Fremantle Market Report

Published November 7, 2018 by Don Belgre

All markets continue to slide down further.

  • Fleece

    The fleece market opened around 50-70 cents cheaper today and maintained those levels throughout the sale. with 19.5u and finer the most affected. Prices held these levels through the sale without falling further. Seactech, PJ Morris and Tianyu were the main buyers. The tone in the room was very low with Techwool, Lempriere and Kathaytex all very quiet.
    Fleece passed-in rate of 31.1%.

  • Skirtings
    Skirtings prices fell heavily by around 70-90 cents today.
  • Open Top
    Open tops were very mixed today. Longer 46Hm+ open tops were 25 cents cheaper, while 42Hm were generally 60-80 cents cheaper.