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Wool Sale Report for BW8 held on
19th October 2011


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The eighth British Wool Sale of the 2011/12 Season was held by the British Wool Marketing Board at Wool House and offered 1,751,566 kilos. This was yet another strong sale with keen bidding resulting in a clearance of 96%. Compared to the last time sold Pick and Supers Fully Firm Halfbreds Fully Firm Crosses Fully Firm Cheviots 2.5 - 3.5% dearer Light Grey Radnors 6% dearer, all other Radnors Firm Welsh 2 - 2.5% dearer Blackface Firm


Summary

Average Price Indicator (greasy) Indicator (clean) Offered Sold Clearance Cumulative Price
186
p/kg
184
p/kg
0
p/kg
1.75
million kgs
1.68
million kgs
96% 0
p/kg

Latest Prices

Following the last sale on 5th October 2011, we quote the following prices greasy pence per kilo:

Grade Description 2011
Sale No. 7 - 05/10/2011
p per kg
2011
Sale No. 8 - 19/10/2011
p per kg
226 Pick & Super WRS Up to 200 Up to 208
232 Pick & Super Cast Up to 193 Up to 192
338 Halfbred Wrs Up to 213 Up to 218
345 Halfbred Wrs Cast Up to 208 Up to 214
399 Medium Wrs Disc. Up to 196 -
416 Masham Cotts Up to 209 -
430 Cross WRS Up to 211 Up to 221
434 Cross WRS Cast Up to 208 Up to 204
616 Cheviot Wethers - Up to 229
620 Cheviot Cast - Up to 217
657 Medium Radnor X Cast Up to 210 -
659 Fine Radnor X Cast Up to 205 Up to 203
663 Welsh Cast Up to 146 Up to 140
666 Red Kempy & Lt Grey Welsh Up to 98 Up to 99
668 Red Kempy & Lt Grey Radnor X Up to 144 Up to 156
707 Swaledale Up to 136 -
709 Swaledale Grey Up to 100 -
723 Blackface Carpet White Up to 170 Up to 175
732 Blackface Light Cast Up to 168 Up to 168

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 19/10/2011 186 184 0 1.75 1.68 96 0
BW7 05/10/2011 183 183 0 1.79 1.78 99 0
BW6 21/09/2011 187 180 0 1.79 1.75 98 0
BW5 07/09/2011 177 174 0 1.79 1.46 82 0
BW4 24/08/2011 173 175 0 1.69 1.15 68 0
BW3 10/08/2011 186 177 0 1.26 0.74 59 0
BW2 20/07/2011 190 181 0 1.40 1.38 98 0
BW1 06/07/2011 179 174 0 1.35 1.34 99 0

Sale Analysis - Spot Sales

Sale No. BW8 - Date: 19/10/2011
Overall Sale Average 183.26 p/kg
Total Offering 1,209,574 kgs
Total Sold 1,147,017 kgs
% Clearance 95%
Total Value £2,102,001.23
This Season's Clip - 2011
Overall Sale Average 183.26 p/kg
Total Offering 1,209,574 kgs
Total Sold 1,147,017 kgs
% Clearance 95%
Total Value £2,102,001.23
Last Season's Clip - 2010
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. BW8 - Date: 19/10/2011
Overall Sale Average 192.28 p/kg
Total Offering 541,992 kgs
Total Sold 533,524 kgs
% Clearance 98%
Total Value £1,025,835.54
This Season's Clip - 2011
Overall Sale Average 192.28 p/kg
Total Offering 541,992 kgs
Total Sold 533,524 kgs
% Clearance 98%
Total Value £1,025,835.54
Last Season's Clip - 2010
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 - 2012
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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