SALE NO - 31 , SALE DATE: 2019-12-10
LEAF : 8.30 am to 6.30 pm
DUST & SUPP : 10.30 am to 2.35 pm
CTC LEAF: 67,921 packages of Current Season and 75 packages of Old Season teas on offer met with a fair demand at progressively lower rates with heavy withdrawals.
BROKENS: Good Brokens once again met with a fairly good demand at a drop of Tk.3/- to Tk.5/- which declined further as the sale progressed. Medium and plain Brokens met with less enquiry at lower rates and there were more withdrawals this week. Poor varieties met with only a selective enquiry at lower rates.
FANNINGS: Good Fannings met with a fairly good demand but were easier by upto Tk.5/- and sometimes more with the progress of sale. Their Medium and plainer varieties met with less demand with prices easing further with more withdrawals. Poor varieties followed a similar trend.
CTC DUST: 11,759 packages of Current Season and 110 packages of Old Season teas on offer met with a fairly good demand. Good and Medium teas sold well at around last levels except for CD which was lower by Tk.8/- to Tk.10/-. Others met with less demand and also witnessed fair withdrawals. Poor and BLF teas met with some enquiry but again at lower rates. Blenders lent strong support with fair interest from the Loose tea buyers.
COMMENTS: A larger weight of tea was offered this week which met with a fair demand particularly the better varieties but prices eased further. Medium and plainer varieties met with less demand at easier rates where withdrawals continued to be very heavy. Blenders were the mainstay of the market with only a little interest from the Loose tea buyers.
Dusts were an easier market.
Our catalogue (Sale 22): Avg: Tk 194.46, Sold 62.5% & ( Sale 21 ) Avg: Tk 197.24, sold 63.1%.