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.

 

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece 30-40 cents dearer, skirtings 80 cents dearer and open tops 50-100 cents dearer.

FLEECE

The market recovered nearly all of yesterday’s losses, with prices generally 30-40 cents dearer. Better spec fleece were the most affected, and the large supply of tender wools saw these types drift towards the end of the sale.
Fleece had a passed-in rate of 23.0%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings were up to 80 cents dearer.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were 50-100 cents dearer.

 

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece 30-50 cents cheaper, skirtings 100 cents cheaper and open tops 50-100 cents cheaper.

FLEECE

Better followed the lead from eastern states and opened 50-60 cents cheaper. A very high passed-in rate saw prices edge back up during the sale to finish around 30-40 cents cheaper. Tender, high cvh wools were the most affected by the falls.
Fleece had a passed-in rate of 55.4%

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings were up to 100 cents cheaper.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were around 50-100 cents dearer, with 18.5-19.5u the most affected.

 

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece generally firm to slightly dearer, skirtings 70 cents cheaper and open tops 40-50 cents cheaper.

FLEECE

The fleece market steadied after yesterday’s volatility, with prices generally 10-15 cents dearer with better spec 19.5u and finer the most affected.
Fleece had a passed-in rate of 17.6%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings lost yesterday’s gains and were generally 70-80 cents cheaper.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were around 40-50 cents cheaper.

 

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece generally unchanged at close, skirtings 100 cents dearer and open tops 40-50 cents dearer.

FLEECE

An incredible day in Fremantle with fleece prices opening 100-120 cents dearer at beginning of sale. By midway through the sale prices showed signs of weakening, and continued to drop to finish very close to pre-Christmas levels. As prices fell the passed-in rate rose with very little wool actually sold in the last 15 minutes.
Fleece had a passed-in rate of 25.6%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings were generally 100-120 cents dearer.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were around 40-50 cents dearer.

 

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece generally 10 cents dearer, skirtings 15-20 cents dearer and open tops 10-15 cents dearer.

FLEECE

Good demand combined with a smaller offering saw the fleece market in end the year on a strong note. Fleece prices were generally 10 cents dearer across all microns.
Fleece had a passed-in rate of 9.0%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings were generally 15-20 cents dearer.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were around 10-15 cents dearer.

 

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece generally 70 cents dearer, skirtings 15-20 cents dearer and open tops 25 cents dearer.

FLEECE

Fleece prices opened 50 cents dearer when the sale began, and quickly pushed up to 70 cents dearer. Prices maintained these levels for the rest of the sale. Some exporters such as Meliwa, Seatech, Modiano and West Coast were all very quiet.
Fleece had a passed-in rate of 4.2%.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings were generally 15-20 cents dearer.

OPEN TOP

18.5u and finer open tops were 40-50 cents dearer, while 19.5u and broader were 15-20 cents dearer.

 

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece generally 5-10 cents dearer, skirtings 15-20 cents cheaper and open tops 10-15 cents cheaper.

FLEECE

Strong demand for well tested fleece helped push prices 5-10 cents dearer across all microns today.
Fleece had a passed-in rate of 17.1%

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings were generally 15-20 cents cheaper.

OPEN TOP

Open tops 15-20 cents cheaper.

 

 

FREMANTLE MARKET REPORT

COMMENT

Fleece generally 10-15 cents dearer, skirtings 15-20 cents dearer and open tops 25 cents cheaper.

FLEECE

Fleece prices opened 10-15 cents dearer today, with better spec lots holding these levels while high cvh lots drifted towards the end of the sale.
Fleece had a passed-in rate of 5.3%, while over 100 lots of fleece were withdrawn prior to the sale.

SKIRTINGS

Skirtings were generally 15-20 cents dearer.

OPEN TOP

Open tops were irregular, with falls of up to 25 cents.