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Wool Sale Report for BW81 held on
12th May 2015


The seventeenth British Wool Sale of the 2014/15 Season was held by the British Wool Marketing Board at Wool House and offered 1,861,429 kgs. The penultimate sale of the 2014/15 Season saw strong competition and with little stock left prices once again rose. The clearance was 99%.


Summary

Average Price Indicator (greasy) Indicator (clean) Offered Sold Clearance Cumulative Price
157
p/kg
166
p/kg
240
p/kg
1.86
million kgs
1.84
million kgs
99% 151
p/kg

Latest Prices

Following the last sale on 14th April 2015, we quote the following prices greasy pence per kilo:

Grade Description 2015
Sale No. 80 - 14/04/2015
p per kg
2015
Sale No. 81 - 12/05/2015
p per kg
1 Fine Ewes No. 1 Up to 182 Up to 200
2 Fine Ewes No. 2 Up to 155 Up to 170
3 Medium Ewes No. 1 Up to 205 Up to 223
4 Medium Ewes No. 2 Up to 187 Up to 205
5 Mule Ewes No. 1 Up to 179 Up to 191
6 Mule Ewes No. 2 Up to 174 Up to 183
7 Cheviot Ewes No. 1 Up to 210 Up to 218
8 Cheviot Ewes No. 2 Up to 199 Up to 205
9 Fine Radnor No. 1 - Up to 202
10 Fine Radnor No. 2 Up to 162 Up to 171
11 Welsh No. 1 Up to 110 Up to 123
12 Welsh No. 2 Up to 112 Up to 119
13 Swaledale No. 1 Up to 112 Up to 126
14 Swaledale Grey Up to 104 Up to 111
15 Blackface Medium No. 1 Up to 141 Up to 139
16 Blackface No. 2 Up to 117 Up to 121

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
BW81 12/05/2015 157 166 240 1.86 1.84 99 151
BW80 14/04/2015 150 156 227 1.73 1.70 98 150
BW79 17/03/2015 143 148 216 1.69 1.32 78 150
BW78 03/03/2015 144 152 222 1.79 1.66 93 151
BW77 10/02/2015 144 152 223 1.71 1.62 95 152
BW76 27/01/2015 142 153 223 1.73 1.49 86 152
BW75 06/01/2015 148 155 227 1.72 1.68 98 153
BW74 09/12/2014 145 153 225 1.74 1.68 96 154
BW73 25/11/2014 147 154 227 1.90 1.56 82 155
BW72 11/11/2014 151 160 234 1.73 1.45 84 155
BW71 21/10/2014 154 164 237 1.74 1.64 94 156
BW70 07/10/2014 153 153 222 1.88 1.71 91 156
BW69 23/09/2014 150 153 221 1.85 1.80 98 157
BW68 02/09/2014 155 153 219 2.03 1.78 87 159
BW67 19/08/2014 157 154 220 2.16 1.89 87 160
BW66 29/07/2014 159 155 221 1.58 1.37 87 162
BW65 08/07/2014 160 158 231 1.42 1.40 99 164

Sale Analysis - Spot Sales

Sale No. BW81 - Date: 12/05/2015
Overall Sale Average 156.30 p/kg
Total Offering 1,441 kgs
Total Sold 1,424 kgs
% Clearance 99%
Total Value £2,225,903.14
This Season's Clip - 2014
Overall Sale Average 156.30 p/kg
Total Offering 1,441 kgs
Total Sold 1,424 kgs
% Clearance 99%
Total Value £2,225,903.14
Last Season's Clip - 2013
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. BW81 - Date: 12/05/2015
Overall Sale Average 158.60 p/kg
Total Offering 421 kgs
Total Sold 421 kgs
% Clearance 100%
Total Value £667,345.44
This Season's Clip - 2014
Overall Sale Average 158.60 p/kg
Total Offering 421 kgs
Total Sold 421 kgs
% Clearance 100%
Total Value £667,345.44
Last Season's Clip - 2013
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 - 2015
Overall Sale Average 0.00 p/kg
Total Offering 0 kgs
Total Sold 0 kgs
% Clearance 0%
Total Value £0.00

Graphs

British Fleece Wool Price Indicator (greasy)

British Fleece Wool Price Indicator (clean)

British Wool Sale % Clearance

British Wool Sale Price Average

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