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Weekly Wool Market Commentary 21/02/2019

Week 34: The AWEX EMI rose 59c closing on 2027c at auction sales in Australia this week. The sharp rise was undoubtedly sparked by the news of the South African sale suspension and the import embargo placed on South Africa by China as a result ... Read More

Weekly Wool Market Commentary 14/02/2019

Week 33:  The AWEX EMI closed on 1968c - up 24c at auction sales in Australia this week. The AWEX EMI has increased 119c in a 7 week run as YOY quantity offered reduces by about 15%. A slight increase in the weekly offering and ... Read More

Weekly Wool Market Commentary 07/02/2019

Week 32: The AWEX EMI closed on 1944c - up 10c at auction sales in Australia this week. 39,894 bales were offered with 93% cleared to the trade. The weekly result was extremely pleasing from the perspective of this was the 6th consecutive week of ... Read More

Free tests: Are your sheep blowflies resistant to chemicals?

Tests that would cost over $3,500 are currently being offered free this flystrike season (2018/2019) by NSW DPI and jointly funded by Australian Wool Innovation. The tests assess the current level of pesticide resistance in fly populations. The test is only for the Lucilia cuprina sheep blowfly ... Read More

Weekly Wool Market Report 31/01/2019

Week 31:  The AWEX EMI closed the week on 1934c - up 7c at auction sales in Australia. This rise was the 5th consecutive weekly rise with a total price rise of 85 AUC (+44 USC). The 96.8% of the 38,830 bale offering cleared to ... Read More

Weekly Wool Market Commentary 24/01/2019

Week 30:  The AWEX EMI closed on 1927c - up 4c at auction sales in Australia this week. Once again, there were mixed results across the three Australian selling centres, with the Northern Market Indicator increasing by 10c, the Southern Market indicator adding just 2c, ... Read More

Weekly Wool Market Commentary 17/01/2019

Week 29:  The AWEX EMI closed on 1923c - up 13c at auction sales in Australia this week. 51,703 bales went under the hammer and 93.3% cleared to the trade. With an offering of 51,703 bales, exporters were able to be slightly more selective, and ... Read More

Weekly Wool Market Commentary 10/01/2019

Week 28:  The AWEX EMI closed the week on 1910c - up 48c in the opening sale of 2019. The 47,593 bale offering was greeted with immediate urgency from exporters after the 3-week Christmas holiday recess, and despite the solid price increase, 7% of the ... Read More

Weekly Wool Market Commentary 13/12/2018

Week 24:  The AWEX EMI closed on 1862c - up 13c at auction sales in Australia. The last sale of the year had anticipated the 46,000 bale offering would present a challenge, however it produced a strong finish. The market strength was more prominent in ... Read More

Weekly Wool Market Commentary 06/12/2018

Week 23: The AWEX EMI closed on 1849c - down 11c at Auction sales in Australia. In the northern region, the Merino MPG’s increased in price whilst crossbred gave back most of the previous week’s substantial rises. Currency exchange weakened by .9% over the week ... Read More

Weekly Wool Market Commentary 29/11/2018

Week 22:  The AWEX EMI closed on 1860c, +2c at auction sales in Australia this week. Despite the moderately positive result, the 34,513 bales was met with somewhat apprehensive bidding after the sharp price increase of last week across a wide range of types resulting ... Read More

Wool Classer & Wool Grower Summer Update

Join Moses & Son for a detailed Sheep & Wool update. Unfortunately the Condobolin Session has been cancelled ... Read More

Weekly Wool Market Commentary 22/11/2018

Week 21:  The AWEX EMI posted a 77c rise, closing the week on 1858c at auction sales in Australia this week. The second week of positive price outcomes was welcomed by both seller and buyer - a much needed reversal of the 292c landslide experienced ... Read More

Weekly Wool Market Commentary 15/11/2018

Week 20:  The AWEX EMI closed on 1781c - up 5c at auction sales in Australia this week. After 5 weeks of freefall, the wool market discovered a price support and whilst the EMI was a result of mainly the Carding indicators solid bounce, there ... Read More

Weekly Wool Market Commentary 08/11/2018

Week 19:  The AWEX EMI closed on 1776c - down 78c at auction sales in Australia. Another rough week emerged, and from the first lot, the market direction had everyone second guessing when this market trend may change its freefall pattern. The pass in rate ... Read More

Weekly Wool Market Commentary 01/11/2018

Week 18: The AWEX EMI closed the week on 1854c - down 20c at auction sales in Australia this week. The offering of 35,784 bales was met with thin support on the better style and measured lots, however as the week progressed, the unfavourable currency ... Read More

Weekly Wool Market Commentary 25/10/2018

Week 17:  The AWEX EMI closed on 1874c - down 96c at auction sales and the lowest EMI for 5½ months. The EMI lost 72c on Wednesday - the largest single day fall in 15 years and, furthermore Thursday’s 24c fall created the largest weekly ... Read More

Weekly Wool Market Commentary 18/10/18

Week 16:  The AWEX EMI closed on 1970c - down 53c at auction sales in Australia this week. The complete trend reversal of the expected firm result on last weeks close could not be fully apportioned to the volume nor the currency movement despite the ... Read More

Merino Lifetime Productivity Project – Video

Australian Wool Innovation (AWI) and the Australian Merino Sire Evaluation Association (AMSEA) have teamed up with five sire evaluation sites to deliver the Merino Lifetime Productivity Project (MLP) 2015-25. The project is designed to capture lifetime data across diverse environments and Merino types to help ... Read More

Weekly Wool Market Commentary 11/10/2018

Week 15:  The AWEX EMI closed on 2023c - up 31c for the week at auction sales in Australia. The market opened after some apprehensive buying trends over the past three weeks but instantly there was noticeable purpose in the bidding which resulted in a ... Read More

Weekly Wool Market Commentary 04/10/2018

Week 14: The AWEX EMI closed the week on 1992c - down 21c at auction sales in Australia this week. 39,200 bales went under the hammer and despite a favourable currency exchange, the market opened under similar price pressure as it closed in the previous ... Read More

Weekly Wool Market Commentary 27/09/2018

Week 13:  The AWEX EMI closed the week on 2013c, down 54c at auction sales in Australia this week. This week’s fall was the largest fall in the market since July this year with only 32,985 bales on offer, however it’s hard to feel negative ... Read More

Weekly Wool Market Report 20/09/2018

Week 12:  The AWEX EMI closed the week at 2067c, down 27c at auction sales in Australia. Almost 10% of the 35,630 bales offered was passed in, the second highest pass in rate for the season. The week opened immediately on a weaker trend and ... Read More

Fast Forwarding Wool’s Future – AWEX launch WoolClip App

From in-shed to the end of the wool pipeline, WoolClip app & web keeps you way ahead of the mob. It’s the fast, free, fully mobile way to specify, complete the NWD, follow the BaleTrail, and be RFID ready. With WoolClip you can: Manage each ... Read More

Weekly Wool Market Commentary 13/09/2018

Week 11:  The AWEX EMI closed the week at 2094c – increase of 6c at auction sales in Australia. With currency exchange remaining stable, the selection was well supported by all buying sectors securing stock from the 34,064 bales on offer. Merino Fleece, especially the ... Read More
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