Fuhrmann NZ Market Report

Published December 20, 2018 by Helen Cameron

Market generally firm.

  • Comment
    North & South Island selling today offering 8,800 ex North and 7,000 bales ex South.  The selection consisted of mainly crossbred fleece and shears 34.0 to 38.0 micron, both good and poorer colour.  There was a limited of offering of new seasons lambs 28.0 to 30.0 micron, good colour.  China main with support from Europe, the United Kingdom and Australasian carpet mills.
  • Fleece
    Good style wool firm

    Poorer style fleece sellers favour.

  • Second Shears
    Good Style shears firm.
  • Lambs
    Washing Lambs

    28.0 to 30.0 micron generally 1.5% cheaper.

  • Oddments
    All descriptions buyers favour.
  • Passings
    12% Passed In.
  • Next Auction
    North and South Island selling 10th January with approximately 20,000 bales on offer.

Fleece Summary

Good Style Fleece

Variation %:  Firm

Poorer Style Fleece

Variation %:  Sellers favour

Second Shears Summary

Good Style Shears

Variation %: Firm


28.0-30.0 mic

Variation %: 1.5


All descriptions

Variation %: Firm