Week 42 Wool Market Review
AWIS WOOL MARKET REVIEW
Week Ending 19 April 2019 (Week 42)
The AWEX EMI finished 7¢ higher (+0.4%) in Australian currency and 12¢ higher (+0.9%) in US currency at sales in Sydney, Melbourne and Fremantle this week. The Sydney sale was again held at the Sydney Royal Easter Show.
40,774 bales were on offer nationally, compared with 37,527 bales last sale. 10.3% of the offering was passed in.
AWEX reports that the value of the wool sold was $75.2 million ($2,057 per bale), taking the season total to $2.750 billion ($2,176 per bale).