MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M52

24/06/2020

On slightly broader selection to yesterday with a good selection of better types/Am’s and CH types in 17.5u and broader and a more limited selection of any types in 17.0u and finer the market improved today with better types in 19.0u-21.5u 10ac dearer and 17.0u and finer 30/40ac dearer.
17.5-18.5u are unchanged.

The combined figure of wool withdrawn before the sale and passed in for Flc was 21.5 %.

Best style skirtings finer than 17.5mic and less than 4%vm continued to drift lower in a small selection to close 15/20ac 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 10/15ac cheaper in a very 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 – plus 30/40ac
– poor types – no selection

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

16.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good style – plus 30ac
– poor types – plus 30/40ac

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 – 25/30ac cheaper
18.0u/18.5u – 20/25ac cheaper
19.0u/20.5u – 15/20ac cheaper

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

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

COMP. China