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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

Melbourne Market Report M15 – 9th October 2019

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M15

09/10/2019

On another large offering in terms of quantity, but a very poor selection of better type/am wools in 18.5u and finer, the market recovered some of last week’s losses.
18.5u and finer were 20-30ac dearer and 19.0-21.5u 40/50ac dearer. Chinese types were most affected.

Fine merino skirtings with less than 4% vm followed the fleece trend and closed 20/30ac dearer today. Poorer style and higher vm pcs closed fully firm.

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

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

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

17.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – unchanged
– Good style – plus 20/30ac
– Poor style – plus 30/40ac

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

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

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

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

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – plus 30/40ac
– Poorer types –plus 20/30ac

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – plus 30/40ac
– Poorer types – plus 40/50ac

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

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

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

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – no selection
17.0/18.5u – fully firm
19.0/20.0u – firm unchanged

Prems – 16.0/ 17.0u – plus10/15ac
17.5 / 18.5u – plus 20/25ac
19.0 / 20.0u – plus 10/15ac

COMP. China/ Europe

Melbourne Market Report M14 – 2nd October 2019

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M14

02/10/2019

On a large offering of mainly lower style types in >17.0u and Best-Good and Good topmakers in 17.5-21.5u the market registered a further fall in value for all types and Microns.
Competition was reduced to 4 Chinese buyers. Better style types in 17.5u and finer fell by 30/40ac and Ch types by 70/80ac
19.0-21.5u lost 70/80ac of their previous value.
Selected NM lots in 18.0-19.5u attracted premiums, especially by Schneider.
35.6% of the Flc offering was passed in today.

Fine merino skirtings with less than 3% vm opened 40/50ac cheaper today but then firmed towards the close to be only 20/30ac cheaper. Poorer style and higher vm pcs closed 50/60ac cheaper.

Prems/Lambs in the 42-46HM range closed generally 15/20ac cheaper for 17.5 to 19.5mic in a very small selection.
48-56HM types closed 25/30ac cheaper in the 17.5 to 19.5mic range with odd NM lots firm/unchanged.

FLEECE

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

16.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – minus 30ac
– best/good – minus 50/60ac
– poor types – minus 60/70ac

16.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good style – minus 70/80ac
– poor types – minus 80/90ac

17.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – firm 2250ac
– best/good style – minus 40/50ac
– poor types – minus 30ac

17.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – unchanged
– Good style – minus 30/40ac
– Poor style – minus 40/50ac

18.0u – spinner & best types – no selection
– best/good types – firm 2120ac
– Good style – minus 20ac
– poor types – minus 30/40ac

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

19.0u – best/good types – minus 70/80ac
– poor types – minus 70/80ac

19.5u – best/good types – minus 70/80ac
– poor types – minus 70/80ac

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – minus 70/80ac
– Poorer types –minus 70/80ac

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – minus 70/80ac
– Poorer types – minus 70/80ac

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.5u/17.5u – minus 20/30ac
18.5u/19.5u – minus 25/35ac

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

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – no selection
17.0/18.5u – minus 50/60ac
19.0/20.0u – minus 40/50ac

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

COMP. China/ Europe

Melbourne Market Report S13 – 25th September 2019

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M13

25/09/2019

On a mainly broader selection of 18.0u -21.5u and a very limited selection of 17.5u and finer, the market continued to be dearer, with 17.5u and broader most affected.
17.0u and finer are 10/20ac dearer whereas 17.5u-21.5u are 60/80ac dearer

Fine merino skirtings with less than 3% vm opened 60/70ac dearer today with Poorer style and higher vm pcs 40/50ac dearer.

Prems/Lambs in the 42-46HM range closed generally 25/30ac dearer for 17.5 to 19.5mic in a very small selection.
48-56HM types closed 30/50ac dearer in the 17.5 to 19.5mic range.

FLEECE

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

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

16.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good style – plus 15/20ac
– poor types – unchanged

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

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

18.0u – spinner & best types – no selection
– best/good types – no selection
– Good style – plus 40/50ac
– poor types – plus 60/70ac

18.5u – best types – no selection
– best/good types – plus 10ac
– good types – plus 70/80ac
– poor types – plus 60ac

19.0u – best/good types – plus 70ac
– poor types – plus 70/80ac

19.5u – best/good types – plus 80/90ac
– poor types – plus 70/80ac

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – plus 70/80ac
– Poorer types – plus 70/80ac

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – plus 70/80ac
– Poorer types – plus 80/90ac

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.5u/17.5u – plus 60/70ac
18.5u/19.5u – plus 50/60ac

Low VM poor types – 16.5u/17.5u – plus 50/60ac
18.0u/18.5u – plus 50/60ac
19.0u/20.5u – plus 40/50ac

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

Prems – 16.0/ 17.0u – plus 25/30ac
17.5 / 18.5u – plus 40/50ac
19.0 / 20.0u – plus 30/40ac

COMP. China/ Europe

Melbourne Market Report M11 – 11th Spetember 2019

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M11

11/09/2019

After withdrawing a large part of the offering before the sale, the remaining selection was restricted to a very small offering of Best, and Best/Good tm in 16.5u and finer, and a limited selection of Best/Good and Good TM in 17.0u-21.5u.
There was considerable pressure put on the market by 4 Chinese buyers today and subsequently 18.5u-21.5u were up to 160ac dearer and 18.0u and finer 70/100ac dearer.

Fine merino skirtings with less than 3% vm rallied in line with the fleece to close 100-120ac dearer. Poorer style and higher vm pcs also 60-80ac dearer with strong competition between the topmakers and Chinese indent buyers.

Prems/Lambs in the 42-46HM range closed 40-50ac dearer for 17.5 to 19.0mic in a very limited selection.
48-56HM types closed 70-80ac dearer in the 18.0 to 19.5mic range with odd NM lots 100-150ac dearer.

FLEECE

15.5u – spinners –no selection
– best style – plus 70/80ac
– best/good – plus 30ac
– poor types –irregular

16.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good – firm
– poor types – plus 100ac

16.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good style – plus 60/80ac
– poor types – plus 100ac

17.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good style -plus 80/100ac
– poor types – plus 70/80ac

17.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– Good style – plus 60/70ac
– Poor style –plus 60/70ac

18.0u – spinner & best types – no selection
– best/good types – unchanged
– Good style – plus 30/40ac
– poor types – plus 70/80ac

18.5u – best types – no selection
– best/good types – no selection
– good types- plus 50ac
– poor types – plus 70/80ac

19.0u – best/good types – plus 100ac 1860ac
– poor types – plus 150ac

19.5u – best/good types – plus 130ac
– poor types – plus 200ac

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – plus 120ac
– Poorer types – plus 160ac

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – plus 140ac
– Poorer types – plus 160ac

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.5u/17.5u – plus 120/130ac
18.5u/19.5u – plus 100/120ac

Low VM poor types – 16.5u/17.5u – plus 80/100ac
18.0u/18.5u – plus 80/100ac
19.0u/20.5u – plus 80/100ac

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – no selection
17.0/18.5u – plus 60/80ac
19.0/20.0u – plus 60/80ac

Prems – 16.0/ 17.0u – plus 40/50ac
17.5 / 18.5u – plus 70/80ac
19.0 / 20.0u – plus 80/100ac

COMP. China/ Europe

Melbourne Market Report M10 – 5th September 2019

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M10

05/09/2019

Again today a considerable part of the offering has been withdrawn before the sale. This left the market with a poor selection of mainly lower style types in 16.5u and finer, and a very average selection of Best/Good and Good TM in 17.0u-21.5u.
Better types/am’s started of cheaper but lots with favorable am’s gained some ground and ended up slightly dearer at the end of the sale.
Chinese types in 17.5u-21u came under pressure and were 10/20ac dearer. Chinese types in 17.0u and finer were irregular or cheaper.

Fine merino skirtings with less than 3% vm attracted good competition today with selected lots 20/30ac dearer by close of selling. Poorer style and higher vm pcs closed in sellers favour but with improved interest from Chinese indent buyers.

Prems/Lambs in the 42-46HM range closed generally 15/20ac cheaper for 17.5 to 19.5mic in a very small selection.
48-56HM types closed 10/15ac cheaper in the 18.0 to 19.5mic range except NM lots are unchanged.

FLEECE

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 – minus 10/20ac
– poor types – plus 10/20ac

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

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

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

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

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

Low VM poor types – 16.5u/17.5u – minus 5/10ac
18.0u/18.5u – Sellers Favour
19.0u/20.5u – Sellers Favour

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

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

COMP. China/ Europe

Melbourne Market Report M09 – 29th August 2019

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M09

29/08/2019

On a very small selection of mainly lower style types in 17.0u and finer, and a mostly large selection of Good TM in 17.0u-21.5u Chinese types the market was cheaper again for all types and descriptions. Lower style and poorer spec types under most pressure with selected lots 120/150ac cheaper. A very limited selection of good/best topmaking finer microns closed 40/50ac cheaper in the 17.0 to 18.5mic range.

Fine merino skirtings with less than 3% vm continued to drift lower and closed 40/50ac cheaper. Poorer style and higher vm pcs closed 80/100ac cheaper again with limited competition from the topmaker’s.

Prems/Lambs in the 42-46HM range closed generally 20/30ac cheaper for 17.5 to 19.5mic in a very small selection.
48-56HM types closed 30/40ac cheaper in the 18.0 to 19.5mic range except nm lots are unchanged.

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 – minus 20/30ac
– poor types – minus 40/50ac

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

17.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection  NEW
– Good style – minus 30/40ac
– Poor style – minus 60/70ac

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

18.5u – best types – no selection
– best/good types – no selection
– good types- minus 40/50ac
– poor types – minus 60/70ac

19.0u – best/good types – minus 40/50ac
– poor types – minus 100/120ac

19.5u – best/good types – minus 60/80ac
– poor types – minus 100/120ac

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

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – minus 50/60ac
– Poorer types – minus 70/80ac

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.5u/17.5u – minus 40/50ac
18.5u/19.5u – minus 40/50ac

Low VM poor types – 16.5u/17.5u – minus 80/100ac
18.0u/18.5u – minus 80/100ac
19.0u/20.5u – minus 80/100ac

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – no selection
17.0/18.5u – minus 80/100ac
19.0/20.0u – minus 80/100ac

Prems – 16.0/ 17.0u – 20/30ac cheaper
17.5 / 18.5u – minus 20/30ac
19.0 / 20.0u – minus 30/40ac

COMP. China/ Europe

Melbourne Market Report M08 – 20th August 2019

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M08

20/08/2019

On a poor selection of mainly lower style types in 17.0u and finer and a reduced offering of Best/Good, Good tm in 17.5u – 21.5u the slide in the market has noticeably slowed today.
Most better types /am’s started of 20-30 ac cheaper but gained some ground as the sale progressed with some selected better am lots unchanged.
Chinese types were generally unchanged.
GSA and United wool are paying up to 200ac premium for selected NM lots in 18u-19.5u.

Fine merino skirtings with less than 3% vm opened 15/20ac cheaper and then made a good recovery to close generally unchanged today. Poorer style and higher vm pcs closed 20/30ac cheaper with selected competition from the topmakers.

Prems/Lambs in the 42-46HM range closed generally unchanged for17.5 to 19.5mic in a very small selection.
48-56HM types closed 10/15ac cheaper in the 18.0 to 19.5mic range.

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 – minus 30/40ac
– poor types – firm

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

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

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

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

19.0u – best/good types – unchanged 1900ac
– poor types – minus 10/20ac

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

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

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 – Generally Unchanged

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

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

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

COMP. China/ Europe

Melbourne Market Report M07 – 15th August 2019

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M07

15/08/2019

On a much improved selection than yesterday of best, best / good types in 16.5 to 19.5u and a good selection of good to average types the market showed no signs of improving with all microns and types considerably cheaper again.

Fine merino skirtings continued to drift lower with less than 3% VM another 60-80ac cheaper. Poorer style and above 5% VM closed 100/120ac cheaper with limited interest from the topmakers.

Prems/Lambs in the 42-46HM range closed 35/40ac cheaper for 17.5 to 19.5mic in a very small selection.
48-56HM also drifted another 25/30ac lower.

FLEECE

15.5u – spinners –no selection
– best style – minus 100ac
– best/good – no selection
– poor types –minus 80-100ac

16.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good – minus 100ac
– poor types – minus 40/50ac

16.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good style – minus 50-70ac
– poor types – minus 40/50ac

17.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good style -minus 20/30ac
– poor types – minus 80ac

17.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – minus 30/40ac
– Good style – minus 30ac
– Poor style – minus 60/70ac

18.0u – spinner & best types – no selection
– best/good types – minus 50ac
– Good style – minus 20-30ac
– poor types – minus 80-100ac

18.5u – best types – no selection
– best/good types – minus 30ac
– good types- minus 40ac
– poor types – minus 50-60ac

19.0u – best/good types – minus 80ac
– poor types – minus 100ac

19.5u – best/good types – minus 100-120ac
– poor types – minus 120-130ac

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – minus 80-100ac
– Poorer types – minus 80-100ac

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – minus 100ac
– Poorer types – minus 100ac

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.5u/17.5u – minus 80/100ac
18.5u/19.5u – minus 60/80ac

Low VM poor types – 16.5u/17.5u – minus 100/120ac
18.0u/18.5u – minus 80/100ac
19.0u/20.5u – minus 80/100ac

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – no selection
17.0/18.5u – minus 100/120ac
19.0/20.0u – minus 100/120ac

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

COMP. China/ Europe

Melbourne Market Report M06 – 8th August 2019

MARKET REPORT – Melbourne Sale M06

8/08/2019

The market opened with limited support again today and lower yielding & poorer style Chinese types suffered the largest losses. A smaller selection of 17.0 to 18.5mic good/best topmaking wools closed 25/30ac cheaper. Poorer style and low yielding china types in 16.5 to 18.5mic closed 70/80ac cheaper. 19.0 to 20.5 mic good/best closed 30/40ac cheaper with poorer style 60/70ac cheaper. Selected average topmaking lots carrying some higher vm and faults up to 100ac cheaper.

Better style Merino skirtings with less than 3% vm closed 25/30ac cheaper again today. Poorer style and lower yielding wools carrying above 5%vm closed 40/50ac cheaper.

Prems and shorter lamb types in the 42-46HM range closed with finer microns 15/20ac cheaper and 19.0mic & coarser 10/15ac cheaper. Longer lambs/prems in the 48-56HM range closed 15/20ac cheaper across all microns in a limited selection.

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 – minus 20ac
– poor types – minus 40/50ac

16.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good style – minus 20ac
– poor types – minus 40/50ac

17.0u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– best/good style -minus 20/30ac
– Good style – Unchanged
– poor types – minus 60/70ac

17.5u – spinners – no selection
– best style – no selection
– Good style – Unchanged
– Poor style – minus 60/70ac

18.0u – spinner & best types – no selection
– best/good types – no selection
– Good style – minus 10ac
– poor types – minus 50/60ac

18.5u – best types – no selection
– best/good types – Unchanged
– poor types – minus 40/50ac

19.0u – best/good types – minus 20/25ac
– poor types – minus 40/50ac

19.5u – best/good types – minus 35/45ac
– poor types – minus 50/60ac

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – minus 40/50ac
– Poorer types – minus 60/70ac

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

COMP. China

SKIRTINGS –

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

Low VM poor types – 16.5u/17.5u – minus 40/50ac
18.0u/18.5u – minus 30/40ac
19.0u/20.5u – minus 30/40ac

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

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

COMP. China/ Europe