Week 11 Wool Market Report
AWIS WOOL MARKET REVIEW
Week Ending 14 September 2018 (Week 11)
The AWEX EMI finished 6¢ higher (+0.3%) in Australian currency and 7¢ higher (+0.5%) in US currency at sales in
Sydney, Melbourne and Fremantle this week.
34,064 bales were on offer nationally, compared with 38,037 bales last sale. 2.7% of the offering was passed in.
AWEX reports that the value of the wool sold was $82.9 million ($2,500 per bale), taking the season total to $679.7 million
($2,359 per bale), $123 million (+21%) above the same time last year, despite the 13.5% fall in the number of bales offered.