CAPE REPORT

Today’s Cape Mohair sale there was a good clearance of 90pct sold despite current changing situation around the world.  In local currency terms we quote as follows:

3/4% easier on Kids 23/28mic

Unchanged from previous auction levels on Strong Kids/Fine Y. Goats 29/32mic

3% easier on Fine Adult 33/5mic

Unchanged on Stronger Adult 36+ microns.

There is now a 4 week break before our next sale on the 7th April.

CAPE REPORT

There was very good completion for kid and young goat qualities at today’s sale.

The adult mohair was less in demand but all sold at higher levels.

We quote the market in local currency as:

Fine kids 5/6% dearer

Stronger kids/Young goats 4% dearer.

Adult 3% dearer

Next sale will be held in 2 weeks’ time

CAPE REPORT

Today’s sale was for late receipts of mohair from last season resulting in a slightly reduced offering.

The market is quoted below in local currency but with the weakening rand rate prices are relatively unchanged from the last sale of the season held in December.

5% dearer on Kids
4/6% dearer on Y. Goat Types
2/3% dearer on Adult/Fine Adult Types

The next auction will be held on 3rd March with a more usual selection of hair from new season clip.

CAPE REPORT

At the last cape mohair sale of this season, there was good all-round competition for the limited quantity on offer.

We quote the market in comparison with the last sale:

Kid types 1% dearer on all qualities

Young goats 1-2% easier

Adult/Fine adult firm unchanged

There will be no mohair offered for sale now until mid-February 2020.

CAPE REPORT

At today’s cape mohair sale all qualities offered attracted good interest from buyers.

We quote the market compared with last auction.

Find kids firm unchanged

Strong kids/fine young goats buyers favour

Strong young goats 2% dearer

Adult types fully firm

The last auction of this season will be held on 4.12.19 with a reduced offering comprising of the usual end of season hair