Fleece 10 cents cheaper, skirtings 20 cents cheaper, and open tops firm to 20 cents cheaper.
The fleece market opened softer across all microns today with prices generally 10-15 cents cheaper. Some exporters seemed to lift their limits towards the end of the sale and prices firmed slightly to only finish 5-10 cents cheaper at the close.
The passed-in rate for fleece was 23.8%.
Skirtings were generally 20 cents cheaper.
17.5u open tops were slightly dearer, while other microns fell around 10-20 cents.