FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece 5-10 cents cheaper, skirtings and open tops unchanged.

FLEECES.

The fleece market opened softer today, with 18.0u and finer the most affected falling by 20-30 cents. However as the sale progressed there was strong demand for better style fleece which saw prices edging higher than yesterday’s levels. Overall the market closed on a strong note.

The passed-in rate for fleece was 23.1%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings finished the day unchanged.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were generally unchanged.

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece 20-50 cents dearer, skirtings 15 cents cheaper, open tops 25 cents dearer.

FLEECES.

20.0u and finer fleece was generally firm 20-25 cents dearer today, while broader microns were up to 50 cents dearer.  As we have seen in past several sales low vm, best style fleece was keenly sought after and attracted the bigger premiums.

The passed-in rate for fleece was 23.5%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings finished the day 15 cents cheaper.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were generally 25 cents dearer.

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece 10 cents dearer, skirtings and open tops unchanged.

FLEECES.

The fleece market was generally 10 cents dearer today.  Better spec wools were again the most in demand and were up to 20 cents dearer for selected lots.

The passed-in rate for fleece was 17.2%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings finished the day unchanged.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were also unchanged today.

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece 10 cents cheaper, skirtings 10-20 cents cheaper, and open tops 30-50 cents cheaper.

FLEECES.

The fleece market was generally 10 cents cheaper today. The falls were mainly restricted to poorer spec types which were up to 20 cents cheaper, while better style fleece was at similar levels to last week.

The passed-in rate for fleece was 13.2%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings finished the day around 10-20 cents cheaper.

OPEN TOP

Open tops fell heavily today after strong gains in recent weeks and close around 30-50 cents cheaper.

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece 20-30 cents cheaper, skirtings 30-40 cents cheaper, open tops 30 cents cheaper.

FLEECES.

Fleece prices opened the sale around 20-30 cents cheaper. Some better spec 19.5u and broader regained some of the lost ground to finish only slightly cheaper than yesterday.

The passed-in rate for fleece was 36.0%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings finished the day 40 cents cheaper.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were 40 cents cheaper.

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece and skirtings 30 to 50 cents dearer, fine open tops 75 cents dearer, broader microns firm to 10-15 cents dearer.

FLEECES.

The fleece market was generally 30-50 cents dearer across all microns today. Again best style, low vm lots were highly sought after.

The passed-in rate for fleece was 1.5%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings finished the day 30-50 cents dearer with the finer end most affected.

OPEN TOP

18.5u and finer open tops were around 75 cents dearer while broader microns were firm to 15 cents dearer.

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece firm to 70-100 cents dearer, skirtings 30-50 cents dearer, and fine open tops 40-100 cents dearer.

FLEECES.

The fleece market followed the rise in the east with 18.0u and finer fleece up to 100 cents dearer. Medium microns were around 80 cents dearer and broader microns 60 cents dearer.

The passed-in rate for fleece was 5.9%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings finished the day 30-50 cents dearer, with the fine end most affected.

OPEN TOP

17.5u and finer open tops were 100 cents dearer while broader microns were 30-50 cents dearer.

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fine fleece 40-50 cents dearer, broader fleece 10-20 cents dearer, skirtings 30-50 cents dearer, open tops 25-75 cents dearer.

FLEECES.

The fleece market repeated yesterday’s pattern, with 18.0u and finer up to 50 cents dearer, while broader microns were less affected rising 10-20 cents.  Again best style, low vm lots were highly sought after and attracting bigger premiums.

The passed-in rate for fleece was 8.9%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings finished the day 30-50 cents dearer.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were 25-75 cents dearer.

 

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fine fleece up to 50 cents dearer, broader microns 10 cents dearer, skirtings 30 cents dearer, and open tops 20-40 cents dearer.

FLEECES.

There was strong demand for fine fleece, with 19.0u and finer up to 50 cents dearer. Some best style 16.5u were up to 100 cents dearer. Broader microns were generally 10 cents dearer.

The passed-in rate for fleece was 13.0%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings finished the day around 30 cents dearer.

OPEN TOP

19.5u and finer open tops were 20-30 cents dearer while broader microns were unchanged.

 

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fine fleece 10-15 cents dearer, broader fleece 5-10 cents cheaper, skirtings 20 cents dearer, and open tops 10-15 cents dearer.

FLEECES.

The fleece market was generally firm to 5 cents dearer today. The exception being some 20.5 micron and broader fleece which eased back 10 cents during the day. Again best style, low vm lots were highly sought after and attracting bigger premiums.

The passed-in rate for fleece was 14.1%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings finished the day 20 cents dearer.

OPEN TOP

18.5u and finer open tops were 10-15 cents dearer while broader microns were unchanged.