1st Apr 2020

A century of Merino prices: Early 1920s onwards

The scale of COVID-19 and its economic repercussions are staggering. Nearly all sectors of society and the economy are struggling to come to terms with events which continue to change at a rapid pace. With this [...]
25th Mar 2020

The Effect of Lockdown on BKB wool

On 23 March 2020 President Cyril Ramaphosa announced a 21-day lockdown period over the continuing spread of the Corona Virus. Although the export of wool had not been affected until yesterday, the [...]
20th Mar 2020

Wool Market Report – 19 March 2020

On the 24th wool auction of the 2019/2020 sale season, the merino wool market indicator decreased by 12,5% to close on 15569c per kg clean wool. The average clean wool market indicators for good quality long [...]
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