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Wool Sale Report for BW39 held on
11th March 2009


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Result of BW39 British Wool Sale - 11th March 2009 The seventeenth British Wool Sale of the 2008/09 Season was held by the British Wool Marketing Board at Wool House and offered 2,129,177 kilos. The sale opened strongly and continued to gather momentum, with prices advancing rapidly, albeit from recent low levels in some cases. This resulted in a clearance of 94%. Compared to the last time sold Pick and Supers up to 10% dearer Halfbreds up to 10% dearer Crosses 10-15% dearer Radnors 10-20% dearer Welsh 5 - 10% dearer Swaledale Sellers Favour


Summary

Average Price Indicator (greasy) Indicator (clean) Offered Sold Clearance Cumulative Price
67
p/kg
68
p/kg
0
p/kg
2.12
million kgs

million kgs
94% 0
p/kg

Latest Prices

Following the last sale on 25th February 2009, we quote the following prices greasy pence per kilo:

Grade Description 2009
Sale No. 38 - 25/02/2009
p per kg
2009
Sale No. 39 - 11/03/2009
p per kg
226 Pick & Super WRS Up to 76 Up to 78
232 Pick & Super Cast Up to 69 Up to 77
338 Halfbred Wrs Up to 80 Up to 82
345 Halfbred Wrs Cast Up to 78 Up to 82
399 Medium Wrs Disc. - -
416 Masham Cotts - -
430 Cross WRS Up to 69 Up to 78
434 Cross WRS Cast Up to 65 Up to 75
616 Cheviot Wethers Up to 81 -
620 Cheviot Cast Up to 76 Up to 78
657 Medium Radnor X Cast - -
659 Fine Radnor X Cast Up to 66 Up to 82
663 Welsh Cast Up to 51 Up to 59
666 Red Kempy & Lt Grey Welsh Up to 50 Up to 55
668 Red Kempy & Lt Grey Radnor X Up to 50 Up to 55
707 Swaledale - Up to 39
709 Swaledale Grey Up to 30 Up to 31
723 Blackface Carpet White Up to 79 Up to 79
732 Blackface Light Cast Up to 57 Up to 60

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
BW39 11/03/2009 67 68 0 2.12 94 0
BW38 25/02/2009 61 64 0 2.28 74 0
BW37 11/02/2009 61 65 0 2.26 84 0
BW36 28/01/2009 61 65 0 2.29 65 0
BW35 14/01/2009 64 67 0 2.08 60 0
BW34 10/12/2008 65 68 0 2.24 47 0
BW33 26/11/2008 66 70 0 2.28 52 0
BW32 12/11/2008 66 70 0 1.71 58 0
BW31 29/10/2008 67 71 0 2.17 36 0
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. BW39 - Date: 11/03/2009
Overall Sale Average 68.74 p/kg
Total Offering 1,222,035 kgs
Total Sold 1,151,646 kgs
% Clearance 94%
Total Value £791,668.98
This Season's Clip - 2008
Overall Sale Average 68.74 p/kg
Total Offering 1,222,035 kgs
Total Sold 1,151,646 kgs
% Clearance 94%
Total Value £791,668.98
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

Sale Analysis - Forward Sales

Sale No. BW39 - Date: 11/03/2009
Overall Sale Average 64.19 p/kg
Total Offering 907,142 kgs
Total Sold 842,871 kgs
% Clearance 93%
Total Value £541,080.30
This Season's Clip - 2008
Overall Sale Average 64.19 p/kg
Total Offering 907,142 kgs
Total Sold 842,871 kgs
% Clearance 93%
Total Value £541,080.30
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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