South Island only offering 5,800 bales. The selection consisted of 40% crossbred fleece generally good colour, 5% early season halfbred fleece, 30% crossbred second shear, good colour, 8% lambs fleece good style and 17% associated oddments. Keen widespread competition with Indian Sub Continent and United Kingdom main supported by Europe and Australasian carpet mills.
Crossbred good style up to 2% dearer.
Crossbred average style fleece 2% cheaper.
Halfbred fleece buyers favour.
Good style up to 2% dearer.
All descriptions 2% dearer.
7% Passed In.
North Island only offering 7,200 bales Thursday 22nd July.