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The fifteenth British Wool Sale of the 2013/14 Season was held by the British Wool Marketing Board at Wool House and offered 1,705,327 kgs. The sale opened strongly with good demand on all types producing a clearance of 96%. Compared to the last time sold: Fine Types: Up to 8% dearer. Halfbreds: Discoloured 5% dearer, all others fully firm. Mules: Hogs 3-5% dearer, all others fully further. Cheviots: 2-7% dearer. Radnors: 2.5% cheaper. Welsh: Up to 4% dearer. Swaledale: 3.5% cheaper. Blackface: Up to 3% dearer except short fine which were 3% cheaper.
 results summary
avg. price
(p per kg)
149
indicator (greasy) 149
indicator (clean) 218
percentage clearance 96%
> latest prices

Following the last sale on 18 March 2014, we quote the following prices greasy pence per kilo:

Grade Description 2014
Sale No. 60 - 18/03/2014
2014
Sale No. 61 - 01/04/2014
p per kg
226 Fine Wethers No. 1 Up to 156 Up to 160
232 Fine Cast No. 2 Up to 137 Up to 152
338 Halfbred Wethers No. 1 Up to 177 Up to 173
345 Halfbred Wethers Cast No. 2 Up to 164 Up to 167
430 Mule Wethers No. 1 Up to 173 Up to 168
434 Mule Cast No. 2 Up to 163 Up to 164
616 Cheviot Wethers No. 1 - Up to 188
620 Cheviot Wethers Cast No. 2 - Up to 187
659 Fine Radnor Cross Cast No. 2 Up to 151 -
663 Welsh Cast Up to 148 Up to 145
666 Red Kempy & Light Grey Welsh Up to 134 Up to 125
668 Fine Radnor Cross Red Kempy & Light Grey - -
707 Swaledale & Dalesbred Up to 93 Up to 89
709 Swaledale Grey Up to 76 Up to 69
723 Blackface Carpet White Up to 159 Up to 163
732 Blackface Light Cast - Up to 157

 
Sale History  
Sale Sale Average
p/kg
Indicator (greasy)
p/kg
Indicator (clean)
p/kg
Offered
Million kgs
% Clearance
BW61 01/04/2014 149 149 218 1.71 96
BW60 18/03/2014 143 147 217 1.74 93
BW59 25/02/2014 148 149 219 1.67 88
BW58 04/02/2014 142 150 222 1.76 98
BW57 14/01/2014 147 150 223 1.69 100

> Sale Analysis - Spot Sales

Sale No. BW61 - Date: 01/04/2014

Overall Sale Average 147.62 p/kg
BFWPI (greasy) 149 p/kg
BFWPI (clean) 218 p/kg
Total Offering 1,287,501 kgs
Total Sold 1,251,505 kgs
% Clearance 97 %
Total Value 1,847,487.85
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> Sale Analysis - Forward Sales

Sale No. BW61 - Date: 01/04/2014

Overall Sale Average 152.33 p/kg
BFWPI (greasy) 149 p/kg
BFWPI (clean) 218 p/kg
Total Offering 417,826 kgs
Total Sold 388,232 kgs
% Clearance 93 %
Total Value 591,409.95
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> Graphs

Sale No. BW61 - Date: 01/04/2014

British Fleece Wool Price Indicator
(greasy)
120 -

100 -
 

153

BW50
161

BW52
162

BW53
152

BW55
146

BW56
150

BW57
150

BW58
149

BW59
147

BW60
149

BW61
Sales
18 September 2013 - 01 April 2014

British Fleece Wool Price Indicator
(clean)
180 -

160 -
 

223

BW50
236

BW52
238

BW53
225

BW55
217

BW56
223

BW57
222

BW58
219

BW59
217

BW60
218

BW61
Sales
18 September 2013 - 01 April 2014

British Wool Sale % Clearance
100 -

30 -
 

100

BW50
98

BW52
98

BW53
89

BW55
93

BW56
100

BW57
98

BW58
88

BW59
93

BW60
96

BW61
Sales
18 September 2013 - 01 April 2014

British Wool Sale Price Average
80 -

30 -
 

157

BW50
158

BW52
161

BW53
149

BW55
140

BW56
147

BW57
142

BW58
148

BW59
143

BW60
149

BW61
Sales
18 September 2013 - 01 April 2014

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