Market continues to ease
North Island only selling today with 9,000 bales on offer. The selection consisted of 70% second shear, good style, 36.0 to 39.0 micron bulk 50/100mm. Also on offer were 25 percent associated oddments and 5 percent miscellaneous types. Limited competition with Australasian carpet mills main and support from Europe and India.
No fleece on offer this week.
50/100mm and shorter 5% cheaper.
75/100mm and longer 3% cheaper.
In a limited selection 4% dearer.
All descriptions buyers favour.
18% Passed In.
South Island only offering 7,800 bales on 13th June.
Second Shears Summary
↓ 50/100mm & shorter
Variation %: 5
↓ 75/100mm & longer
Variation %: 3
Variation %: 4
↓ All descriptions
Variation %: Buyers favour