Fremantle Market Report

Published November 22, 2018 by Don Belgre

Fleece and skirtings markets dearer, open tops mixed.

  • Fleece

    The fleece market fluctuated today with prices generally 20-30 cents dearer. Some 18.5 micron and finer sold at similar levels to yesterday, while all better tested wools were the most affected by the price rises.
    Fleece passed-in rate of 7.6% today.

  • Skirtings
    Skirtings were generally 50-60 cents dearer today.
  • Open Top
    Open tops were mixed today: 17.5 micron were 30-40 cents dearer while 18.5 micron-19.5 micron were unchanged, and 20.5 micron and broader were 30 cents dearer.