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USDA National Wool Review

01 August 2016

USDA National Wool Review - 1 August 2016USDA National Wool Review - 1 August 2016

Domestic wool trading on a clean basis has been at a standstill this week. No confirmed trades were reported. Wool has entered it’s seasonably slow period and warehouses have begun delivering the sold product and are cleaning up inventory. Prices reflect trades FOB warehouse in original bag or square pack, bellies out, some graded, and 76 mm or longer. No allowance made for coring, freight or handling fees at the warehouse level to reflect net grower prices (*) indicates new prices this week. (NA) represents microns not normally available in this region. Wools shorter than 75 mm typically discounted .10-.20 clean. Classed and skirted wools usually trade at a .10-.20 premium to original bag prices.

Published by USDA Agricultural marketing Service (AMS)

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