Week 38 Wool Market Review
AWIS WOOL MARKET REVIEW
Week Ending 22 March 2019 (Week 38)
The AWEX EMI finished at 1963¢, 16¢ lower (-0.8%) in Australian currency and 6¢ higher (+0.4%) in US currency at sales in Sydney, Melbourne and Fremantle this week.
43,129 bales were on offer nationally, compared with 40,785 bales last sale. 10.3% of the offering was passed in.
AWEX reports that the value of the wool sold was $81.5 million ($2,106 per bale), taking the season total to $2.471 billion ($2,191 per bale).