Market firm tending dearer.
South Island only selling today with 6,000 bales on offer. Selection was made up of 45% average/poor colour crossbred fleece, bulk 75/150mm, 12% good/average colour crossbred second shear bulk 75mm, 23% average colour crossbred lambs 29-31 micron, 6% merino/halfbred fleece, 10% associated oddments and 4% miscellaneous types. Indian sub-continent and local carpet mills main, supported by China, Europe and United Kingdom.
In a limited selection good colour 10% dearer
Poorer style firm.
Good style 5% dearer.
All lambs firm.
All descriptions firm.
21% passed in.
North Island only offering 9,500 bales, Thursday 15th June.