Fuhrmann NZ Market Report

Published January 17, 2019 by Helen Cameron

Market tending dearer.

  • Comment
    North Island only selling today offering 10,600 bales.  The selection consisted of mainly crossbred fleece and shears 35.0 to 38.0 micron, with some good colour fleece but mostly poorer style/colour.  Shears generally good colour.  Also available were new season’s lambs 28.0 to 30.0 micron, good colour.  Oddments all descriptions generally poorer colour.  China main with support from the United Kingdom, the Sub Continent and Australasian carpet mills.
  • Fleece
    Best colour/style fleeces 3% dearer.

    Good colour 2% dearer.

    Poorer style fleece & shears very firm.

  • Second Shears
    Poorer style shears very firm.
  • Lambs
    28.0 to 30.0 micron 1% dearer.
  • Oddments
    Lambs oddments 4% dearer.

    All other descriptions 1% dearer.

  • Passings
    6% Passed In.
  • Next Auction
    North & South Island selling 23rd January with approximately 19,000 bales on offer.

Fleece Summary

Best Style Fleece

Variation %:  3

Good Colour Fleece

Variation %:  2

Poorer Style Fleece

Variation %:  Very Firm

Second Shears Summary

Poorer Style Shears

Variation %: Very firm


28.0-30.0 mic

Variation %: 1


All descriptions

Variation %: Firm