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AWTA Ltd Annual Review 2020-2021 Available for Download

The AWTA Ltd Annual General Meeting was held on Friday, 22nd October 2021.

The AWTA Ltd Annual Review 2020-2021 is now available for download below:

AWTA Ltd Annual Review 2020-2021

Key Test Data Summary for September 2021

The monthly comparisons of Total Lots, Bales and Weight for September 2021 compared with the same period last season are:
+23.8%, +20.4% and +19.7% respectively.

Read more: Key Test Data Summary for September 2021

Vale - Charles Englander

It is with great sadness that we wish to advise of the passing of the former General Counsel of AWTA Ltd, Mr Charles Englander, last Wednesday, 25th August 2021 at Cabrini Hospital in Melbourne.

Read more: Vale - Charles Englander

Key Test Data Summary for August 2021

The monthly comparisons of Total Lots, Bales and Weight for August 2021 compared with the same period last season are:
+36.8%, +39.0% and +38.5% respectively.

Note that testing volumes for August 2020 last year were affected by COVID restrictions across Australia when Total Lots, Bale and Weight for August 2020 were:
-22.2%, -20.5 and -20.1% respectively when compared with August 2019.

Read more: Key Test Data Summary for August 2021

Shorn wool production moves higher

The Australian Wool Production Forecasting Committee’s second forecast of shorn wool production in 2021/22 is 310 Mkg greasy, up 5.2% on 2020/21. Widespread rainfall throughout many key wool producing regions augurs well for a good spring season. Both the number of sheep shorn (up 3.3%) and average cut per head (up 1.8%) are expected to increase.

Read more: Shorn wool production moves higher