Week 46 Wool Market Report
AWIS WOOL MARKET REVIEW
Week Ending 17 May 2019 (Week 46)
The AWEX EMI finished at 1893¢, 59¢ lower (-3.0%) in Australian currency and 53¢ lower (-3.9%) in US currency at sales in Sydney, Melbourne and Fremantle this week.
33,156 bales were on offer nationally, compared with 32,801 bales last sale. 21.7% of the offering was passed in.
AWEX reports that the value of the wool sold was $51.9 million ($1,999 per bale), taking the season total to $2.942 billion ($2,163 per bale).