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Wool Sale Report for BW30 held on
17th October 2012


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The eighth British Wool Sale of the 2012/13 season was held by the British Wool Marketing Board at Wool House and offered 1,997,480 kilo. A stronger market with good levels of demand across the range of types on offer produced a clearance of 76%. Compared to the last time sold Pick and Super Hogs 2% dearer, other Pick and Supers Fully Firm Halfbreds Fully Firm Cross Hogs up to 10% dearer, other Crosses Firm Cheviot Cast 3.5% dearer, other Cheviots Fully Firm Radnors Fully Firm Welsh up to 4% dearer Swaledale 4% dearer Blackface Firm


Summary

Average Price Indicator (greasy) Indicator (clean) Offered Sold Clearance Cumulative Price
111
p/kg
112
p/kg
161
p/kg
1.99
million kgs
1.51
million kgs
76% 116
p/kg

Latest Prices

Following the last sale on 3rd October 2012, we quote the following prices greasy pence per kilo:

Grade Description 2012
Sale No. 29 - 03/10/2012
p per kg
2012
Sale No. 30 - 17/10/2012
p per kg
226 Pick & Super WRS Up to 129 Up to 131
232 Pick & Super Cast Up to 134 Up to 126
338 Halfbred Wrs Up to 127 Up to 129
345 Halfbred Wrs Cast Up to 150 Up to 131
399 Medium Wrs Disc. - -
416 Masham Cotts - -
430 Cross WRS Up to 123 Up to 123
434 Cross WRS Cast Up to 121 Up to 119
616 Cheviot Wethers - Up to 145
620 Cheviot Cast - Up to 141
657 Medium Radnor X Cast - -
659 Fine Radnor X Cast Up to 124 Up to 123
663 Welsh Cast Up to 95 Up to 95
666 Red Kempy & Lt Grey Welsh Up to 66 Up to 67
668 Red Kempy & Lt Grey Radnor X Up to 100 -
707 Swaledale - -
709 Swaledale Grey Up to 50 -
723 Blackface Carpet White - Up to 99
732 Blackface Light Cast - Up to 97

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 17/10/2012 111 112 161 1.99 1.51 76 116
BW29 03/10/2012 113 113 162 1.98 1.44 73 118
BW28 19/09/2012 114 131 163 1.99 1.26 63 120
BW27 05/09/2012 112 122 175 2.19 0.97 44 125
BW26 22/08/2012 117 125 182 2.09 0.64 31 126
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. BW30 - Date: 17/10/2012
Overall Sale Average 110.33 p/kg
Total Offering 1,296,666 kgs
Total Sold 944,528 kgs
% Clearance 73%
Total Value £1,042,052.76
This Season's Clip - 2012
Overall Sale Average 112.38 p/kg
Total Offering 1,213,138 kgs
Total Sold 861,000 kgs
% Clearance 71%
Total Value £967,601.33
Last Season's Clip - 2011
Overall Sale Average 89.13 p/kg
Total Offering 83,528 kgs
Total Sold 83,528 kgs
% Clearance 100%
Total Value £74,451.43

Sale Analysis - Forward Sales

Sale No. BW30 - Date: 17/10/2012
Overall Sale Average 112.37 p/kg
Total Offering 700,814 kgs
Total Sold 574,905 kgs
% Clearance 82%
Total Value £645,996.93
This Season's Clip - 2012
Overall Sale Average 115.00 p/kg
Total Offering 675,983 kgs
Total Sold 550,074 kgs
% Clearance 81%
Total Value £632,565.57
Last Season's Clip - 2011
Overall Sale Average 54.09 p/kg
Total Offering 24,831 kgs
Total Sold 24,831 kgs
% Clearance 100%
Total Value £13,431.36
Next Season's Clip - 2013
Overall Sale Average 54.00 p/kg
Total Offering 24,831 kgs
Total Sold 24,831 kgs
% Clearance 100%
Total Value £13,431.00

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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