Market mixed.

Furhmann NZ Market Report

Posted on: May 31st 2018

COMMENT

North Island only selling today with 10,000 bales on offer.  The selection consisted of mainly second shear 75/100mm and shorter, good and average colour.  There was also average colour fleece 75/125mm available.  Very keen competition with Europe and United Kingdom main with support from China and India.


FLEECE

Limited selection of good colour fleece tending buyers favour.

Poorer colour fleece 2.5% dearer.


SECOND SHEARS

75mm and shorter good colour firm.

Good/average colour 2.5% cheaper.


COMBING LAMBS

Limited selection of end of season very firm.


SHORT LAMBS

Limited selection of end of season very firm.


COMBING SKIRTINGS

All descriptions fully firm.


SHORT ODDMENTS

All descriptions fully firm.


PASSINGS

8% Passed In.


NEXT AUCTION

South Island only offering 7,500 bales on 7 June 2018.

FLEECE SUMMARY
Description Var. %
Good colour  
Poorer colour 2.5 
SECOND SHEARS SUMMARY
Description Var. %
75mm & shorter. Gd col Firm 
Good/average colour 2.5 
COMBING LAMBS SUMMARY
Description Var. %
Limited selection Very firm 
SHORT LAMBS SUMMARY
Description Var. %
Limited selection Very firm 
COMBING SKIRTINGS SUMMARY
Description Var. %
All descriptions Fully firm 
SHORT ODDMENTS SUMMARY
Description Var. %
All descriptions Very firm