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Wool Sale Report for BW25 held on
6th August 2008


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Result of BW25 - 6th August 2008 The third British Wool Sale of the 2008/09 Season was held by the British Wool Marketing Board at Wool House and offered 1,506,017 kilos. Whilst most types were well sought after, the market was relatively quiet due to the summer holidays. Nevertheless, a clearance of 65% of available wool was achieved. Compared to the last sale BW24 on 16th July 2008 Pick and Supers Sellers Favour Halfbred Hogs Firm, Wethers 2% cheaper Crosses up to 2% cheaper Medium Radnors Firm, other Radnors 2% cheaper Welsh Fully Firm Compared to the last time sold Cheviot Hogs 2% dearer, other Cheviots Firm


Summary

Average Price Indicator (greasy) Indicator (clean) Offered Sold Clearance Cumulative Price
75
p/kg
76
p/kg
0
p/kg
1.50
million kgs

million kgs
60% 0
p/kg

Latest Prices

Following the last sale on 16th July 2008, we quote the following prices greasy pence per kilo:

Grade Description 2008
Sale No. 24 - 16/07/2008
p per kg
2008
Sale No. 25 - 06/08/2008
p per kg
226 Pick & Super WRS - Up to 80
232 Pick & Super Cast - Up to 74
338 Halfbred Wrs - Up to 81
345 Halfbred Wrs Cast - Up to 83
399 Medium Wrs Disc. - -
416 Masham Cotts - -
430 Cross WRS - Up to 82
434 Cross WRS Cast - Up to 80
616 Cheviot Wethers - Up to 88
620 Cheviot Cast - Up to 83
657 Medium Radnor X Cast - -
659 Fine Radnor X Cast - Up to 74
663 Welsh Cast - Up to 67
666 Red Kempy & Lt Grey Welsh - Up to 61
668 Red Kempy & Lt Grey Radnor X - Up to 70
707 Swaledale - -
709 Swaledale Grey - -
723 Blackface Carpet White - -
732 Blackface Light Cast - -

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
BW25 06/08/2008 75 76 0 1.50 60 0
BW24 16/07/2008 77 77 0 1.85 55 0
BW23 02/07/2008 77 77 0 1.76 68 0

Sale Analysis - Spot Sales

Sale No. BW25 - Date: 06/08/2008
Overall Sale Average 74.45 p/kg
Total Offering 1,000,569 kgs
Total Sold 679,306 kgs
% Clearance 68%
Total Value £505,733.36
This Season's Clip - 2008
Overall Sale Average 75.67 p/kg
Total Offering 859,598 kgs
Total Sold 541,446 kgs
% Clearance 63%
Total Value £409,712.61
Last Season's Clip - 2007
Overall Sale Average 69.65 p/kg
Total Offering 140,971 kgs
Total Sold 137,860 kgs
% Clearance 98%
Total Value £96,020.75

Sale Analysis - Forward Sales

Sale No. BW25 - Date: 06/08/2008
Overall Sale Average 76.72 p/kg
Total Offering 505,448 kgs
Total Sold 220,308 kgs
% Clearance 44%
Total Value £169,023.05
This Season's Clip - 2008
Overall Sale Average 76.72 p/kg
Total Offering 505,448 kgs
Total Sold 220,308 kgs
% Clearance 44%
Total Value £169,023.05
Last Season's Clip - 2007
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 - 2009
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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