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Wool Sale Report for BW31 held on
31st October 2012


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The ninth British Wool Sale of the 2012/13 Season was held by the British Wool Marketing Board at Wool House and offered 2,097,682 kilos. The market was strong today with prices advancing, resulting in a clearance of 94%. Compared to the last time sold: Pick & Supers 4-8% dearer, Halfbreds 5-7.5% dearer, Crosses 3-8% dearer, Radnors 4-5% dearer, Welsh 4-6% dearer, Swaledale - a small selection of 2011 Season sold well.


Summary

Average Price Indicator (greasy) Indicator (clean) Offered Sold Clearance Cumulative Price
118
p/kg
118
p/kg
169
p/kg
2.09
million kgs
1.96
million kgs
94% 118
p/kg

Latest Prices

Following the last sale on 17th October 2012, we quote the following prices greasy pence per kilo:

Grade Description 2012
Sale No. 30 - 17/10/2012
p per kg
2012
Sale No. 31 - 31/10/2012
p per kg
226 Pick & Super WRS Up to 131 Up to 143
232 Pick & Super Cast Up to 126 Up to 133
338 Halfbred Wrs Up to 129 Up to 141
345 Halfbred Wrs Cast Up to 131 Up to 145
399 Medium Wrs Disc. - -
416 Masham Cotts - -
430 Cross WRS Up to 123 Up to 134
434 Cross WRS Cast Up to 119 Up to 133
616 Cheviot Wethers Up to 145 -
620 Cheviot Cast Up to 141 -
657 Medium Radnor X Cast - -
659 Fine Radnor X Cast Up to 123 Up to 130
663 Welsh Cast Up to 95 Up to 98
666 Red Kempy & Lt Grey Welsh Up to 67 Up to 73
668 Red Kempy & Lt Grey Radnor X - Up to 103
707 Swaledale - -
709 Swaledale Grey - -
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
BW31 31/10/2012 118 118 169 2.09 1.96 94 118
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. BW31 - Date: 31/10/2012
Overall Sale Average 116.61 p/kg
Total Offering 1,262,323 kgs
Total Sold 1,174,229 kgs
% Clearance 93%
Total Value £1,369,245.35
This Season's Clip - 2012
Overall Sale Average 117.79 p/kg
Total Offering 1,234,613 kgs
Total Sold 1,148,765 kgs
% Clearance 93%
Total Value £1,353,114.10
Last Season's Clip - 2011
Overall Sale Average 63.35 p/kg
Total Offering 27,710 kgs
Total Sold 25,464 kgs
% Clearance 92%
Total Value £1,369,245.35

Sale Analysis - Forward Sales

Sale No. BW31 - Date: 31/10/2012
Overall Sale Average 120.24 p/kg
Total Offering 835,359 kgs
Total Sold 792,209 kgs
% Clearance 95%
Total Value £952,540.26
This Season's Clip - 2012
Overall Sale Average 122.56 p/kg
Total Offering 804,048 kgs
Total Sold 760,898 kgs
% Clearance 95%
Total Value £932,564.99
Last Season's Clip - 2011
Overall Sale Average 63.80 p/kg
Total Offering 31,311 kgs
Total Sold 31,311 kgs
% Clearance 100%
Total Value £952,540.26
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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