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The fifteenth British Wool sale of the 2014/15 Season was held by the British Wool Marketing Board at Wool House and offered 1,688,543 kgs. With a varied selection on offer at today's sale, the bidding was at times selective with good colour wools selling at a premium. The clearance was 78%. Compared to the last time sold: Fine types - No.1 grades fully firm, others up to 2% cheaper. Medium types - No.1 grades up to 3.5% dearer, No.2's and naturally discoloured grades buyers favour. Romney types - Buyers favour. Mule types - Hogs up to 2.5% dearer, others 1-2.5% cheaper. Cheviot types - firm. Radnor types - Buyers favour. Welsh types - Buyers favour. Swaledale types - 2.5% cheaper. Blackface types - No.1 grades fully firm, others 2-4% cheaper.
 results summary
avg. price
(p per kg)
143
indicator (greasy) 148
indicator (clean) 216
percentage clearance 78%
> latest prices

Following the last sale on 03 March 2015, we quote the following prices greasy pence per kilo:

Description 2015
Sale No. 78 - 03/03/2015
p per kg
2015
Sale No. 79 - 17/03/2015
p per kg
Fine Ewes No. 1 Up to 180 Up to 171
Fine Ewes No. 2 Up to 155 Up to 142
Medium Ewes No. 1 Up to 190 Up to 199
Medium Ewes No. 2 Up to 181 Up to 178
Mule Ewes No. 1 Up to 170 Up to 169
Mule Ewes No. 2 Up to 169 Up to 162
Cheviot Ewes No. 1 Up to 205 -
Cheviot Ewes No. 2 Up to 199 Up to 192
Fine Radnor No. 1 Up to 181 -
Fine Radnor No. 2 Up to 147 -
Welsh No. 1 Up to 116 -
Welsh No. 2 Up to 114 Up to 110
Swaledale No. 1 Up to 110 -
Swaledale Grey Up to 106 Up to 103
Blackface Medium No. 1 Up to 139 -
Blackface No. 2 Up to 127 Up to 120

 
Sale History  
Sale Sale Average
p/kg
Indicator (greasy)
p/kg
Indicator (clean)
p/kg
Offered
Million kgs
% Clearance
BW79 17/03/2015 143 148 216 1.69 78
BW78 03/03/2015 144 152 222 1.79 93
BW77 10/02/2015 144 152 223 1.71 95
BW76 27/01/2015 142 153 223 1.73 86
BW75 06/01/2015 148 155 227 1.72 98

> Sale Analysis - Spot Sales

Sale No. BW79 - Date: 17/03/2015

Overall Sale Average 143.66 p/kg
BFWPI (greasy) 148 p/kg
BFWPI (clean) 216 p/kg
Total Offering 1,258,463 kgs
Total Sold 946,543 kgs
% Clearance 75 %
Total Value 1,359,776.74
This Season's Clip - 2014
Overall Sale Average 143.66 p/kg
Total Offering 1,258,463 kgs
Total Sold 946,543 kgs
% Clearance 75 %
Total Value 1,359,776.74
Last Season's Clip - 2013
Overall Sale Average N/A p/kg
Total Offering N/A kgs
Total Sold N/A kgs
% Clearance N/A %
Total Value N/A

> Sale Analysis - Forward Sales

Sale No. BW79 - Date: 17/03/2015

Overall Sale Average 140.23 p/kg
BFWPI (greasy) 148 p/kg
BFWPI (clean) 216 p/kg
Total Offering 430,080 kgs
Total Sold 371,583 kgs
% Clearance 86 %
Total Value 521,054.00
This Season's Clip - 2014
Overall Sale Average 140.23 p/kg
Total Offering 430,080 kgs
Total Sold 371,583 kgs
% Clearance 86 %
Total Value 521,054.00
Last Season's Clip - 2013
Overall Sale Average N/A p/kg
Total Offering N/A kgs
Total Sold N/A kgs
% Clearance N/A %
Total Value N/A
Next Season's Clip - 2015
Overall Sale Average N/A p/kg
Total Offering N/A kgs
Total Sold N/A kgs
% Clearance N/A %
Total Value N/A

> Graphs

Sale No. BW79 - Date: 17/03/2015

British Fleece Wool Price Indicator
(greasy)
120 -

100 -
 

153

BW70
164

BW71
160

BW72
154

BW73
153

BW74
155

BW75
153

BW76
152

BW77
152

BW78
148

BW79
Sales
07 October 2014 - 17 March 2015

British Fleece Wool Price Indicator
(clean)
180 -

160 -
 

222

BW70
237

BW71
234

BW72
227

BW73
225

BW74
227

BW75
223

BW76
223

BW77
222

BW78
216

BW79
Sales
07 October 2014 - 17 March 2015

British Wool Sale % Clearance
100 -

30 -
 

91

BW70
94

BW71
84

BW72
82

BW73
96

BW74
98

BW75
86

BW76
95

BW77
93

BW78
78

BW79
Sales
07 October 2014 - 17 March 2015

British Wool Sale Price Average
80 -

30 -
 

153

BW70
154

BW71
151

BW72
147

BW73
145

BW74
148

BW75
142

BW76
144

BW77
144

BW78
143

BW79
Sales
07 October 2014 - 17 March 2015

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