15.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – plus 50/60ac – in a limited selection
– best/good – plus 50ac – in a limited selection
– poor types – minus 30ac

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

19.5u – best/good types – unchanged
– poor types – plus 5/10ac

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

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

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 – 10/15ac cheaper
19.0/20.0u – 10ac cheaper

Prems – 16.0/ 17.0u – Fully Firm (small selection)
17.5 / 18.5u – Fully Firm
19.0 / 20.0u – Generally unchanged

COMP. China

Sydney Market Report S46 – 12th May 2020

MARKET REPORT – Sydney 46

12.05.20

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 16.5u to 18.0u. Good top making sound types when compared to last Sydney sale 16.5u to 17.5u were 30/60ac dearer, 18.0u & broader were 30/50ac dearer. China types 17.0u and finer were 15/30ac dearer, 17.5u to 18.5u were 60ac dearer, while 19.0u and broader were 40/50ac dearer. Prem fleece were generally 20/30ac dearer. Light fault skirtings were 40/50ac dearer.

15.5u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good style – Small selection
– poor types – 15ac dearer, very small selection

16.0u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good – No selection
– good style – No selection
– poor types – 25ac dearer, small selection

16.5u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good style –40ac dearer
– good style – 40ac dearer
– poor types – 35ac dearer

17.0u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good style –50ac dearer, small selection
-good style – 50ac dearer
– poor types – 35ac dearer

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

18.0u – best types – No selection
– best/good – 30ac dearer
– good style – 30ac dearer
– Poor types – 60ac dearer

18.5u – best style – Small selection
– best / good –No selection
– good style – 35ac dearer
– poor types – 60ac dearer

19.0u – best/good types – No selection
– good style – 40ac dearer
– poor types – 40ac dearer

19.5u – best/good types –50ac dearer
– poor types – 50ac dearer

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – 45ac dearer
– Poorer types – 45ac dearer

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types –40ac dearer
– Poorer types – 40ac dearer

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 – 40ac dearer (Small selection)
17.5u – 45ac dearer (Small selection)
18.0 / 18.5u – 45ac dearer
19.0/20.0u – 35ac dearer

Prems – 15.5u / 17.0u – 25ac dearer , Nm lots No selection.
17.5u / 18.5u – 30ac dearer, Nm lots, No selection.
19.0u / 20.0u – 30ac dearer, Nm lots No selection.

Lambs – (No selection)

COMP. China

Melbourne Market Report M46 – 12th May 2020

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M46

12/05/2020

On a smaller offering with a limited selection of 17.0u and finer in all types, and a reasonable selection of Best, Good-Best and Good topmakers in 17.5.u-21.5u, the market realised an improvement today with most microns and types achieving gains. There was not an increase in the competition by other companies, rather the same companies who dominated the past 2 month’s purchased more quantities.

The combined figure of wool withdrawn before the sale and passed in for Flc was 29.25%.

Best style skirtings finer than 18.0mic and less than 4%vm opened with strong competition today and closed 20/30ac dearer. 18.5 to 20.5mic pieces / bellies closed 5/10ac dearer for better style and lower vm. Poorer style and higher vm skirtings closed generally unchanged.

Prems/Lambs in the 42-44HM range closed fully firm in a small offering. 46-52HM types closed 10/15ac dearer. Odd lots CM/NM 15/20ac dearer.

FLEECE

15.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good – plus 50/60ac – in a very limited selection
– poor types – plus 20ac

16.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – plus 20/ 30ac
– best/good – plus 30/40ac
– poor types –plus 20ac

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

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

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

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

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

19.0u – best/good types – plus 30/40ac
– poor types – plus 30/40ac

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

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

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

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

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

Low VM poor types – 16.5u/17.5u – 10/15ac dearer
18.0u/18.5u – 5/10ac dearer
19.0u/20.5u – irregular

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – generally unchanged
17.0/18.5u – unchanged
19.0/20.0u – irregular

Prems – 16.0/ 17.0u – 15/20ac dearer
17.5 / 18.5u – 10/15ac dearer
19.0 / 20.0u – 5/10ac dearer

COMP. China

Melbourne Market Report M45 – 6th May 2020

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M45

06/05/2020

On a similar selection to yesterday with Best, Good-Best and Good topmakers in 17.0.u-21.5u, a reasonable large selection of Prem shorn types, but an improved selection of below 17.5u in all types, the market continues the downward trend. There was a slightly improved competition by Techwool, PJM,Tianyu,AME,Fox , Natsun and United Wool in the Flc , but the market still retreated.
Todays passed in rate in the Flc was 23.5% combined with the withdrawn before the sale of 15% represents the almost usual expectation of 38.5% not selling.

Best Merino skirtings finer than 18.5mic with less than 3% vm opened firm/unchanged and then started to ease in the second half to close 10/15ac cheaper. 19.0 to 20.5mic pcs/bls with less than 4% closed 15/20ac cheaper. Poorer style and higher VM skirtings closed 40/50ac cheaper with limited competition from the topmakers again today.

Prems/Lambs in the 42-44HM range closed 10/15ac cheaper in a small offering. 46-52HM types closed 15/20ac cheaper. Odd lots CM/NM 10/15ac cheaper.

FLEECE

15.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good – no selection
– poor types – minus 80ac

16.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – minus 30ac
– best/good – minus 30/40ac
– poor types –minus 20ac

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

17.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – firm
– best/good style – minus 40ac
– poor types – minus 10/20ac

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

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

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

19.0u – best/good types – minus 30/40ac
– 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 10/20ac
– Poorer types – minus 10/20ac

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

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

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

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

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – no selection
17.0/18.5u – 40/50ac cheaper
19.0/20.0u – 30/40ac cheaper

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

COMP. China

Sydney Market Report S45 – 6th May 2020

MARKET REPORT – Sydney 45

6.05.20

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 Sydney sale 17.5u to 19.0u were 30/50ac easier, 19.5u 100ac easier. China types were 50/80ac easier. Prem fleece were generally 10ac easier. Light fault skirtings were 50/70ac easier.

15.5u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good style – No selection
– poor types – 40ac easier, very 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 – One lot selection
– good style – No selection
– poor types – 80ac easier

17.0u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good style – No selection
-good style – No selection
– poor types – 65ac easier

17.5u – spinners – No selection
– best style – No selection
– best/good – No selection
good style – 20ac easier, small offering
– poor types – 70ac easier

18.0u – best types – No selection
– best/good – No selection
– good style – 30ac easier
– Poor types – 70ac easier

18.5u – best style – Small selection
– best / good –No selection
– good style – 30ac easier
– poor types – 80ac easier

19.0u – best/good types – No selection
– good style – 50ac easier
– poor types – 70ac easier

19.5u – best/good types –100ac easier
– poor types – 70ac easier

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – 50ac easier
– Poorer types – 45ac easier

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types –45ac easier
– Poorer types – 45ac 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 – 55ac easier (Small selection)
17.5u – 65ac easier (Small selection)
18.0 / 18.5u – 65ac easier
19.0/20.0u – 55ac easier

Prems – 15.5u / 17.0u – 5ac easier , 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 M45 – 5th May 2020

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M45

05/05/2020

On a broader selection of Best, Good-Best and Good topmakers in 17.5.u-21.5u with a reasonable large selection of Prem shorn types, and a very limited selection of below 17.5u in all types, the market continued to struggle. Lots below 17.5u and lots with good specs/yields were less affected.
All other types lost 20/40ac of their last week’s value.
Competition remains limited to 5 buyers
Todays passed in and withdrawn before sale rate combined in the fleece 27%.

Best Merino skirtings finer than 18.0mic with less than 3% vm opened 15/20ac cheaper and then maintained throughout the sale. 18.5 to 20.5mic pcs/bls with less than 4% closed 20/30ac cheaper. Poorer style and higher VM skirtings closed 30/40ac cheaper with limited competition from the topmakers.

Prems/Lambs in the 42-44HM range closed 20/30ac cheaper in a reasonable offering. 46-52HM types closed 15/20ac cheaper. Odd lots CM/NM 10/15ac cheaper.

FLEECE

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

16.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – minus 20ac
– 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 – minus 20/30ac

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

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

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

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

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – minus 40ac
– Poorer types – minus 20/30ac

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.5u/17.5u – 15/20ac cheaper
18.5u/19.5u – 20/25ac cheaper

Low VM poor types – 16.5u/17.5u – 15/20ac cheaper
18.0u/18.5u – 20/25ac cheaper
19.0u/20.5u – 10/15ac cheaper

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – no selection
17.0/18.5u – 20/30ac cheaper
19.0/20.0u – 30/40ac cheaper

Prems – 16.0/ 17.0u – 10/15ac cheaper
17.5 / 18.5u – 15/20ac cheaper
19.0 / 20.0u – 20/25ac cheaper

COMP. China