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Wool Sale Report for BW35 held on
9th January 2013


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The thirteenth British Wool Sale of the 2012/13 season was held by the British Wool Marketing Board at Wool House and offered 2,490,577 kilos. The first sale of 2013 saw the market open very strongly. Competition was keen and well spread with prices advancing throughout the sale. This resulted in 2.46 million kgs sold. (99% of the offering). Compared to the last time sold: Pick and Supers 3.5 - 7% dearer Halfbreds generally 8% dearer Cross Hogs up to 4% dearer, other Crosses 5 - 8% dearer Cheviots up to 10% dearer Radnors 8 - 10% dearer Welsh 2.5 - 5% dearer Swaledale 2 - 5% dearer Blackface up to 7% dearer


Summary

Average Price Indicator (greasy) Indicator (clean) Offered Sold Clearance Cumulative Price
116
p/kg
122
p/kg
175
p/kg
2.49
million kgs
2.46
million kgs
99% 116
p/kg

Latest Prices

Following the last sale on 12th December 2012, we quote the following prices greasy pence per kilo:

Grade Description 2012
Sale No. 34 - 12/12/2012
p per kg
2013
Sale No. 35 - 09/01/2013
p per kg
226 Pick & Super WRS Up to 136 Up to 150
232 Pick & Super Cast Up to 128 Up to 127
338 Halfbred Wrs Up to 143 Up to 156
345 Halfbred Wrs Cast Up to 137 Up to 152
399 Medium Wrs Disc. - -
416 Masham Cotts - -
430 Cross WRS Up to 129 Up to 137
434 Cross WRS Cast Up to 136 Up to 144
616 Cheviot Wethers - Up to 163
620 Cheviot Cast - Up to 152
657 Medium Radnor X Cast - -
659 Fine Radnor X Cast Up to 132 Up to 142
663 Welsh Cast Up to 95 Up to 96
666 Red Kempy & Lt Grey Welsh Up to 69 Up to 72
668 Red Kempy & Lt Grey Radnor X Up to 96 Up to 93
707 Swaledale Up to 61 -
709 Swaledale Grey Up to 51 Up to 52
723 Blackface Carpet White - Up to 98
732 Blackface Light Cast - Up to 102

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
BW35 09/01/2013 116 122 175 2.49 2.46 99 116
BW34 12/12/2012 115 115 165 2.49 2.28 91 115
BW33 28/11/2012 113 113 161 2.49 2.15 86 116
BW32 14/11/2012 111 112 161 2.15 1.51 70 117
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. BW35 - Date: 09/01/2013
Overall Sale Average 117.75 p/kg
Total Offering 1,552,341 kgs
Total Sold 1,517,510 kgs
% Clearance 98%
Total Value £1,786,935.97
This Season's Clip - 2012
Overall Sale Average 117.75 p/kg
Total Offering 1,550,095 kgs
Total Sold 1,517,510 kgs
% Clearance 98%
Total Value £1,786,935.97
Last Season's Clip - 2011
Overall Sale Average 0.00 p/kg
Total Offering 2,246 kgs
Total Sold 0 kgs
% Clearance 0%
Total Value £0.00

Sale Analysis - Forward Sales

Sale No. BW35 - Date: 09/01/2013
Overall Sale Average 113.60 p/kg
Total Offering 938,236 kgs
Total Sold 938,236 kgs
% Clearance 100%
Total Value £1,065,813.71
This Season's Clip - 2012
Overall Sale Average 117.20 p/kg
Total Offering 878,951 kgs
Total Sold 878,951 kgs
% Clearance 100%
Total Value £1,030,164.48
Last Season's Clip - 2011
Overall Sale Average 60.13 p/kg
Total Offering 59,285 kgs
Total Sold 59,285 kgs
% Clearance 100%
Total Value £35,649.23
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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