Market continues to strengthen.
North Island only offering 9,800 bales. The selection consisted of 60% crossbred early shorn/second shear, good colour bulk 3″, 11% crossbred fleece average style, 8% end of season lambs average style, 17% associated oddments and 4% miscellaneous types. Keen widespread competition with Indian Sub Continent main and support from the United Kingdom, Europe and Australasian carpet mills.
Good style 5% dearer.
Average style fleece 4% dearer.
Good style up to 10% dearer.
All descriptions 5% dearer.
All descriptions 15% dearer.
1% Passed In.
South Island only offering 10,500 bales Wednesday 30th June.