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Wool Sale Report for BW46 held on
17th July 2013


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The second British Wool Sale of the 2013/14 season was held by the British Wool Marketing Board at Wool House and offered 1,959,061 kgs. Another strong sale with virtually a full clearance of available wool (the overall cleanrance including Forward Not Available was 87%) following some very strong gains in the last sale, most prices were maintained. Compared to the last time sold: Fine types Fully Firm Halfbred Hogs and Discoloured 2-4% dearer, all other Halfbreds Firm Mule types Fully Firm, ecept Hogs which were 2% cheaper Radnors Firm, except Fine Cast which were 3% cheaper Welsh 2% dearer Cheviots Firm Blackface Sellers Favour


Summary

Average Price Indicator (greasy) Indicator (clean) Offered Sold Clearance Cumulative Price
148
p/kg
141
p/kg
201
p/kg
1.95
million kgs
1.70
million kgs
87% 149
p/kg

Latest Prices

Following the last sale on 3rd July 2013, we quote the following prices greasy pence per kilo:

Grade Description 2013
Sale No. 45 - 03/07/2013
p per kg
2013
Sale No. 46 - 17/07/2013
p per kg
226 Fine Wethers No. 1 Up to 165 Up to 163
232 Fine Cast No. 2 Up to 149 Up to 148
338 Halfbred Wethers No. 1 Up to 176 Up to 180
345 Halfbred Wethers Cast No. 2 Up to 177 Up to 171
430 Mule Wethers No. 1 - Up to 165
434 Mule Cast No. 2 - Up to 161
616 Cheviot Wethers No. 1 Up to 166 Up to 181
620 Cheviot Wethers Cast No. 2 Up to 166 Up to 166
659 Fine Radnor Cross Cast No. 2 - Up to 155
663 Welsh Cast - Up to 98
666 Red Kempy & Light Grey Welsh - Up to 93
668 Fine Radnor Cross Red Kempy & Light Grey Up to 158 Up to 98
707 Swaledale & Dalesbred Up to 96 -
709 Swaledale Grey Up to 89 -
723 Blackface Carpet White Up to 100 -
732 Blackface Light Cast Up to 74 Up to 120

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
BW46 17/07/2013 148 141 201 1.95 1.70 87 149
BW45 03/07/2013 143 143 203 1.76 1.38 79 149

Sale Analysis - Spot Sales

Sale No. BW46 - Date: 17/07/2013
Overall Sale Average 147.47 p/kg
Total Offering 1,490,696 kgs
Total Sold 1,464,391 kgs
% Clearance 98%
Total Value £2,159,599.34
This Season's Clip - 2013
Overall Sale Average 148.74 p/kg
Total Offering 1,436,768 kgs
Total Sold 1,410,463 kgs
% Clearance 98%
Total Value £2,097,935.32
Last Season's Clip - 2012
Overall Sale Average 114.35 p/kg
Total Offering 53,928 kgs
Total Sold 53,928 kgs
% Clearance 100%
Total Value £61,664.02

Sale Analysis - Forward Sales

Sale No. BW46 - Date: 17/07/2013
Overall Sale Average 149.74 p/kg
Total Offering 468,365 kgs
Total Sold 242,365 kgs
% Clearance 52%
Total Value £362,922.98
This Season's Clip - 2013
Overall Sale Average 149.74 p/kg
Total Offering 468,365 kgs
Total Sold 242,365 kgs
% Clearance 52%
Total Value £362,922.98
Last 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
Next Season's Clip - 2014
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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