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


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25 August 2022 - FROM THE ARCHIVES

No movement for second straight week

For the second consecutive week, the AWEX Eastern Market Indicator (EMI) has recorded no movement to close at 1,342c/kg.

With only 37,431 bales presented due to no sale in Fremantle, the smaller offering attracted solid buyer support, with prices on offer for Merino fleece types generally in line with those of the previous week.

The only real holes evident in the market were for 17.0 ‑ 18.5 micron wools in the South, reflected in the individual Micron Price Guides (MPGs) in Melbourne falling by 5 ‑ 36 cents.

These falls were the driving force behind the three‑cent loss in the Southern indicator for the week.

In the North, the movements in Merino fleece MPGs ranged from ‑8 and +9 cents, as the three‑cent lift in the Northern indicator offset the loss in the South.

In a similar pattern to the previous sale, due to a weakening Australian dollar (the AUD dropped by a further 0.42 US cents since the last sale), the EMI lost ground when viewed in US dollar terms, dropping by 6 US cents to close at 926 US cents.

The oddment sector was the strongest performer for the week.

General rises in locks, stains and crutchings of 5 ‑ 20 cents, helped to push the two Merino Carding (MC) indicators up by an average of 12 cents.

Fremantle returns to the market next week, bolstering the national offering.

Currently, there is expected to be 39,192 bales on offer in Fremantle, Melbourne and Sydney (which is a designated Superfine Sale).

Archive

Selling Roster

July 2022 to June 2023

M01

Week Commencing
4.07.22

Proceeds Due
15.07.22

M02

Week Commencing
11.07.22

Proceeds Due
22.07.22

Sale Recess

Week Commencing
18.07.22

Sale Recess

Week Commencing
25.07.22

Sale Recess

Week Commencing
1.08.22

M06

Week Commencing
8.08.22

Proceeds Due
19.08.22

M07

Week Commencing
15.08.22

Proceeds Due
26.08.22

M08

Week Commencing
22.08.22

Proceeds Due
2.09.22

M09

Week Commencing
29.08.22

Proceeds Due
9.09.22

M10

Week Commencing
5.09.22

Proceeds Due
16.09.22

M11

Week Commencing
12.09.22

Proceeds Due
23.09.22

M12

Week Commencing
19.09.22

Proceeds Due
30.09.22

M13

Week Commencing
26.09.22

Proceeds Due
7.10.22

M14

Week Commencing
3.10.22

Proceeds Due
14.10.22

M15

Week Commencing
10.10.22

Proceeds Due
21.10.22

M16

Week Commencing
17.10.22

Proceeds Due
28.10.22

M17

Week Commencing
24.10.22

Proceeds Due
4.11.22

M18

Week Commencing
31.10.22

Proceeds Due
11.11.22

M19

Week Commencing
7.11.22

Proceeds Due
18.11.22

M20

Week Commencing
14.11.22

Proceeds Due
25.11.22

M21

Week Commencing
21.11.22

Proceeds Due
2.12.22

M22

Week Commencing
28.11.22

Proceeds Due
9.12.22

M23

Week Commencing
5.12.22

Proceeds Due
16.12.22

M24

Week Commencing
12.12.22

Proceeds Due
23.12.22

Sale Recess

Week Commencing
19.12.22

Sale Recess

Week Commencing
26.12.22

Sale Recess

Week Commencing
2.01.23

M28

Week Commencing
9.01.23

Proceeds Due
20.01.23

M29

Week Commencing
16.01.23

Proceeds Due
27.01.23

M30

Week Commencing
23.01.23

Proceeds Due
3.02.23

M31

Week Commencing
30.01.23

Proceeds Due
10.02.23

M32

Week Commencing
6.02.23

Proceeds Due
17.02.23

M33

Week Commencing
13.02.23

Proceeds Due
24.02.23

M34

Week Commencing
20.02.23

Proceeds Due
3.03.23

M35

Week Commencing
27.02.23

Proceeds Due
10.03.23

M36

Week Commencing
6.03.23

Proceeds Due
17.03.23

M37

Week Commencing
13.03.23

Proceeds Due
24.03.23

M38

Week Commencing
20.03.23

Proceeds Due
31.03.23

M39

Week Commencing
27.03.23

Proceeds Due
6.04.23

M40

Week Commencing
3.04.23

Proceeds Due
14.04.23

Sale Recess

Week Commencing
10.04.23

M42

Week Commencing
17.04.23

Proceeds Due
28.04.23

M43

Week Commencing
24.04.23

Proceeds Due
5.05.23

M44

Week Commencing
1.05.23

Proceeds Due
12.05.23

M45

Week Commencing
8.05.23

Proceeds Due
19.05.23

M46

Week Commencing
15.05.23

Proceeds Due
26.05.23

M47

Week Commencing
22.05.23

Proceeds Due
2.06.23

M48

Week Commencing
29.05.23

Proceeds Due
9.06.23

M49

Week Commencing
5.06.23

Proceeds Due
16.06.23

M50

Week Commencing
12.06.23

Proceeds Due
23.06.23

M51

Week Commencing
19.06.23

Proceeds Due
30.06.23

M52

Week Commencing
26.06.23

Proceeds Due
7.07.23

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