Market generally firm.
North Island offering 7,950 bales and South Island offering 8,175 bales. The selection consisted of 50% good/average colour crossbred and hogget fleece, 20% lambs good colour new season clip, 15% crossbred shears, good colour bulk 75mm and 15% oddments. Some more spirited competition from the local and Australasian mills today resulted in pressure on China and the Subcontinent to take a more supportive role.
Crossbred fleece all descriptions fully firm.
Crossbred shears all descriptions fully firm.
New season lambs buyers favour.
All descriptions generally firm.
9% Passed In.
North Island only offering 7,500 bales on 21st January.