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Wool Sale Report for BW52 held on
16th October 2013


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The seventh British Wool Sale of the 2013/14 Season was held by the British Wool Marketing Board at Wool House and offered 1,569,665 kgs. The market continued to strengthen on most types resulting in virtually a full clearance. (Three lots unsold) Compared to the last time sold: Fine Cast 12% dearer, other Fine grades up to 5% dearer Halfbreds 6% dearer Mules 4-6% dearer Radnors 5-8% dearer Welsh 3-6% dearer Swaledale White Firm, Light Greys 3.5% cheaper Blackface 4-8% dearer


Summary

Average Price Indicator (greasy) Indicator (clean) Offered Sold Clearance Cumulative Price
158
p/kg
161
p/kg
236
p/kg
1.56
million kgs
1.54
million kgs
98% 148
p/kg

Latest Prices

Following the last sale on 18th September 2013, we quote the following prices greasy pence per kilo:

Grade Description 2013
Sale No. 50 - 18/09/2013
p per kg
2013
Sale No. 52 - 16/10/2013
p per kg
226 Fine Wethers No. 1 Up to 170 Up to 175
232 Fine Cast No. 2 Up to 149 Up to 166
338 Halfbred Wethers No. 1 Up to 185 Up to 187
345 Halfbred Wethers Cast No. 2 Up to 173 Up to 181
430 Mule Wethers No. 1 Up to 183 Up to 192
434 Mule Cast No. 2 Up to 174 Up to 183
616 Cheviot Wethers No. 1 Up to 177 -
620 Cheviot Wethers Cast No. 2 Up to 186 -
659 Fine Radnor Cross Cast No. 2 Up to 165 Up to 175
663 Welsh Cast Up to 127 Up to 134
666 Red Kempy & Light Grey Welsh Up to 112 Up to 123
668 Fine Radnor Cross Red Kempy & Light Grey Up to 122 Up to 132
707 Swaledale & Dalesbred Up to 100 Up to 98
709 Swaledale Grey Up to 94 Up to 86
723 Blackface Carpet White Up to 145 Up to 160
732 Blackface Light Cast Up to 146 Up to 149

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
BW52 16/10/2013 158 161 236 1.56 1.54 98 148
BW50 18/09/2013 157 153 223 1.75 1.75 100 146
BW49 04/09/2013 148 146 212 1.59 1.59 100 144
BW48 21/08/2013 139 137 196 1.71 1.61 94 143
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. BW52 - Date: 16/10/2013
Overall Sale Average 158.16 p/kg
Total Offering 1,267,525 kgs
Total Sold 1,250,483 kgs
% Clearance 99%
Total Value £1,977,805.46
This Season's Clip - 2013
Overall Sale Average 158.16 p/kg
Total Offering 1,267,525 kgs
Total Sold 1,250,483 kgs
% Clearance 99%
Total Value £1,977,805.45
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

Sale Analysis - Forward Sales

Sale No. BW52 - Date: 16/10/2013
Overall Sale Average 155.71 p/kg
Total Offering 302,140 kgs
Total Sold 293,176 kgs
% Clearance 97%
Total Value £456,495.29
This Season's Clip - 2013
Overall Sale Average 155.71 p/kg
Total Offering 302,140 kgs
Total Sold 293,176 kgs
% Clearance 97%
Total Value £456,495.29
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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