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Wool Sale Report for BW24 held on
4th October 2016


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The sixth sale of the 2016/17 Season was held by the British Wool Marketing Board at Wool House and offered 1,994,744 kgs. The market was quieter at today's sale which saw prices easing with approximately 1.2 million kgs sold (60%). Compared to last time sold: Fine types - 2.5% cheaper. Medium types - 2.5-5% cheaper. Romney types - 2.5% cheaper. Mule types - Good colour firm, others 2-4% cheaper. Cheviot types - 1.5-3% cheaper. Radnor types - 3% cheaper. Welsh types - 3.5% cheaper. Swaledale types - 5% cheaper. Blackface types - Grey fully firm, others 2-4% cheaper.


Summary

Average Price Indicator (greasy) Indicator (clean) Offered Sold Clearance Cumulative Price
115
p/kg
123
p/kg
179
p/kg
1.99
million kgs
1.19
million kgs
60% 125
p/kg

Latest Prices

Following the last sale on 20th September 2016, we quote the following prices greasy pence per kilo:

Grade Description 2016
Sale No. 23 - 20/09/2016
p per kg
2016
Sale No. 24 - 04/10/2016
p per kg
1 Fine Ewes No. 1 Up to 158 -
2 Fine Ewes No. 2 Up to 130 Up to 120
3 Medium Ewes No. 1 Up to 164 Up to 153
4 Medium Ewes No. 2 Up to 159 Up to 147
5 Mule Ewes No. 1 Up to 149 Up to 146
6 Mule Ewes No. 2 Up to 139 Up to 131
7 Cheviot Ewes No. 1 Up to 173 Up to 160
8 Cheviot Ewes No. 2 Up to 165 Up to 154
9 Fine Radnor No. 1 - -
10 Fine Radnor No. 2 Up to 120 -
11 Welsh No. 1 Up to 105 Up to 99
12 Welsh No. 2 Up to 100 Up to 98
13 Swaledale No. 1 Up to 80 Up to 73
14 Swaledale Grey Up to 64 Up to 62
15 Blackface Medium No. 1 Up to 122 Up to 123
16 Blackface No. 2 Up to 119 Up to 118

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
BW24 04/10/2016 115 123 179 1.99 1.19 60 125
BW23 20/09/2016 124 130 187 2.02 1.45 72 127
BW22 06/09/2016 124 130 191 2.02 1.79 89 128
BW21 16/08/2016 126 131 192 1.97 1.66 85 129
BW20 26/07/2016 131 131 192 1.71 1.60 94 131
BW19 05/07/2016 131 131 189 1.19 1.13 95 134

Sale Analysis - Spot Sales

Sale No. BW24 - Date: 04/10/2016
Overall Sale Average 113.43 p/kg
Total Offering 1,427,554 kgs
Total Sold 767,189 kgs
% Clearance 54%
Total Value £870,256.72
This Season's Clip - 2016
Overall Sale Average 112.94 p/kg
Total Offering 1,416,639 kgs
Total Sold 765,685 kgs
% Clearance 54%
Total Value £864,782.16
Last Season's Clip - 2015
Overall Sale Average 364.00 p/kg
Total Offering 10,915 kgs
Total Sold 1,504 kgs
% Clearance 14%
Total Value £5,474.56

Sale Analysis - Forward Sales

Sale No. BW24 - Date: 04/10/2016
Overall Sale Average 116.60 p/kg
Total Offering 567,190 kgs
Total Sold 423,849 kgs
% Clearance 75%
Total Value £494,220.25
This Season's Clip - 2016
Overall Sale Average 116.60 p/kg
Total Offering 567,190 kgs
Total Sold 423,849 kgs
% Clearance 75%
Total Value £494,220.25
Last Season's Clip - 2015
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 - 2017
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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