Wool Market 8 November

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On the 12th wool auction of the 2017/2018 season, the merino wool market indicator increased with +0,8% to close on 19495c per kg clean. This is approximately 35,73% higher than a year ago.

 

Average clean wool price indicators for good quality long fleece wool (MF4/MF5) with a tenstile strength of

35 (NKT) were as follows:

 

18 µ      24173  (+0,2%)              21 µ      17744   (+0,9%)

19 µ      21789  (+2,4%)              22 µ      16718   (+0,6%)

20 µ      19069  (-0,5%)               23 µ      15807   (+0,8%)

 

The main buyers on the sale were: G Modiano (3,016 bales), Standard Wool (2,475 bales),

Tianyu S A Pty (Ltd) (1,805 bales) . Of the 9,700 bales offered 9,643 bales were declared sold (99%).

 

Highest prices achieved on the BKB auction were as follows:

TOP 10 BKB PORT ELIZABETH
Name Area Descr. AWEX

Type

Mic Clean NKT Price
1. PK Engelbrecht Aliwal-Noord AH MWF4S.81 16.8µ 75.9% 34 21300c
2. NC Pringle Adelaide BFFH MWF4S.72 15.4µ 71.6% 47 20910c
3. NC Pringle Adelaide AFFH MWF4S.85 15.9µ 70.8% 45 20900c
4. DH Currie Farming Trust Cathcart BH MWF4E.72 16.9µ 74.1% 41 20880c
5. Fonteinplaas Boerdery Sutherland AMY MF3E.77 17.7µ 74.7% 41 20830c
6. DH Currie Farming Trust Cathcart AH MWF4E.88 17.2µ 74.4% 50 20770c
7. Fonteinplaas Boerdery Sutherland BMY MF3E.72 16.7µ 73.2% 38 20610c
8. DW Wardle Stutterheim BH MWF4S.78 16.7µ 71.6% 38 20390c
9. Loots en Loots Boerdery (Pty) Adelaide BH MWF4S.102 17.3µ 72.5% 42 20100c
10. DW Wardle Stutterheim AH MWF4S.94 17.4µ 72.0% 42 19980c

 

BKB Congratulate the above mentioned clients on their achievements.

 

The next auction for, catalogue P1317 will take place on 15 November 2017.