FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece 100-130 cents cheaper, skirtings 80-90 cents cheaper and open tops 50-75 cents cheaper.

FLEECE

The fleece market fell heavily today with prices generally 100-120 cents cheaper across all microns and types.

Fleece had a passed-in rate of 61.8%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings were around 80 cents cheaper.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were generally 50-75 cents cheaper.

 

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece 10-15 cents cheaper, skirtings mixed and open tops firm.

FLEECE

The fleece market was slightly cheaper today with 19.5u and broader around 10-15 cents easier, while 18.5u and finer closed unchanged.
Fleece had a passed-in rate of 16.8%.

SKIRTINGS

18.5u and finer skirting were 20-30 cents dearer, while 19.5u and broader were 10-20 cents cheaper.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were generally firm on a limited selection.

 

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece 10-25 cents dearer, skirtings 20 cents dearer and open tops 10-20 cents dearer.

FLEECE

Brokers withdrew a large number of lots prior to sale, combined with strong demand for better spec lots saw fleece prices push 10-25 cents dearer today. 19.5 micron was the most affected.
Fleece had a passed-in rate of 19.7%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings were around 20 cents dearer.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were generally firm to 25 cents dearer.

 

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece 10-30 cents cheaper, skirtings 20 cents cheaper and open tops 25 cents cheaper.

FLEECE

The fleece market opened on a strong note, but as the sale progressed prices eased and by the close were up to 30 cents cheaper. 18.5u and finer held up reasonably well, while 19.0u and broader fell heavily in the second half of the sale.
Fleece had a passed-in rate of 27.7%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings were generally 20 cents cheaper.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were generally 25 cents cheaper.

 

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece 20-40 cents cheaper, skirtings 40 cents cheaper and open tops 25 cents cheaper.

FLEECE

The high volume of low yielding fleece struggled today with prices around 40-50 cents cheaper, while better test fleece was around 20 cents cheaper. The high passed-in rate helped maintain price through to the end of the sale.
Fleece had a passed-in rate of 39.8%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings were generally 40 cents cheaper.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were generally 25 cents cheaper.

 

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece 20-50 cents cheaper, skirtings 30-40 cheaper and open tops 20 cents cheaper.

FLEECE

Fleece prices fell again today, with low yielding, high cvh lots the most affected. Better spec lots were around 20 cents cheaper, while poorer types were up to 50-60 cents cheaper.
Fleece had a passed-in rate of 48.3%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings were generally 30-40 cents cheaper.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were generally 20 cents cheaper.

 

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece 10 cents cheaper, skirtings and open tops 20 cents cheaper.

FLEECE

Fleece prices open firm to 10 cents dearer with strong demand for best style lots. As the sale progressed prices eased back to finish around 10 cents cheaper. Low yielding, high vm lots felt the pressure the most and were neglected. Best style fleece maintained their levels to the end of the sale.
Fleece had a passed-in rate of 34.0%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings were generally 20 cents cheaper.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were generally 20 cents cheaper.

 

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece 20-30 cents dearer, skirtings 10 cents dearer and open tops were firm.

FLEECE

Similar pattern to yesterday with fleece prices generally 30 cents dearer, with very strong demand for better tested lots. The market continued to stay strong right through to the end of the sale.
Fleece had a passed-in rate of 3.8%.

SKIRTINGS

18.5u skirtings were around 20 cents dearer, while 19.5u and broader were 10 cents dearer.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were generally firm to 15 cents dearer.

 

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece 15-20 cents dearer, skirtings 60 cents dearer and open tops were 25 cents cheaper.

FLEECE

All fleece descriptions were around 20 cents dearer today, with good competition from all exporters. Better style fleece again attracted the most attention with selected lots 30-40 cents dearer.
Fleece had a passed-in rate of 16.9%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings were around 60 cents dearer.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were up to 25 cents cheaper.

 

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece 15-20 cents dearer, skirtings 20-30 cents dearer and open tops were generally unchanged.

FLEECE

Fleece was generally 20 cents dearer today, with better spec lots the most affected. Some higher vm, high cvh fleece drifted towards the end of the sale, otherwise the market finished on a firm tone.
Fleece had a passed-in rate of 9.5%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings were around 20-30 cents dearer.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were generally unchanged.