Grower News

Fox & Lillie Rural expands their operations, opens new store in Tamworth

Fox & Lillie Rural have recently expanded their operations and opened new wool store in Tamworth. The new store will be managed by David Hallam, who has recently joined the company to support the expansion. Fox & Lillie Rural are a family owned Australian company, embedded in wool for over 70 years and pride themselves...
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Week 11 Wool Market Review

AWIS WOOL MARKET REVIEW Week Ending 17 September 2021 (Week 11) The AWEX EMI finished at 1352¢, 9¢ lower (-0.7%) in Australian currency and 15¢ lower (-1.5%) in US currency at sales in Sydney, Melbourne and Fremantle in Week 11. 32,825 bales were on offer nationally, compared with 31,698 bales last sale. 12.5% of the...
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Week 10 Wool Market Report

AWIS WOOL MARKET REVIEW Week Ending 10 September 2021 (Week 10) The AWEX EMI finished 29¢ higher (+2.2%) in Australian currency and 31¢ higher (+3.2%) in US currency at sales in Sydney, Melbourne and Fremantle in Week 10. 31,698 bales were on offer nationally, compared with 34,184 bales last sale. 9.1% of the offering was...
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Week 09 Wool Market Review

AWIS WOOL MARKET REVIEW Week Ending 3 September 2021 (Week 09) The AWEX EMI finished at 1332¢, 18¢ lower (-1.3%) in Australian currency and 2¢ lower (-0.2%) in US currency at sales in Sydney, Melbourne and Fremantle in Week 09. 34,184 bales were on offer nationally, compared with 28,243 bales last sale. 20.4% of the...
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Week 08 Wool Market Report

AWIS WOOL MARKET REVIEW Week Ending 27 August 2021 (Week 08) The AWEX EMI finished 15¢ higher (+1.1%) in Australian currency and 9¢ higher (+0.9%) in US currency at sales in Sydney and Melbourne in Week 08. There was no sale in Fremantle. This was because this week is designated as Wool Week when a...
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Week 07 Wool Market Review

AWIS WOOL MARKET REVIEW Week Ending 20 August 2021 (Week 07) The AWEX EMI continued downwards on Tuesday, but steadied on Wednesday when it moved up by 3¢ at sales in Sydney, Melbourne and Fremantle in Week 07. The closing EMI on Wednesday was 1335¢, 37¢ lower (-2.7%) in Australian currency and 41¢ lower (-4.1%)...
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Week 06 Wool Market Report

AWIS WOOL MARKET REVIEW Week Ending 13 August 2021 (Week 06) The AWEX EMI finished at 1372¢, 56¢ lower (-3.9%) in Australian currency and 55¢ lower (-5.2%) in US currency when sales resumed after the mid-year break in Sydney, Melbourne and Fremantle in Week 06. 49,181 bales were on offer nationally, compared with 49,003 bales...
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Blue Illusion showcases their traceable fibre story

French inspired Australian brand Blue Illusion are the latest clothing label to jump on board to tell their traceable fibre story, tracking their woollen garments back to the farms where they were grown for their Traceable Wool Journey. And as clothing brands around the nation dig deeper into their supply chains to learn exactly where their fibres are...
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