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Wool Export

The export arm of PGG Wrightson Wool is Bloch & Behrens Wool (NZ) Limited – a participant in the global wool trade for generations, renowned for high quality wool to international markets.

Bloch & Behrens Wool was launched in Denmark in 1856; and branched to New Zealand in 1949.

Bloch & Behrens supplies local mills and exports to more than 30 countries around the world. They enjoy several long standing relationships with prominent manufacturers throughout Europe; relationships preserved by rigorous attention to detail, clear advice on price trends and delivering high quality wool to meet exacting criteria. Bloch & Behrens also conducts business in China.

The global market intelligence gathered by Bloch & Behrens is available to you, our PGG Wrightson woolgrowers – providing you with opportunities for forward contracts and access to niche markets.

Bloch & Behrens is a member of the International Wool Textile Organisation (IWTO) and the New Zealand Council of Wool Exporters Inc (NZCWE) and is a registered supplier of controlled quantities of certified organic wool. 

Contact the Wool Export team:


PO Box 9024, Tower Junction
Christchurch 8149
New Zealand
Tel: +64 3 343 9100

Palle Petersen
Bloch & Behrens General Manager
Phone +64 21 645 763

Gerard de Rooy
Bloch & Behrens Contract Manager
Phone +64 21 330 996


Hans Bering
Langs Hegnet 86
2800 Lyngby
Tel: +45 20 40 74 72


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President Fiber Division: Mark A. Lorusso
Worcester Office: (508) 757 2547
Cellphone: (508) 729 3952
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