Main wool producing area
The advantages of wool production in the southern hemisphere.
About 40% of the world's total raw wool production in Oceania. Australia mainly produces wool, New Zealand mainly production of fine, average from individuals of more than 5.0 kg. Higher level from South America. Australia, and New Zealand, the Soviet Union and China is a major producer of wool, which accounted for 60% of the world wool production. Main wool exporting countries except Australia and New Zealand, but also Argentina and Uruguay and South Africa.