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Tuesday, 15 December 2015 13:21

Wool research gets funding boost

'New Uses for Wool' will be the focus of a seven-year wool research consortium

Published in General News
Friday, 04 December 2015 13:46

Wool generally steady

A versatile and stylish South Island selection on offer this week saw most types well supported, despite a slightly firmer NZ dollar, says NZ Wool Services International's chief executive John Dawson.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 02 December 2015 11:59

New hope for strong wool?

Wools of NZ (WNZ) hopes to determine by March next year the commercial viability of new technologies for improved whiteness and dyeing of strong wool, says chief executive Rosstan Mazey.

Published in General News
Thursday, 26 November 2015 14:57

Mixed wool market

New Zealand Wool Services International's chief executive John Dawson says the North Island auction received mixed support with the stronger NZ dollar having a limited impact in some areas.

Published in Markets
Thursday, 19 November 2015 15:52

Wool finally on the up

New Zealand Wool Services International's chief executive John Dawson says a slightly easier NZ dollar and limited wool volumes combined with steadier enquiry, saw most categories well supported.

Published in Markets

The Commerce Commission has approved Cavalier Wool Holdings' (Cavalier) application to acquire NZ Wool Services International's (NZWSI) wool scouring business and assets.

Published in General News
Friday, 13 November 2015 09:19

Wool prices steady

NZ Wool Services International's North Island offering of 5400 bales received strong support with 99% selling, chief executive John Dawson says.

Published in Markets
Wednesday, 11 November 2015 09:16

Woolshed goes on walkabout

A unique mobile 'woolshed' has had a royal send-off on a nationwide journey.

Published in General News
Friday, 06 November 2015 12:03

Aussies love NZ carpets; now here

Carrfields Primary Wool's Just Shorn carpet wool brand is being rolled out in New Zealand in a "soft launch".

Published in General News
Friday, 06 November 2015 12:03

Firmer prices for better wools

The 5100 bales of South Island wools on offer this week through the Wool Services International auction saw strong competition and a 90.5% clearance.

Published in Markets

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