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Wool Sale Report for BW25 held on
8th August 2012


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The third British Wool Sale of the 2012/13 Season was held by the British Wool Marketing Board at Wool House and offered 2,032,158 kilos. The market was busier than of late with a clearance of 49%. The following 2012 season wool sold Pick and Supers Firm Halfbreds up to 3% cheaper Crosses Firm Welsh Fully Firm Cheviots Firm The following 2011 season types sold Halfbreds 5% cheaper Crosses 5% cheaper Swaledale 5% cheaper Blackface 5% cheaper


Summary

Average Price Indicator (greasy) Indicator (clean) Offered Sold Clearance Cumulative Price
133
p/kg
132
p/kg
193
p/kg
2.03
million kgs
1.00
million kgs
49% 129
p/kg

Latest Prices

Following the last sale on 18th July 2012, we quote the following prices greasy pence per kilo:

Grade Description 2012
Sale No. 24 - 18/07/2012
p per kg
2012
Sale No. 25 - 08/08/2012
p per kg
226 Pick & Super WRS Up to 145 -
232 Pick & Super Cast Up to 144 Up to 139
338 Halfbred Wrs Up to 154 Up to 151
345 Halfbred Wrs Cast Up to 152 Up to 152
399 Medium Wrs Disc. - -
416 Masham Cotts - -
430 Cross WRS Up to 158 Up to 152
434 Cross WRS Cast Up to 150 Up to 149
616 Cheviot Wethers - Up to 168
620 Cheviot Cast Up to 161 Up to 153
657 Medium Radnor X Cast - -
659 Fine Radnor X Cast Up to 154 -
663 Welsh Cast Up to 110 Up to 108
666 Red Kempy & Lt Grey Welsh Up to 76 Up to 73
668 Red Kempy & Lt Grey Radnor X - -
707 Swaledale - -
709 Swaledale Grey - Up to 54
723 Blackface Carpet White Up to 121 Up to 117
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 08/08/2012 133 132 193 2.03 1.00 49 129
BW24 18/07/2012 140 135 197 1.99 0.94 47 130
BW23 04/07/2012 132 133 194 2.51 1.05 42 0

Sale Analysis - Spot Sales

Sale No. BW25 - Date: 08/08/2012
Overall Sale Average 131.16 p/kg
Total Offering 1,616,190 kgs
Total Sold 720,780 kgs
% Clearance 45%
Total Value £945,348.77
This Season's Clip - 2012
Overall Sale Average 128.31 p/kg
Total Offering 699,420 kgs
Total Sold 297,383 kgs
% Clearance 43%
Total Value £381,561.05
Last Season's Clip - 2011
Overall Sale Average 133.16 p/kg
Total Offering 916,770 kgs
Total Sold 423,397 kgs
% Clearance 46%
Total Value £563,787.72

Sale Analysis - Forward Sales

Sale No. BW25 - Date: 08/08/2012
Overall Sale Average 139.16 p/kg
Total Offering 415,968 kgs
Total Sold 281,830 kgs
% Clearance 68%
Total Value £392,190.22
This 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
Last Season's Clip - 2011
Overall Sale Average 139.16 p/kg
Total Offering 415,968 kgs
Total Sold 281,830 kgs
% Clearance 68%
Total Value £392,190.22
Next Season's Clip - 2013
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

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