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Wool Sale Report for BW63 held on
12th April 2006


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The twelfth Bradford sale of the 2005/06 season was held by the British Wool Marketing Board at Wool House and offered 2.89 million kilos of British Wool. The market opened well and there was good demand despite the impending Easter Holidays. As a result, over 70% of a large offering of current season's wool was sold. Compared to the last Sale - BW62 - 29th March 2006:- Halfbreds firm except discoloured grades which were Buyers Favour. Crosses up to 2% dearer. Compared to the last Bradford Sale (BW61 - 15th March 2006):- Best Pick & Supers Sellers Favour, Cast up to 2% cheaper. Red Kempy & Light Grey Radnor X 2% dearer, other Radnors 2% cheaper. Welsh up to 2.5% cheaper. Swaledale firm.


Summary

Average Price Indicator (greasy) Indicator (clean) Offered Sold Clearance Cumulative Price
72
p/kg
74
p/kg
0
p/kg
2.89
million kgs

million kgs
66% 0
p/kg

Latest Prices

Following the last sale on 29th March 2006, we quote the following prices greasy pence per kilo:

Grade Description 2006
Sale No. 62 - 29/03/2006
p per kg
2006
Sale No. 63 - 12/04/2006
p per kg
232 Pick & Super Cast Up to 77 Up to 72
338 Halfbred Wrs Up to 84 Up to 87
345 Halfbred Wrs Cast Up to 76 Up to 85
399 Medium Wrs Disc. Up to 82 Up to 80
416 Masham Cotts Up to 92 Up to 83
430 Cross Wrs Up to 90 Up to 91
434 Cross Cast Up to 88 Up to 84
657 Medium Radnor X Cast Up to 110 Up to 83
659 Fine Radnor X Cast Up to 91 Up to 85
663 Welsh Cast Up to 44 Up to 60
666 Red Kempy & Lt Grey Welsh Up to 93 -
668 Red Kempy & Lt Grey Radnor X Up to 85 Up to 74
707 Swaledale Up to 75 Up to 43
709 Swaledale Grey Up to 79 Up to 38

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
BW63 12/04/2006 72 74 0 2.89 66 0
BW62 29/03/2006 74 75 0 2.65 70 0
BW61 15/03/2006 73 75 0 2.89 73 0
BW60 01/03/2006 75 76 0 2.75 72 0
BW59 15/02/2006 74 76 0 2.88 84 0
BW58 25/01/2006 73 75 0 2.70 80 0
BW57 11/01/2006 73 74 0 2.55 56 0
BW56 14/12/2005 69 74 0 2.69 60 0
BW55 30/11/2005 71 75 0 2.59 65 0
BW54 16/11/2005 77 77 0 2.23 53 0
BW53 02/11/2005 75 77 0 2.52 70 0
BW52 19/10/2005 81 79 0 1.85 83 0
BW51 05/10/2005 78 78 0 2.39 83 0
BW50 21/09/2005 85 78 0 2.10 71 0
BW49 07/09/2005 82 78 0 2.17 51 0
BW47 10/08/2005 84 80 0 1.83 60 0
BW48 10/08/2005 80 79 0 2.30 58 0
BW46 20/07/2005 83 80 0 2.06 78 0
BW45 06/07/2005 79 80 0 2.05 74 0

Sale Analysis - Spot Sales

Sale No. BW63 - Date: 12/04/2006
Overall Sale Average 71.75 p/kg
Total Offering 1,553,501 kgs
Total Sold 1,076,329 kgs
% Clearance 69%
Total Value £772,315.38
This Season's Clip - 2005
Overall Sale Average 71.75 p/kg
Total Offering 1,553,501 kgs
Total Sold 1,076,329 kgs
% Clearance 69%
Total Value £772,315.38
Last Season's Clip - 2004
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. BW63 - Date: 12/04/2006
Overall Sale Average 73.04 p/kg
Total Offering 1,343,162 kgs
Total Sold 830,188 kgs
% Clearance 62%
Total Value £606,393.70
This Season's Clip - 2005
Overall Sale Average 72.32 p/kg
Total Offering 759,062 kgs
Total Sold 557,188 kgs
% Clearance 73%
Total Value £402,952.20
Last Season's Clip - 2004
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 - 2006
Overall Sale Average 75.00 p/kg
Total Offering 584,100 kgs
Total Sold 273,000 kgs
% Clearance 47%
Total Value £203,442.00

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

No cumulative price data available for this sale.

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