Good colour firm, rest eases.

Furhmann NZ Market Report

Posted on: June 07th 2018

COMMENT

South Island only selling today with 7,350 bales on offer.  The selection consisted of second shear good colour, 75/100mm and shorter, good and average colour fleece 75/125mm.  Lambs mostly combing length good colour.  Very keen competition with Europe and China main and support from India and the United Kingdom.


FLEECE

Good colour very firm.

Poorer colour 4% cheaper.


SECOND SHEARS

75mm and shorter, good colour buyers favour.

Good/average colour 3% cheaper.


COMBING LAMBS

Good colour 1% cheaper.


COMBING SKIRTINGS

All descriptions fully firm.


SHORT ODDMENTS

All descriptions fully firm.

PASSINGS

18% Passed In.


NEXT AUCTION

North Island offering 9,500 bales on 14 June.

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