This month AWI trade consultant Scott Carmody talks through the current market with an eye to the true drivers of price.
Good Merino wool prices should be here for some time according to the latest news fresh from the Nanjing Wool Market conference.
This month we hear from AWI/Woolmark Global Strategic Adviser Peter Ackroyd who writes from London about the state of affairs for wool at processing regarding Brexit. You can also hear Peter expand on this in Episode 21 of The Yarn podcast at www.wool.com/podcast.
This month we examine the nation’s wool clip, why it is lifting and how various micron bands have performed in the 2016/17 selling season.
This month we examine the results for the MLA and AWI Wool and Sheepmeat Survey Report for March-June 2017 that offer a snapshot of the current flock make up and shearing over the past four months. The survey is conducted on a quarterly basis to improve the frequency and consistency of data collected, analysed and presented to woolgrowers.
This month we examine the results from the most recent wool report from the MLA/AWI survey that paints a picture of sheep producers’ optimism.