South Island only selling today with 12,500 bales on offer. There was a wide variety of wool on offer. The selection consisted of a limited selection of merino fleece, a reasonable selection of halfbred fleece 23.0 to 27.0 micron and coarser micron fleece 36.0 to 38.0 micron. China and Europe main with support from Australasian carpet mills, Indian Subcontinent and the United Kingdom.
In a limited selection merino fleece 16.0 to 21.0 micron firm.
22.0 to 27.5 micron fleece erratic but generally 5% cheaper.
28.0 to 30.0 micron fleece 2% cheaper.
31.0 to 33.0 micron fleece up to 4% dearer.
34.0 micron coarser fleece 1.5% dearer.
75-100 mm & shorter firm.
All descriptions firm.
All descriptions sellers favour.
18% Passed In.
North Island only selling 20 September with 6,800 bales on offer.