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Wool Sale Report for BW40 held on
5th September 2017


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The fourth of the 2017/18 Season was held by the British Wool Marketing Board at Wool House and offered 1,899,370 kgs. The market opened strongly with sustained bidding throughout the auction resulting in a 91% clearance and all types selling well. Fine types: up to 2% dearer. Medium types: No.1's fully firm, No.2 and discoloured 2-4% dearer. Romney types: Fully firm. Mule types: 2-5% dearer. Cheviot types: Firm. Radnor types:1.5% dearer. Welsh types: up to 3% dearer. Blackface types: Firm.


Summary

Average Price Indicator (greasy) Indicator (clean) Offered Sold Clearance Cumulative Price
105
p/kg
105
p/kg
152
p/kg
1.89
million kgs
1.72
million kgs
91% 106
p/kg

Latest Prices

Following the last sale on 15th August 2017, we quote the following prices greasy pence per kilo:

Grade Description 2017
Sale No. 39 - 15/08/2017
p per kg
2017
Sale No. 40 - 05/09/2017
p per kg
1 Fine Ewes No. 1 Up to 139 Up to 134
2 Fine Ewes No. 2 Up to 102 Up to 104
3 Medium Ewes No. 1 Up to 150 Up to 153
4 Medium Ewes No. 2 Up to 116 Up to 120
5 Mule Ewes No. 1 Up to 111 Up to 115
6 Mule Ewes No. 2 Up to 106 Up to 107
7 Cheviot Ewes No. 1 Up to 157 Up to 163
8 Cheviot Ewes No. 2 Up to 145 -
9 Fine Radnor No. 1 Up to 135 Up to 134
10 Fine Radnor No. 2 Up to 103 Up to 102
11 Welsh No. 1 Up to 92 Up to 85
12 Welsh No. 2 Up to 72 Up to 76
13 Swaledale No. 1 - Up to 78
14 Swaledale Grey - Up to 57
15 Blackface Medium No. 1 - Up to 106
16 Blackface No. 2 Up to 98 Up to 102

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 05/09/2017 105 105 152 1.89 1.72 91 106
BW39 15/08/2017 107 104 150 1.73 1.49 86 107
BW38 25/07/2017 108 105 153 1.53 1.05 69 107
BW37 04/07/2017 106 108 157 1.45 1.19 81 106

Sale Analysis - Spot Sales

Sale No. BW40 - Date: 05/09/2017
Overall Sale Average 107.61 p/kg
Total Offering 1,256,474 kgs
Total Sold 1,121,569 kgs
% Clearance 91%
Total Value £1,206,871.24
This Season's Clip - 2017
Overall Sale Average 105.73 p/kg
Total Offering 1,226,824 kgs
Total Sold 1,093,453 kgs
% Clearance 89%
Total Value £1,156,061.67
Last Season's Clip - 2016
Overall Sale Average 180.71 p/kg
Total Offering 29,650 kgs
Total Sold 28,116 kgs
% Clearance 95%
Total Value £50,809.57

Sale Analysis - Forward Sales

Sale No. BW40 - Date: 05/09/2017
Overall Sale Average 100.88 p/kg
Total Offering 642,896 kgs
Total Sold 600,256 kgs
% Clearance 93%
Total Value £605,548.35
This Season's Clip - 2017
Overall Sale Average 100.88 p/kg
Total Offering 642,896 kgs
Total Sold 600,256 kgs
% Clearance 93%
Total Value £605,548.35
Last Season's Clip - 2016
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 - 2018
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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