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Wool Sale Report for BW30 held on
15th October 2008


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The eighth British Wool Sale of the 2008/09 Season was held by the British Wool Marketing Board at Wool House and offered 1,703,804 kilos. The market was a little quieter today. Nevertheless, there was still strong demand on certain types resulting in a 65% clearance. Compared to last sale - BW29 on 1st October 2008: Halfbreds Firm, except Cast Wethers, which were upto 2.5% cheaper. Crosses upto 2% cheaper. Fine Radnors upto 2% cheaper, other Radnors Firm. Cheviots Fully Firm. Welsh Buyers Favour. Swaledale Firm. Blackface Fully Firm.


Summary

Average Price Indicator (greasy) Indicator (clean) Offered Sold Clearance Cumulative Price
71
p/kg
73
p/kg
0
p/kg
1.70
million kgs

million kgs
65% 0
p/kg

Latest Prices

Following the last sale on 1st October 2008, we quote the following prices greasy pence per kilo:

Grade Description 2008
Sale No. 29 - 01/10/2008
p per kg
2008
Sale No. 30 - 15/10/2008
p per kg
226 Pick & Super WRS - Up to 76
232 Pick & Super Cast - Up to 73
338 Halfbred Wrs - Up to 84
345 Halfbred Wrs Cast - Up to 79
399 Medium Wrs Disc. - -
416 Masham Cotts - -
430 Cross WRS - Up to 80
434 Cross WRS Cast - Up to 73
616 Cheviot Wethers - Up to 89
620 Cheviot Cast - Up to 88
657 Medium Radnor X Cast - -
659 Fine Radnor X Cast - Up to 73
663 Welsh Cast - Up to 67
666 Red Kempy & Lt Grey Welsh - Up to 62
668 Red Kempy & Lt Grey Radnor X - Up to 63
707 Swaledale - Up to 52
709 Swaledale Grey - Up to 44
723 Blackface Carpet White - Up to 89
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
BW30 15/10/2008 71 73 0 1.70 65 0
BW29 01/10/2008 72 75 0 2.11 72 0
BW28 17/09/2008 75 75 0 1.81 86 0
BW27 03/09/2008 76 77 0 2.16 90 0
BW26 20/08/2008 76 77 0 2.17 94 0
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. BW30 - Date: 15/10/2008
Overall Sale Average 70.82 p/kg
Total Offering 1,204,220 kgs
Total Sold 734,286 kgs
% Clearance 61%
Total Value £519,994.14
This Season's Clip - 2008
Overall Sale Average 70.75 p/kg
Total Offering 1,201,109 kgs
Total Sold 731,175 kgs
% Clearance 61%
Total Value £517,287.57
Last Season's Clip - 2007
Overall Sale Average 87.00 p/kg
Total Offering 3,111 kgs
Total Sold 3,111 kgs
% Clearance 100%
Total Value £2,706.57

Sale Analysis - Forward Sales

Sale No. BW30 - Date: 15/10/2008
Overall Sale Average 72.53 p/kg
Total Offering 499,584 kgs
Total Sold 367,434 kgs
% Clearance 74%
Total Value £266,484.21
This Season's Clip - 2008
Overall Sale Average 72.53 p/kg
Total Offering 499,584 kgs
Total Sold 367,434 kgs
% Clearance 74%
Total Value £266,484.21
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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