Week 36 Wool Market Review
AWIS WOOL MARKET REVIEW
Week Ending 8 March 2019 (Week 36)
The AWEX EMI finished at 2008¢, 8¢ lower (-0.4%) in Australian currency and 26¢ lower (-1.8%) in US currency at sales in Sydney, Melbourne and Fremantle this week.
45,130 bales were on offer nationally, compared with 48,948 bales last sale. 8.8% of the offering was passed in.
AWEX reports that the value of the wool sold was $88.0 million ($2,138 per bale), taking the season total to $2.315 billion ($2,196 per bale).