Wool disposition and farm value, 2018
The volume of raw wool purchased directly from Canadian producers increased 9.6% from 2017 to 1.3 million kilograms in 2018. The average price paid for wool to Canadian producers in 2018 was $1.10 per kilogram.
The total farm value was $1.4 million, up 6.2% from 2017.
Note to readers
Data on the quantity, price and farm value of purchased raw wool and raw wool used on farms are now available for 2018, for Canada and by province.
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