Week 34 Wool Market Review
AWIS WOOL MARKET REVIEW
Week Ending 24 February 2017 (Week 34)
The AWEX EMI finished 9¢ higher (+0.6%) in Australian currency and 3¢ higher (+0.3%) in US currency at sales in
Sydney, Melbourne and Fremantle this week. The season average EMI is now 1346¢, 98¢ higher than the value of
1248¢ in Week 34 last year.
The season average is also well ahead of the full season averages of 1143¢ and 1198¢ in 2010/11 and 2011/12, the last
time the market received a good boost to prices.
45,144 bales were on offer nationally, compared with 44,938 bales last sale. 5.6% of the offering was passed in.