South Island only selling today with 7,000 bales on offer. The selection consisted of 40% good/average colour crossbred fleece, 34.0 to 38.0 micron, 20% second shear good colour generally 3/4″ to 3/5″, 20% end of season combing lambs 30.0 to 31.0 micron, 15% associated oddments and 5% new season halfbred fleece good colour, 23.0 to 30.0 micron. Competition was reasonably widespread with most sectors operating.
Good colour crossbred fleece buyers favour.
Poorer style crossbred fleece 2.5% cheaper.
Halfbred fleece in a limited selection up to 5% dearer.
Shorter styles finished slightly dearer.
Combing lambs 2.5% cheaper.
20% Passed In.
North Island only offering 9,00 bales on 9 July 2020.