South Island only selling today with 8,200 bales on offer. The selection consisted of 65% ewe and hogget fleece, 33.0 to 38.0 micron, 12% merinos including carding types, 8% Halfbred & Corriedale fleece and 15% ewe and hogget oddments. Widespread competition with China main and support from Europe, the United Kingdom, India and the Sub-Continent.
16.0 to 19.0 micron plus 6%.
20.0 to 23.5 micron plus 3.5%.
24.0 to 27.5 micron plus 10%.
28.0 to 30.0 micron generally plus 6%.
31.0 to 38.0 micron sellers favour.
75/100 mm and shorter firm.
Crossbred oddments all descriptions sellers favour.
Merino cardings plus 4%.
12% Passed In.
North Island only selling with 7,200 bales on offer 21st November.