Wool Market Report – 6 March 2019

Mohair Market Report – 5 March 2019
March 6, 2019
Janvos Landgoed production auction results
March 8, 2019

On the 25th wool auction of the 2018/2019 season, the merino wool market indicator increased with +1,9% to close on 22178c per kg clean. This is approximately 22,92% 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      24513  (+1,5%)                         21 µ      22300   (+0,9%)

19 µ     24060  (+1,3%)                         22 µ     21902   (+0,1%)

20 µ     23369  (+1,9%)                         23 µ     17993   (+1,0%)

The main buyers on the sale were: G Modiano (3,420 bales), Standard Wool (2,013 bales), Tianyu South Africa Pty Ltd (1,634 bales). Of the 9,645 bales offered 9,137 bales were declared sold (94%).

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. JS Jacobs Bdy (Pty) Ltd Burgersdorp BH MWF4S.81 16.9µ 74.2% 47 19820c
2. G.Gevers Luneburg AH MWF5E.82 16.2µ 72.1% 40 19360c
3. JS Jacobs Bdy (Pty) Ltd Burgersdorp AH MWF4S.82 17.7µ 75.1% 46 19300c
4. JAJ Swanepoel Smithfield BNKS MF5S.84 17.8µ 73.6% 51 18920c
5. G.Gevers Luneburg BM MF4S.87 16.6µ 70.9% 39 18910c
6. G.Gevers Luneburg AFY MF4S.97 16.7µ 72.0% 38 18890c
7. CL Cloete & Seun Ermelo AMY MF5E.80 18.4µ 73.9% 41 18600c
8. Mistvalley Trust Carolina BL MWF5E.79 17.9µ 73.4% 43 18600c
9. AJ Liebenberg Smithfield BMY MF4E.79 17.6µ 71.9% 34 18400c
10. JAJ Swanepoel Smithfield BBMY MF4E.73 17.3µ 71.4% 38 18400c

The next wool auction, catalogue P2618 will be offered on 13 March 2019.

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