Fuhrmann NZ Market Report

Published November 29, 2018 by Helen Cameron

Market tending dearer.

  • Comment
    South Island only selling today offering 7,300 bales.  The selection consisted of mainly crossbred fleece and shears 36.0 to 38.0 micron, good and good/average colour.  Also available were good colour crossbred hoggets 31.5 to 35.0 micron.  There was a very limited selection of 28.0 micron and finer fleece wool along with associated oddments mostly carding length, average colour.  China and Europe main competition with support from Australasian carpet mills.
  • Fleece
    Good white fleece 1% dearer.

    Good/average colour fleece very firm.

  • Second Shears
    Good white shears 1% dearer.

    Good/average colour very firm.

  • Oddments
    Carding oddments up to 3% dearer.
  • Passings
    13% Passed In.
  • Next Auction
    North Island only selling 6th December with 7,800 bales on offer.

Fleece Summary

Crossbred Fleece Good Colour

Variation %:  1

Crossbred Fleece Gd/Ave colour

Variation %:  Very firm

Second Shears Summary

Crossbred Good Colour

Variation %: 1

Crossbred Gd/Ave Colour

Variation %: Very firm


All descriptions

Variation %: 3