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Wool Sale Report for BW47 held on
7th August 2013


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The third British Wool Sale of the 2013/14 Season was held by the British Wool Marketing Board at Wool House and offered 2,173,124 kgs. Following recent strong sales and price gains, prices eased on most types at the sale. Despite this and the summer holiday season demand was strong with 1.76 million kilos old. Compared to the last time sold: Fine Hogs Firm, other Fine grades 5% cheaper Halfbreds 3-5% cheaper Mules 3-5% cheaper Radnors 4-5% cheaper Cheviots 2-4% cheaper Welsh Firm Swaledale 2-5% cheaper Blackface Sellers Favour


Summary

Average Price Indicator (greasy) Indicator (clean) Offered Sold Clearance Cumulative Price
141
p/kg
134
p/kg
194
p/kg
2.17
million kgs
1.76
million kgs
81% 145
p/kg

Latest Prices

Following the last sale on 17th July 2013, we quote the following prices greasy pence per kilo:

Grade Description 2013
Sale No. 46 - 17/07/2013
p per kg
2013
Sale No. 47 - 07/08/2013
p per kg
226 Fine Wethers No. 1 Up to 163 Up to 150
232 Fine Cast No. 2 Up to 148 Up to 139
338 Halfbred Wethers No. 1 Up to 180 Up to 168
345 Halfbred Wethers Cast No. 2 Up to 171 Up to 162
430 Mule Wethers No. 1 Up to 165 Up to 161
434 Mule Cast No. 2 Up to 161 Up to 154
616 Cheviot Wethers No. 1 Up to 181 Up to 185
620 Cheviot Wethers Cast No. 2 Up to 166 Up to 174
659 Fine Radnor Cross Cast No. 2 Up to 155 Up to 150
663 Welsh Cast Up to 98 Up to 97
666 Red Kempy & Light Grey Welsh Up to 93 Up to 93
668 Fine Radnor Cross Red Kempy & Light Grey Up to 98 Up to 92
707 Swaledale & Dalesbred - Up to 69
709 Swaledale Grey - Up to 64
723 Blackface Carpet White - -
732 Blackface Light Cast Up to 120 Up to 122

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
BW47 07/08/2013 141 134 194 2.17 1.76 81 145
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. BW47 - Date: 07/08/2013
Overall Sale Average 140.90 p/kg
Total Offering 1,837,479 kgs
Total Sold 1,585,133 kgs
% Clearance 86%
Total Value £2,233,460.80
This Season's Clip - 2013
Overall Sale Average 141.39 p/kg
Total Offering 1,821,814 kgs
Total Sold 1,577,898 kgs
% Clearance 87%
Total Value £2,231,011.24
Last Season's Clip - 2012
Overall Sale Average 33.86 p/kg
Total Offering 15,665 kgs
Total Sold 7,235 kgs
% Clearance 46%
Total Value £2,449.56

Sale Analysis - Forward Sales

Sale No. BW47 - Date: 07/08/2013
Overall Sale Average 138.35 p/kg
Total Offering 335,645 kgs
Total Sold 182,515 kgs
% Clearance 54%
Total Value £252,515.47
This Season's Clip - 2013
Overall Sale Average 138.35 p/kg
Total Offering 335,645 kgs
Total Sold 182,515 kgs
% Clearance 54%
Total Value £252,515.47
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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