Displaying items by tag: wool

Friday, 18 September 2015 11:23

Wool market eases

A firming NZ dollar and more reserved overseas buying combined to lower most prices at this week’s wool auction, says NZWSI.

Published in Markets
Friday, 11 September 2015 10:33

Wool jumps

A weakening New Zealand dollar and steady offshore buying saw all wool types improve for the latest South Island wool auction, reports NZWSI.

Published in Markets
Monday, 07 September 2015 14:42

Wools of NZ protects brand

Wools of New Zealand (WNZ) is using world-leading traceability technology from Oritain, Dunedin, to strengthen the credibility and integrity of its products and combat unethical behaviour.

Published in General News
Friday, 04 September 2015 11:53

Wool Market Firm

The 7,500 bales of North Island wools on offer this week saw a 97% clearance and a generally dearer market, reports NZWSI marketing executive, Malcolm Ching.

Published in Markets
Friday, 21 August 2015 12:00

$7.50 lambs wool contracts on offer

Wools of NZ is opening its latest lambs wool contracts at $7.50/kg to all growers. 

Published in General News
Thursday, 20 August 2015 12:00

New boss for WNZ

Rosstan Mazey, global marketing manager at Turners & Growers, will take the reins as Wools of NZ chief executive next month.

Published in General News
Sunday, 09 August 2015 12:29

Swanndri and NZ Merino join forces

Iconic Kiwi clothing company Swanndri has committed to source its wool from The New Zealand Merino Company (NZM) as it grows its market share domestically and overseas.

Published in General News
Thursday, 06 August 2015 12:21

Trends keep wool prices up

What's “hot to trot” in fashion and trends can have a big impact on our wool prices, says Malcolm Ching, Purelana manager with Wool Services International.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 05 August 2015 09:29

Lower dollar puts more in growers’ pockets

The lower dollar will put extra money in wool growers’ pockets but volatility in demand from China can be expected, say wool market experts.

Published in Agribusiness
Tuesday, 04 August 2015 11:23

Meat focus hurts wool

Lighter fleece weights due to a big North Island move to meat production from sheep is an influence on wool supply, says Malcolm Ching, Purelana manager, Wool Services International.

Published in General News