Fur fabric tickles medium micron wool market

Annabelle Cleeland
Updated October 14 2016 - 8:03am, first published 6:00am
Techwool Trading export manager Josh Lamb said the hype around a fur-like fabric was driving prices for medium micron wool.
Techwool Trading export manager Josh Lamb said the hype around a fur-like fabric was driving prices for medium micron wool.

FLEECE wools are again becoming the hero of the Australian wool market as a new fabric trend hits the show floor and drives demand for medium micron wool.

Annabelle Cleeland

Annabelle Cleeland

National Sheep & Wool Writer

Annabelle Cleeland is Fairfax Media’s national sheep and wool writer. Annabelle joined the Fairfax team in 2012 to nurture her love of Australian agriculture. She began as the Victorian western district reporter at Stock & Land before taking on a senior position as a journalist reporting on all industries statewide. Annabelle’s appetite to report on issues which affect the sheep and wool industry has seen her travel to many parts of Australia and abroad. She is excited to spin industry yarns during a period of substantial demand for the sheepmeat and wool industries. Annabelle enjoys horse riding and climbing mountains, and is a lazy supporter of the Geelong Football Club.

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