By Andrew Woods | Source: AWEX, ICS
Mid-break and staple strength are playing large roles in determining merino fleece wool prices at present. As the Team formula tells us, the key characteristics of wool (fibre diameter, staple length, staple strength and mid-break) are all connected with the processing characteristics of mill batches so these factors are inter-related in terms of developing prices for greasy wool. This article looks at what is happening in the current market.
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