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Wool Sale Report for BW8 held on
17th October 2007


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Result of BW8 British Wool Sale Final Wool Sale Report - 18th October 2007 The eighth British Wool Sale of the 2007/08 Season was held by the British Wool Marketing Board at Wool House and offered 1.99 million kilos of British Wool. The market opened well with demand sustained throughout the sale resulting in a clearance of around 1.6 million kilos. (80% of the offering) Compared with the most recent sale - BW7 on 3rd October 2007 Halfbred Hogs Sellers Favour, all other Halfbreds Fully Firm Cross Cotts 2% dearer, all other Crosses Fully Firm Radnors Fully Firm Welsh Fully Firm Compared to the last time sold - BW6 on 19th September 2007 Cheviots Fully Firm Blackface Fully Firm


Summary

Average Price Indicator (greasy) Indicator (clean) Offered Sold Clearance Cumulative Price
70
p/kg
69
p/kg
0
p/kg
1.99
million kgs

million kgs
78% 0
p/kg

Latest Prices

Following the last sale on 3rd October 2007, we quote the following prices greasy pence per kilo:

Grade Description 2007
Sale No. 7 - 03/10/2007
p per kg
2007
Sale No. 8 - 17/10/2007
p per kg
226 Pick & Super WRS Up to 66 Up to 77
232 Pick & Super Cast Up to 82 Up to 62
338 Halfbred Wrs Up to 76 Up to 83
345 Halfbred Wrs Cast Up to 68 Up to 79
399 Medium Wrs Disc. Up to 73 -
416 Masham Cotts Up to 81 -
430 Cross WRS Up to 80 Up to 84
434 Cross WRS Cast Up to 75 -
616 Cheviot Wethers - Up to 89
620 Cheviot Cast Up to 61 Up to 85
657 Medium Radnor X Cast Up to 39 -
659 Fine Radnor X Cast Up to 59 Up to 64
663 Welsh Cast Up to 48 Up to 61
666 Red Kempy & Lt Grey Welsh Up to 42 Up to 39
668 Red Kempy & Lt Grey Radnor X - Up to 58
707 Swaledale - -
709 Swaledale Grey - -
723 Blackface Carpet White - Up to 90
732 Blackface Light Cast - Up to 73

Sale History

Sale Sale Average
p/kg
Indicator (greasy)
p/kg
Indicator (clean)
p/kg
Offered
million kgs
Sold
million kgs
Clearance
%
Cumulative Price
p/kg
BW8 17/10/2007 70 69 0 1.99 78 0
BW7 03/10/2007 65 69 0 2.56 68 0
BW6 19/09/2007 71 70 0 1.88 55 0
BW5 05/09/2007 69 70 0 2.16 72 0
BW4 22/08/2007 68 70 0 2.39 49 0
BW3 08/08/2007 71 72 0 1.67 41 0
BW2 18/07/2007 72 72 0 1.93 68 0
BW1 04/07/2007 76 72 0 1.54 90 0

Sale Analysis - Spot Sales

Sale No. BW8 - Date: 17/10/2007
Overall Sale Average 68.13 p/kg
Total Offering 1,322,594 kgs
Total Sold 914,884 kgs
% Clearance 69%
Total Value £623,277.45
This Season's Clip - 2007
Overall Sale Average 68.35 p/kg
Total Offering 1,314,449 kgs
Total Sold 906,739 kgs
% Clearance 69%
Total Value £619,734.38
Last Season's Clip - 2006
Overall Sale Average 43.50 p/kg
Total Offering 8,145 kgs
Total Sold 8,145 kgs
% Clearance 100%
Total Value £3,543.07

Sale Analysis - Forward Sales

Sale No. BW8 - Date: 17/10/2007
Overall Sale Average 71.64 p/kg
Total Offering 673,898 kgs
Total Sold 642,528 kgs
% Clearance 95%
Total Value £460,283.20
This Season's Clip - 2007
Overall Sale Average 71.64 p/kg
Total Offering 673,898 kgs
Total Sold 642,528 kgs
% Clearance 95%
Total Value £460,283.20
Last Season's Clip - 2006
Overall Sale Average 0.00 p/kg
Total Offering 0 kgs
Total Sold 0 kgs
% Clearance 0%
Total Value £0.00
Next Season's Clip - 2008
Overall Sale Average 0.00 p/kg
Total Offering 0 kgs
Total Sold 0 kgs
% Clearance 0%
Total Value £0.00

Graphs

British Wool Sale Price Average p/kg

British Wool Sale % Clearance

British Fleece Wool Price Indicators p/kg

British Wool Cumulative Average Price p/kg

No cumulative price data available for this sale.

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