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Wool Sale Report for BW23 held on
20th September 2016


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The fifth sale of the 2016/17 Season was held by the British Wool Marketing Board at Wool House and offered 2,019,967 kgs. The bidding was more selective at today's sale along with a slightly quieter market. Nevertheless the clearance was 72%. Compared to last time sold: Fine types - firm. Medium types - firm. Mule types - 2-4% cheaper. Cheviot types - 2% cheaper. Radnor types - 2-4% cheaper. Welsh types - firm. Swaledale types - firm. Blackface types - firm.


Summary

Average Price Indicator (greasy) Indicator (clean) Offered Sold Clearance Current Season's
Cumulative Price
124
p/kg
130
p/kg
187
p/kg
2.02
million kgs
1.45
million kgs
72% 127
p/kg

Latest Prices

Following the last sale on 6th September 2016, we quote the following prices greasy pence per kilo:

Grade Description 2016
Sale No. 22 - 06/09/2016
p per kg
2016
Sale No. 23 - 20/09/2016
p per kg
1 Fine Ewes No. 1 Up to 155 Up to 158
2 Fine Ewes No. 2 Up to 122 Up to 130
3 Medium Ewes No. 1 Up to 161 Up to 164
4 Medium Ewes No. 2 Up to 162 Up to 159
5 Mule Ewes No. 1 Up to 153 Up to 149
6 Mule Ewes No. 2 Up to 146 Up to 139
7 Cheviot Ewes No. 1 - Up to 173
8 Cheviot Ewes No. 2 Up to 167 Up to 165
9 Fine Radnor No. 1 Up to 156 -
10 Fine Radnor No. 2 Up to 129 Up to 120
11 Welsh No. 1 Up to 104 Up to 105
12 Welsh No. 2 Up to 101 Up to 100
13 Swaledale No. 1 - Up to 80
14 Swaledale Grey - Up to 64
15 Blackface Medium No. 1 - Up to 122
16 Blackface No. 2 Up to 120 Up to 119

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
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. BW23 - Date: 20/09/2016
Overall Sale Average 124.12 p/kg
Total Offering 1,359,066 kgs
Total Sold 936,290 kgs
% Clearance 69%
Total Value £1,162,132.00
This Season's Clip - 2016
Overall Sale Average 124.29 p/kg
Total Offering 1,339,205 kgs
Total Sold 921,469 kgs
% Clearance 69%
Total Value £1,145,262.06
Last Season's Clip - 2015
Overall Sale Average 113.82 p/kg
Total Offering 19,861 kgs
Total Sold 14,821 kgs
% Clearance 75%
Total Value £16,869.94

Sale Analysis - Forward Sales

Sale No. BW23 - Date: 20/09/2016
Overall Sale Average 124.43 p/kg
Total Offering 660,901 kgs
Total Sold 517,900 kgs
% Clearance 78%
Total Value £644,428.92
This Season's Clip - 2016
Overall Sale Average 124.43 p/kg
Total Offering 660,901 kgs
Total Sold 517,900 kgs
% Clearance 78%
Total Value £644,428.92
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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