FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece firm to 5 cents dearer, skirtings unchanged, and fine open tops 10-15 cents dearer.

FLEECES.

The fleece market was generally firm to 5 cents dearer across all microns today. Again best style, low vm lots were highly sought after and attracting bigger premiums.

The passed-in rate for fleece was 22.5%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings finished the day unchanged.

OPEN TOP

18.5u and finer open tops were 15-20 cents dearer while broader microns were unchanged.

 

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

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

FLEECES.

The fleece market closed a further 20 cents lower today. While all types were lower today, it was again the lower yielding, poorer spec wools that were most affected.

The passed-in rate for fleece was very high at 41.7%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings finished the day around 10 cents cheaper.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were generally 25-30 cents cheaper today. The exception was 18.5u which saw strong demand and finished 30-40 cents dearer.

 

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fine fleece slightly cheaper, broader fleece slightly dearer, skirtings firm, and open tops 10 cents cheaper.

FLEECES.

The fleece market was mixed today with 20.5u and broader fleece, as well as best style lots 10-15 cents dearer. However, lower yielding and poorer style fleeces were around 30 cents cheaper which overall dragged the market downwards.

The passed-in rate for fleece was 15.5%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings finished the day at similar levels to last week.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were generally 10 cents cheaper today.

 

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece firm to 10 cents dearer, skirtings 20 cents dearer, and open tops firm to 20 cents dearer.

FLEECES.

Fleece prices were mixed today with poor spec wools 10-15 cents cheaper, while best style fleeces were 15-20 cents dearer. Overall the market was firm to slightly dearer, with 20.0u and broader the most affected rising by 20-25 cents.

The passed-in rate for fleece was 9.9%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings finished the day around 20 cents dearer.

OPEN TOP

Finer open tops were firm, with 20.0-21.5 30-40 cents dearer.

 

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece 40-50 cents dearer, skirtings 20-40 cents dearer, and open tops 50-60 cents dearer.

FLEECES.

Fleece prices rose strongly today with all microns generally 40-50 cents dearer. Again low vm, high yielding wools were the most affected.

The passed-in rate for fleece was 4.3%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings finished the day around 20-40 cents dearer.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were very strong, rising 50-60 cents today.

 

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fine fleece firm, medium and broader microns 15-20 cents cheaper, skirtings 20c dearer, and open tops unchanged.

FLEECES.

Fleece prices were mixed today with 18.5u and finer generally firm, while medium to broader microns were 30-40 cents cheaper when the sale opened, but firmed during the sale to close only 10-15 cents cheaper.

The passed-in rate for fleece was 22.1%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings finished the day around 20 cents dearer.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were generally unchanged today.

 

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fine fleece firm, broader fleece 5-10c cheaper, skirtings and open tops unchanged.

FLEECES.

There was very little change in fleece prices today, with 19.0u and finer unchanged and broader microns 5-10 cents cheaper. Demand for better spec wools remained strong all day and the market finished on a positive note.

The passed-in rate for fleece was 26.0%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings finished the day unchanged.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were generally unchanged today.

 

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece firm to slightly cheaper, and skirtings 10c dearer, and open tops 25c dearer.

FLEECES

The fleece market opened 10 cents dearer today with the fine end most affected. As the sale progressed 19.5u-20.5u drifted 10 cents cheaper, while the finer end closed around 20 cents dearer.

The passed-in rate for fleece was 9.8%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings finished the day around 10 cents dearer.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were 25 cents dearer today.

 

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece firm to slightly cheaper, and skirtings 20-30c dearer, and open tops unchanged.

FLEECES

The fleece market opened 10 cents dearer today with strong demand for best spec wools. As the sale progressed 19.5u and broader began to ease and finished 10 cents cheaper. Finer microns remained 10 cents dearer.

The passed-in rate for fleece was 19.8%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings finished the day around 20-30 cents dearer.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were generally unchanged today.

 

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece 5 cents dearer, and skirtings 10-20c dearer, and open tops 10 cents dearer.

FLEECES

Fleece prices were generally firm to 5 cents dearer today. There was good demand from all exporters, and combined with a large number of withdrawns prior to sale, helped prices remain firm through to the end of the day.

The passed-in rate for fleece was 8.2%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings finished the day around 10-20 cents dearer with finer microns the most affected.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were generally 10 cents dearer today.