A strong month for crossbred wools a reflection on mills looking to churn out garments that still have the 100 per cent wool logo.
A rise in Merino fleece prices was counteracted by a dip in crossbred and carding returns this week.
Extremist animal right groups PETA has kicked off 2019 calling on the world to ‘leave the wool industry behind’.
WASIA president Darren Spencer says training, awards and employment conditions were the hot topic at WASIA general meeting.
This year’s opening day sales fell well short of brokers’ hopes of rivalling last year’s record-setting WWC opening.
46,003 bales were available to the trade last week and the market finished the year on a positive note.