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Wool Sale Report for BW40 held on
20th March 2013


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The eighteenth British Wool Sale of the 2012/13 Season was held by the British Wool Marketing Board at Wool House and offered 2,035,609 kilos. This was yet another very strong sale with good demand across the range of types on offer, which resulted in a 98% clearance. Compared to the last time sold Pick and Super Hogs 4% dearer, other Pick and Supers Firm Halfbreds up to 2.5% dearer Crosses Firm except Hogs which were 5% cheaper Radnors 3.5% dearer Cheviots 2-7% dearer Welsh Firm Swaledale Firm Blackface Fully Firm except Cotts which were 5% cheaper


Summary

Average Price Indicator (greasy) Indicator (clean) Offered Sold Clearance Cumulative Price
118
p/kg
127
p/kg
181
p/kg
2.03
million kgs
1.99
million kgs
98% 120
p/kg

Latest Prices

Following the last sale on 6th March 2013, we quote the following prices greasy pence per kilo:

Grade Description 2013
Sale No. 39 - 06/03/2013
p per kg
2013
Sale No. 40 - 20/03/2013
p per kg
226 Pick & Super WRS Up to 160 Up to 166
232 Pick & Super Cast Up to 148 Up to 151
338 Halfbred Wrs Up to 173 Up to 175
345 Halfbred Wrs Cast Up to 166 Up to 168
399 Medium Wrs Disc. - -
416 Masham Cotts - -
430 Cross WRS Up to 136 -
434 Cross WRS Cast Up to 145 Up to 140
616 Cheviot Wethers - Up to 176
620 Cheviot Cast - Up to 171
657 Medium Radnor X Cast - -
659 Fine Radnor X Cast Up to 159 -
663 Welsh Cast Up to 79 Up to 78
666 Red Kempy & Lt Grey Welsh Up to 70 -
668 Red Kempy & Lt Grey Radnor X Up to 97 Up to 94
707 Swaledale Up to 57 Up to 51
709 Swaledale Grey Up to 50 Up to 50
723 Blackface Carpet White - Up to 93
732 Blackface Light Cast - Up to 86

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
BW40 20/03/2013 118 127 181 2.03 1.99 98 120
BW39 06/03/2013 124 128 183 2.13 2.09 98 120
BW38 20/02/2013 115 122 175 2.43 2.04 84 119
BW37 06/02/2013 127 129 185 2.43 2.23 91 120
BW36 23/01/2013 133 136 196 2.56 2.56 100 119
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. BW40 - Date: 20/03/2013
Overall Sale Average 119.35 p/kg
Total Offering 1,366,315 kgs
Total Sold 1,325,524 kgs
% Clearance 97%
Total Value £1,581,978.50
This Season's Clip - 2012
Overall Sale Average 119.35 p/kg
Total Offering 1,366,315 kgs
Total Sold 1,325,524 kgs
% Clearance 97%
Total Value £1,581,978.50
Last Season's Clip - 2011
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. BW40 - Date: 20/03/2013
Overall Sale Average 115.54 p/kg
Total Offering 669,294 kgs
Total Sold 661,484 kgs
% Clearance 99%
Total Value £764,261.45
This Season's Clip - 2012
Overall Sale Average 115.54 p/kg
Total Offering 669,294 kgs
Total Sold 661,484 kgs
% Clearance 99%
Total Value £764,261.45
Last Season's Clip - 2011
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 - 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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