Every week, Quality Wool Managing Director Mark Dyson brings you his summary of the week in wool.


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2 February 2018 - FROM THE ARCHIVES

Stabilising week for market

After the previous sale where the Eastern Market Indicator (EMI) fell by more than 50 cents, the wool market opened this week with buyers being cautious and selective in their purchases on a slightly reduced national offering of 39,585 bales.

By the end of selling, the Eastern Market Indicator (EMI) had posted a small reduction of six cents to close the week at 1738 cents per kilogram clean.

The first day’s sale saw most Merino micron wools selling at discounted levels, apart from those with very low mid‑breaks which attracted strong demand due to their scarcity.

The downturn saw the 18‑20 micron range decrease by 10‑20 cents, with the 21‑23 micron range bucking the trend and making small gains to increase by 3‑6 cents.

The second day’s selling saw the market bounce back as buyer confidence slowly returned, with the 18‑20 micron range increasing up to 21 cents clean and the 21‑23 micron range again finishing slightly in sellers favour.

The crossbred sector performed with mixed results this week, with the finer and broader edges managing to record small gains of 5‑10 cents.

The bulk of the offering, however, was in the 26‑30 micron range and these types slipped another 10‑20 cents.

The oddment sector lacked buyer confidence after large losses in the previous few weeks, with all types and descriptions further discounted as the market struggled to find a level.

Prices generally fell by 30‑50 cents, sending the carding indicators down by an average of over 40 cents.

The skirting market also experienced an up and down week, with prices generally falling by 20‑40 cents on the first selling day, only to recover the losses on the second day to finish generally unchanged.

Next week sees a slightly increased national wool offering of 40,686 bales, with 20,803 of those to be sold from the Melbourne selling centre.

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Selling Roster

July 2021 to June 2022

M01

Week Commencing
5.07.21

Proceeds Due
16.07.21

M02

Week Commencing
12.07.21

Proceeds Due
23.07.21

Sale Recess

Week Commencing
19.07.21

Sale Recess

Week Commencing
26.07.21

Sale Recess

Week Commencing
2.08.21

M06

Week Commencing
9.08.21

Proceeds Due
20.08.21

M07

Week Commencing
16.08.21

Proceeds Due
27.08.21

M08

Week Commencing
23.08.21

Proceeds Due
3.09.21

M09

Week Commencing
30.08.21

Proceeds Due
10.09.21

M10

Week Commencing
6.09.21

Proceeds Due
17.09.21

M11

Week Commencing
13.09.21

Proceeds Due
24.09.21

M12

Week Commencing
20.09.21

Proceeds Due
1.10.21

M13

Week Commencing
27.09.21

Proceeds Due
8.10.21

M14

Week Commencing
4.10.21

Proceeds Due
15.10.21

M15

Week Commencing
11.10.21

Proceeds Due
22.10.21

M16

Week Commencing
18.10.21

Proceeds Due
29.10.21

M17

Week Commencing
25.10.21

Proceeds Due
5.11.21

M18

Week Commencing
1.11.21

Proceeds Due
12.11.21

M19

Week Commencing
8.11.21

Proceeds Due
19.11.21

M20

Week Commencing
15.11.21

Proceeds Due
26.11.21

M21

Week Commencing
22.11.21

Proceeds Due
3.12.21

M22

Week Commencing
29.11.21

Proceeds Due
10.12.21

M23

Week Commencing
6.12.21

Proceeds Due
17.12.21

M24

Week Commencing
13.12.21

Proceeds Due
24.12.21

Sale Recess

Week Commencing
20.12.21

Sale Recess

Week Commencing
27.12.21

Sale Recess

Week Commencing
3.01.22

M28

Week Commencing
10.01.22

Proceeds Due
21.01.22

M29

Week Commencing
17.01.22

Proceeds Due
28.01.22

M30

Week Commencing
24.01.22

Proceeds Due
4.02.22

M31

Week Commencing
31.01.22

Proceeds Due
11.02.22

M32

Week Commencing
7.02.22

Proceeds Due
18.02.22

M33

Week Commencing
14.02.22

Proceeds Due
25.02.22

M34

Week Commencing
21.02.22

Proceeds Due
4.03.22

M35

Week Commencing
28.02.22

Proceeds Due
11.03.22

M36

Week Commencing
7.03.22

Proceeds Due
18.03.22

M37

Week Commencing
14.03.22

Proceeds Due
25.03.22

M38

Week Commencing
21.03.22

Proceeds Due
1.04.22

M39

Week Commencing
28.03.22

Proceeds Due
8.04.22

M40

Week Commencing
4.04.22

Proceeds Due
15.04.22

M41

Week Commencing
11.04.22

Proceeds Due
22.04.22

Sale Recess

Week Commencing
18.04.22

M43

Week Commencing
25.04.22

Proceeds Due
6.05.22

M44

Week Commencing
2.05.22

Proceeds Due
13.05.22

M45

Week Commencing
9.05.22

Proceeds Due
20.05.22

M46

Week Commencing
16.05.22

Proceeds Due
27.05.22

M47

Week Commencing
23.05.22

Proceeds Due
3.06.22

M48

Week Commencing
30.05.22

Proceeds Due
10.06.22

M49

Week Commencing
6.06.22

Proceeds Due
17.06.22

M50

Week Commencing
13.06.22

Proceeds Due
24.06.22

M51

Week Commencing
20.06.22

Proceeds Due
1.07.22

M52

Week Commencing
27.06.22

Proceeds Due
8.07.22

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