The mohair market came under pressure at the last sale of the 2019 summer season, with the average market indicator decreasing with 2.0% to close at R284.43/kg. The relatively large offering of 127 199 kg consisted of some good quality mohair, with 98% of the offering sold.
The average market indicator of kid mohair decreased 1.5% to close at R529.84/kg while the average market indicator of young goat mohair declined by 0.9% to close at R370.58/kg. The average market indicator of fine adult mohair decreased with 2.1% to close at R277.27/kg while the average market indicator of strong adult mohair closed 1.8% cheaper on R247.64/kg.
The first sale of the 2019 winter season will take place on 13 August 2019.