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Wool Sale Report for BW16 held on
12th April 2016


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The sixteenth sale of the 2015/16 Season was held by the British Wool Marketing Board at Wool House and offered 1,781,823 kgs. Following on from recent strong gains, the market was slightly cheaper overall. However, with a continued good level of demand the clearance was 95%. Compared to last time sold: Fine types: Buyers Favour. Medium types: 1.5 - 3% cheaper. Romney types: Firm. Mule types: Cotts fully firm, others 1.5 - 3% cheaper. Cheviot types: 1.5% cheaper. Radnor types: Firm. Welsh types: Fully firm. Swaledale types: Greys 5% cheaper, others fully firm. Blackface: Fully firm.


Summary

Average Price Indicator (greasy) Indicator (clean) Offered Sold Clearance Cumulative Price
134
p/kg
131
p/kg
193
p/kg
1.78
million kgs
1.69
million kgs
95% 128
p/kg

Latest Prices

Following the last sale on 15th March 2016, we quote the following prices greasy pence per kilo:

Grade Description 2016
Sale No. 15 - 15/03/2016
p per kg
2016
Sale No. 16 - 12/04/2016
p per kg
1 Fine Ewes No. 1 Up to 155 Up to 149
2 Fine Ewes No. 2 Up to 147 Up to 143
3 Medium Ewes No. 1 Up to 160 Up to 161
4 Medium Ewes No. 2 Up to 163 Up to 155
5 Mule Ewes No. 1 Up to 160 Up to 156
6 Mule Ewes No. 2 Up to 156 Up to 152
7 Cheviot Ewes No. 1 Up to 178 Up to 167
8 Cheviot Ewes No. 2 Up to 165 Up to 161
9 Fine Radnor No. 1 Up to 159 -
10 Fine Radnor No. 2 Up to 140 Up to 144
11 Welsh No. 1 - Up to 107
12 Welsh No. 2 Up to 107 Up to 105
13 Swaledale No. 1 Up to 89 Up to 85
14 Swaledale Grey Up to 79 Up to 76
15 Blackface Medium No. 1 Up to 119 Up to 118
16 Blackface No. 2 Up to 113 Up to 108

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
BW16 12/04/2016 134 131 193 1.78 1.69 95 128
BW15 15/03/2016 134 135 197 1.59 1.59 100 128
BW14 01/03/2016 130 130 191 1.65 1.61 98 128
BW13 16/02/2016 117 123 179 1.96 1.80 92 127
BW12 26/01/2016 128 127 186 1.90 1.69 89 128
BW11 12/01/2016 125 127 186 1.95 1.82 93 128
BW10 15/12/2015 126 126 186 1.98 1.87 95 129
BW9 24/11/2015 125 125 184 2.07 2.07 100 129
BW8 10/11/2015 120 120 177 2.03 2.03 100 130
BW7 20/10/2015 123 119 174 2.06 2.03 98 132
BW6 06/10/2015 125 120 175 2.29 2.01 88 134
BW5 22/09/2015 127 122 178 2.23 1.77 80 137
BW4 01/09/2015 128 126 183 2.27 1.51 67 141
BW3 18/08/2015 143 133 192 2.23 1.36 61 148
BW2 28/07/2015 146 139 201 1.65 0.96 58 153
BW1 07/07/2015 151 146 212 1.20 0.78 65 159

Sale Analysis - Spot Sales

Sale No. BW16 - Date: 12/04/2016
Overall Sale Average 133.42 p/kg
Total Offering 1,544,951 kgs
Total Sold 1,462,623 kgs
% Clearance 95%
Total Value £1,951,432.15
This Season's Clip - 2015
Overall Sale Average 133.42 p/kg
Total Offering 1,544,951 kgs
Total Sold 1,462,623 kgs
% Clearance 95%
Total Value £1,951,432.15
Last 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

Sale Analysis - Forward Sales

Sale No. BW16 - Date: 12/04/2016
Overall Sale Average 137.36 p/kg
Total Offering 236,872 kgs
Total Sold 228,980 kgs
% Clearance 97%
Total Value £314,528.49
This Season's Clip - 2015
Overall Sale Average 137.36 p/kg
Total Offering 236,872 kgs
Total Sold 228,980 kgs
% Clearance 97%
Total Value £314,528.49
Last 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
Next 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

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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