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Wool Sale Report for BW13 held on
9th January 2008


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The thirteenth British Wool Sale of the 2007/08 season was held by the British Wool Marketing Board at Wool House and offered 1,912,264 kilos. The first sale of 2008 started extremely strongly with demand sustained throughout, resulting in virtually a full clearance. Compared to the most recent sale - BW12 on 12th December 2007 Halfbred Wethers generally 5-10% dearer Hogs 2-5% dearer Crosses - Hogs 7 - 10% dearer Cotts 10% dearer Wethers 2.5 - 5% dearer Compared to the last time sold - BW10 on 14th Novembe 2007 Cheviot and Fine Discoloured 10% dearer, all other Cheviots 2-5% dearer Blackface 3-8% dearer


Summary

Average Price Indicator (greasy) Indicator (clean) Offered Sold Clearance Cumulative Price
72
p/kg
73
p/kg
0
p/kg
1.91
million kgs

million kgs
97% 0
p/kg

Latest Prices

Following the last sale on 12th December 2007, we quote the following prices greasy pence per kilo:

Grade Description 2007
Sale No. 12 - 12/12/2007
p per kg
2008
Sale No. 13 - 09/01/2008
p per kg
28 Halfbred E.W.Cast Up to 76 -
42 Cross Up to 71 -
55 Blackface med Wrs Up to 85 -
423 Cross Hog Up to 77 -
430 Cross WRS - Up to 84
435 Cross Cotts - -
603 Cheviot Hogs Up to 80 -
616 Cheviot Wrs Up to 75 Up to 89
620 Cheviot E.W. Cast - Up to 86
707 Swaledale - Up to 51
723 Blackface Carpet White - Up to 90
725 Blackface Short Fine Up to 73 -
727 Blackface Rubby Up to 62 -
729 Blackface Hogs Up to 50 -
732 Blackface Lt Cast Up to 65 Up to 74
735 Blackface Cotts Up to 46 -
794 Blackface Lt Grey Up to 39 -

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
BW13 09/01/2008 72 73 0 1.91 97 0
BW12 12/12/2007 66 70 0 2.13 83 0
BW11 28/11/2007 66 70 0 2.26 76 0
BW10 14/11/2007 69 70 0 1.99 71 0
BW9 31/10/2007 69 70 0 2.53 91 0
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. BW13 - Date: 09/01/2008
Overall Sale Average 71.89 p/kg
Total Offering 1,264,251 kgs
Total Sold 1,213,110 kgs
% Clearance 96%
Total Value £872,066.98
This Season's Clip - 2007
Overall Sale Average 71.89 p/kg
Total Offering 1,264,251 kgs
Total Sold 1,213,110 kgs
% Clearance 96%
Total Value £872,066.98
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

Sale Analysis - Forward Sales

Sale No. BW13 - Date: 09/01/2008
Overall Sale Average 73.00 p/kg
Total Offering 648,013 kgs
Total Sold 633,929 kgs
% Clearance 98%
Total Value £462,762.04
This Season's Clip - 2007
Overall Sale Average 73.00 p/kg
Total Offering 648,013 kgs
Total Sold 633,929 kgs
% Clearance 98%
Total Value £462,762.04
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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