South Island only offering 9,200 bales. The selection consisted of 60% crossbred fleece, good/average style 3/5″, 4/6″, 20% lambs mainly good style, 15% oddments all descriptions and 5% miscellaneous types. Still very keen widespread competition across most sectors with buyers. The main competition was China & Europe with good support from the Sub-Continent, local and Australasian mills.
All styles firm to sellers favour.
Crossbred hoggets firm to buyers favour.
Up to 5% cheaper.
All descriptions up to 3% dearer.
22% Passed In.
North Island only offering 9,700 bales on 31st March.