Wool Auction Sales Reports
British Wool Sales auction reports are added after every auction sale. The latest reports are available to view and download below.
Sale BW80 - 17th September 2019
BW80 saw weaker prices on poor colour wool and the index fell by just less than 2% sale on sale. Blackface wool was particularly well bid with prices for coarser mountain wools improving. Overall 1.085 million kg of the 1.697 million kg offered sold, a clearance of 64.0%. The clearances by wool type were as follows; Fine wool 43%, Medium wool 60%, Crossbred wool 81%, Hill wool 59%, and Mountain wool 62%. Approximately 60 tonnes of 2018 season wool remains unsold. The British Wool index fell by 1.8% sale on sale to £1.40 / kg clean. Read More
Sale BW79 - 3rd September 2019
BW79 saw prices stabilise sale on sale with the index flat and the clearance improving to 77.4% on a larger offer. Overall 1.174 million kg of the 1.518 million kg offered sold, a clearance of 77.4%.The clearances by wool type were as follows; Fine wool 48%, Medium wool 74%, Crossbred wool 87%, Hill wool 83%, and Mountain wool 89%. Approximately 100 tonnes of 2018 season wool remains unsold. The British Wool index was flat sale on sale at £1.424 / kg clean. Read More
Sale BW78 - 13th August 2019
BW78 saw weaker demand across most types of British Wool and underlying prices moved down by around 4% as a result. Overall 0.853 million kg of the 1.350 million kg offered sold, a clearance of 63.1%. The clearances for Fine wool types was 60%, Medium wool types 81%, Cross wool types 56%, Hill types 64%, and Mountain around 43%. Less than 200 tonnes of 2018 season wool remains unsold. The British Wool index down 4% sale on sale at £1.424 / kg clean. Read more