Week 28 Wool Market Report
AWIS WOOL MARKET REVIEW
Week Ending 11 January 2019 (Week 28)
The market followed on from the good finish prior to Christmas when the AWEX EMI closed 48¢ higher (+2.6%) in
Australian currency and 27¢ higher (+2.0%) in US currency at sales in Sydney, Melbourne and Fremantle this week.
47,593 bales were on offer nationally, compared with 46,003 bales last sale. 7.0% of the offering was passed in.
It was the largest sale of the season since the first sale after the mid-year break.
AWEX reports that the value of the wool sold was $86.5 million ($1,954 per bale), taking the season total to $1.636 billion
($2,227 per bale).