The third mohair sale of the 2021 summer season took place in Port Elizabeth on 16 March 2021, with 167 887kg on offer, of which 99% was sold.

This offering was the largest quantity of the year so far and consisted of some excellent-quality mohair. The buying houses competed actively for all types of mohair on offer with Responsible Mohair Standard-certified mohair attracting the most competition.

The average market indicator increased by 11% (13% in dollar terms) from the previous sale to close at R395,08/kg, despite the rand trading stronger. A highest price of R848/kg was paid for a bale 24 micron superstyle kid mohair.

For the full report from Mohair SA, click here. The fourth mohair sale of the 2021 summer season will take place on 13 April 2021. – Press release, Mohair SA