BP1s saw improved enquiry with better teas
USC2 to 12 dearer while others shed USC20
to 26; mediums met an irregular interest
varying between firm to USC14 dearer to
easier by USC7 to 12.
mediums were discounted by USC5 to 32
while plainer sorts were about firm to
PF1s were irregular and ranged between
firm to USC2 dearer to easier by USC4 to
16 while mediums saw an irregular activity
and opened firm to USC5 dearer and gaining
further by upto USC15 by the close but
some lines lost by a similar margin at the
mediums were a weak feature and lost USC4
to 20 while plainer types were irregularly
easier by upto USC10 but a few invoices
gained upto USC6.
PDUSTs were a weak feature and declined by
USC12 to 25 with mediums heavily
discounted by USC10 to 34 and more
although a few clean improved invoices
were upto USC4 above last levels.
mediums eased by upto USC10 with some
lines unsold while plainer descriptions
were USC4 to 12 below last prices with
DUST1s were irregular varying between USC7
to 10 dearer to easier by a similar margin
while mediums ranged between firm to USC2
dearer to easier by USC6 to 16; lower
mediums shed USC6 to 10.
DUST1s were irregular varying between
USC10 dearer to easier by similar margins.
secondary catalogues BPs were firm while
PFs irregularly held value.
sorted coloury Fannings appreciated while
similar Dusts were irregularly dearer.
Fannings were dearer while Dusts gained.
other Middle Eastern countries showed
strong support and there was more activity
from Pakistan Packers, Afghanistan,
Bazaar, Kazakshtan(CIS), Sudan and Russia.
UK was less
active and continued selective while Iran
re-entered the market.