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Melbourne Market Report M23 – 4th December 2019

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M23

04/12/2019

On a good selection of 16.0 to 18.5mic best and good/best topmaking types with favourable am’s, mainly from Tasmania, and a mainly good/average topmaking selection of Chinese types the market was cheaper for most types in 16.5u and broader.
16.0u and finer were firm.

18.0mic & finer best merino skirtings with less than 3% vm closed 20/25ac cheaper today with less competition from Chinese indent buyers.18.0 to 20.0mic closed 25/30ac cheaper. Poorer style and higher vm pcs closed 30/40ac cheaper with limited competition from the topmakers.

Prems/Lambs in the 42-44HM range closed 30/35ac cheaper for 17.5 to 19.5mic in a small selection today.
46-56HM types closed 20/25ac cheaper in the 17.5 to 19.5mic range with odd NM lots10/15ac cheaper.

FLEECE

15.5u – spinners –no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good – no 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 30ac
– poor types – minus 15ac

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

17.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – firm
– Good style – minus 5/10ac
– Poor style – minus 20ac

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

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

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

19.5u – best/good types – minus 20/30ac 1860ac
– poor types – minus 20/30ac 1830ac

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

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

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

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

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

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 25/35ac
17.5 / 18.5u – minus 20/25ac
19.0 / 20.0u – minus 25/30ac

COMP. China/ Europe

Melbourne Market Report M22 – 28th November 2019

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M22

28/11/2019

A small selection of 16.0 to 18.5mic good/best topmaking types with favourable am’s and a mainly good/average topmaking selection of Chinese types saw the market drift slightly lower again today. 16.5 to 18.5mic good/best closed 5/10ac cheaper with lower style china types 10/15ac cheaper. 19.0 to 21.0mic good/best closed 5/10ac cheaper with poorer style and tender types 15/20ac cheaper.

18.0mic & finer best merino skirtings with less than 3% vm closed 5/10ac cheaper today with less competition from Chinese indent buyers.18.0 to 20.0mic drifted another 10/15ac lower. Poorer style and higher vm pcs closed 15/20ac cheaper with limited competition from the topmakers.

Prems/Lambs in the 42-44HM range closed 15/20ac cheaper for 17.5 to 19.5mic in a small selection today.
46-56HM types closed 15/20ac cheaper in the 17.5 to 19.5mic range with odd NM lots 10ac cheaper.

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 – no selection
– best/good – no selection
– poor types – minus 10ac

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

17.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– good style – minus 5/10ac
– poor types – minus 10ac

17.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – firm
– Good style – minus 5/10ac
– Poor style – minus 10ac

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

18.5u – best types – no selection
– best/good types – minus 10/15ac
– good types –unchanged
– poor types – minus 5/10ac

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

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

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

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

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

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

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

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

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

Melbourne Market Report M21 – 21st November 2019

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M21

21/11/2019

On an 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, but mostly with lower Nkt’s, the market was unchanged for better spec lots and /or lots with low mid break in 18.5u and finer.
Good spec lots in 19.0-21.5u were 10ac cheaper. Lots with lower specs, and /or high mid breaks were 20/30ac cheaper, as were China Types in 18.5u and finer.

New Zealand

In a mainly hogget offering of 17.0u and finer, the better types/specs were compatible with the Melbourne prices, but lower spec lots and or high mid break lots were 20/30ac below the Melbourne quote.

18.0mic & finer best merino skirtings with less than 3% vm closed fully firm today with good competition from Chinese indent buyers.18.5 to 20.0mic drifted another 10/15ac lower. Poorer style and higher vm pcs closed 15/20ac 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 firm/unchanged in the 17.5 to 19.5mic range with odd CM/ NM lots 10/15ac dearer

FLEECE

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

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

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

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

17.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – firm
– Good style – minus 10/20ac
– Poor style – minus 20/30ac

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

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

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

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

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – minus 10/20ac
– Poorer types – minus 20/30ac

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – minus 10/20ac
– Poorer types – minus 20/30ac

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 – minus 5/10ac
18.0u/18.5u – minus 10/15ac
19.0u/20.5u – minus 10/15ac

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

Prems – 16.0/ 17.0u – Generally Unchanged
17.5 / 18.5u – Fully Firm
19.0 / 20.0u – Firm Unchanged

COMP. China/ Europe

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

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

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

Melbourne Market Report M18 – 31st October 2019

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M18

31/10/2019

On an increased selection of 17.0u and finer in mainly lower Nkt types, and a good selection of 17.0u-21.5u the market started off dearer but lost momentum as the sale progressed and closed unchanged.
Selected lots in 16.5u and finer with high NKT’s were dearer.

NZ
In a mainly Hogget sale in 17.0u and finer the prices for sound lots mirrored the Melbourne prices.
Lots with 35 nkt and less were 10/20 ac under the Melbourne prices.

Fine merino skirtings with less than 4% vm opened very firm and then eased slightly as sale progressed to close 10/15ac cheaper. Poorer style and higher vm pcs closed 20/25ac cheaper with less competition from the topmakers.

Prems/Lambs in the 42-46HM range closed generally unchanged for 17.5 to 19.0mic in a small selection today.
48-56HM types closed firm/unchanged in the 17.5 to 19.5mic range with odd NM lots 10/15ac dearer.

FLEECE

15.5u – spinners –no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good – plus 50/60ac
– 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 – plus 40ac
– poor types – unchanged

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

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

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

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

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – unchanged
– Poorer types – unchanged

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

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 10/20ac
18.0u/18.5u – minus 10/20ac
19.0u/20.5u – minus 15/20ac

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – no selection
17.0/18.5u – minus 10/15ac
19.0/20.0u – minus 10/20ac

Prems – 16.0/ 17.0u – Generally unchanged
17.5 / 18.5u – Firm / unchanged
19.0 / 20.0u – Firm / unchanged

COMP. China/ Europe

Melbourne Market Report M18 – 30th October 2019

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M18

30/10/2019

On an increased selection of mainly lower Nkt types, the market received good support from Chinese buyers and closed dearer for all types and descriptions in 21.5u and finer.

Fine merino skirtings with less than 3% vm followed the fleece to close 25/30ac dearer today. Poorer style and higher vm pcs closed 10/20ac dearer.

Prems/Lambs in the 42-46HM range closed 15/20ac dearer for 17.0 to 19.0mic in a small selection today.
48-56HM types closed 20/25ac dearer in the 17.5 to 19.5mic range with odd NM lots 30/40ac dearer.

FLEECE

15.5u – spinners –no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good – plus 50/60ac
– poor types –plus 50ac

16.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – plus 60ac
– best/good – plus 60ac
– poor types – plus 50ac

16.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – plus 30ac
– best/good style – plus 30ac
– poor types – plus 50ac

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

17.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– Good style – plus 40ac
– Poor style – plus 20ac

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

18.5u – best types – no selection
– best/good types –no selection
– good types – plus 30/40ac
– poor types – plus 40/50ac

19.0u – best/good types – plus 50ac
– poor types – plus 10/20ac

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

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

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

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.5u/17.5u – plus 25/35ac
18.5u/19.5u – plus 20/25ac

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

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – no selection
17.0/18.5u – plus 20/25ac
19.0/20.0u – plus 10/20ac

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

COMP. China/ Europe

Melbourne Market Report M17 – 24th October 2019

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M17

24/10/2019

On a selection of mainly lower Nkt types, the market was dearer for 19.0-21.5 microns. China types were most affected.
17.0-17.5u were firm.
16.0-16.5 u Chinese types were 10/20ac dearer.

Fine merino skirtings with less than 3% vm closed 15/20ac dearer again today with increased competition from the topmakers. Poorer style and higher vm pcs closed 10/15ac dearer.

Prems/Lambs in the 42-46HM range closed 10/15ac dearer for 17.0 to 19.5mic in a reasonable selection today.
48-56HM types closed 15/20ac dearer in the 17.5 to 19.5mic range with odd NM lots 30/40ac 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 – plus 10ac
– poor types – plus 30ac

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

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

17.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– Good style – firm
– Poor style – plus 20ac

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

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

19.0u – best/good types – plus 25/30ac
– poor types – plus 10/20ac

19.5u – best/good types – plus 30/40ac
– 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 20ac
– Poorer types – plus 10ac

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

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

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

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

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

COMP. China/ Europe

Melbourne Market Report M16 – 17th Ocober 2019

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M16

17/10/2019

A coarser selection saw increased competition for 19.0mic and broader with Chinese indent buyers more active pushing the market higher. A very small selection of 17.0 to 18.5 good/best topmaking types closed 5/10ac dearer. 19.0 to 21.0mic good/best closed 10/15ac dearer. Poorer style and lower yielding types closed firm/unchanged.

Fine merino skirtings with less than 3% vm closed 15/20ac cheaper again today. Poorer style and higher vm pcs closed 25/30ac cheaper.

Prems/Lambs in the 42-46HM range closed firm/unchanged for 17.0 to 19.5mic in a reasonable selection today.
48-56HM types closed 10/15ac dearer in the 17.5 to 19.5mic range with odd NM lots 20/25ac 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 10ac
– poor types – unchanged

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

17.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – small selection
– Good style – plus 10/15ac
– Poor style – plus 15ac

18.0u – spinner & best types – no selection
– best/good types – no selection
– Good style – plus 10/15ac
– poor types – plus 5/10ac

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

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

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

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – plus 15/20ac
– Poorer types – plus 10/15ac

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – plus 15/20ac
– Poorer types – plus 10/15ac

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

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

Low VM poor types – 16.5u/17.5u – minus 25/30ac
18.0u/18.5u – minus 15/25ac
19.0u/20.5u – minus 15/25ac

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

Prems – 16.0/ 17.0u – firm/unchanged
17.5 / 18.5u – 15/20ac dearer
19.0 / 20.0u – firm/unchanged

COMP. China/ Europe