Weekly Wool Prices

Week Ending August 16 (Week 07)

16 August 2013

Wool auction sales opened initially this week to a largely positive result, with the first day being quoted as generally firm in prices and no real movement in any of the type categories on offer. Whilst the number of bales put up for sale was relatively light in volume, the competition was very much evident to be less intense to the previous series, and the subsequent weakening of levels throughout the final day was somewhat anticipated by the buying fraternity.

Unfortunately, by the cessation of selling for the week, all price indicators were showing net losses of between 5 and 10acents clean approximately.

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