Fremantle Market Report

Published October 17, 2018 by Don Belgre

Western Australia market follows the Eastern states down

  • Fleece
    The fleece market opened 30 cents cheaper today and continued to drift throughout the sale. By the close most microns were around 40-50 cents cheaper, with the finer end most affected and the better spec broader wools less affected. Seatech, Tianyu and West Coast were the main fleece buyers today.
    The passed-in rate for the fleece was 23.5% today.
  • Skirtings
    Skirtings were around 15-30 cents cheaper.
  • Open Top
    Open tops were generally 25-30 cents cheaper on another very small offering today.