Hide Trading handles various types of wools specializing in rural types
from the Eastern Cape. These are fine inferior merino types. We also do
cross merino wools and wool shorn off skins.
These are inferior merino
fine wools, low yielding and of mixed lengths. We sort them for
contamination of polyprop materials and excessive foreign matter only.
We do two lines in these wools as follows;
TK - this line contains a floating kemp - average yield approx 43% basis
schlum - average micron 20,5 - average vm 2,5% made up of burr, brand,
plant matter, etc.
XTK - this line contains hard and ingrown kemp - average yield approx
46% basis schlum - average micron approx 21,5 - average vm 2,5% made up
of burr, brands, plant matter, etc.
Cross or German Merinos of micron ranges 22-24 mic. We sort these wools to micron, length, style and yield.
We do a range of wools shorn off skins. Both merino and cross-merino are available.
These wools are sorted to micron, length, style and yield.