Mark Your Calendars: 2013 NAFA Fur Auction Dates Set

With the 2012 fur sale season winding down, North American Fur Auctions has announced the preliminary auction schedule for 2013. Here are the dates: Feb. 17 to 23 (on show Feb. 12) May 28 – June 4 (on show May 24) Sept. … [Read More]

NAFA Reports Record Raccoon and Coyote Sales

The North American Fur Auctions sale that concluded this weekend saw prices come down slightly for most wild fur compared to sales results from the February auction, but the organization reported record numbers of raccoon and coyote pelts were sold. … [Read More]

Fur Prices Peaking, Time to Sell

Serge Lariviére In his latest Fur Market Report, Trapper & Predator Caller fur market expert Serge Lariviére says that despite a mild winter, demand from China for fur has driven prices to exciting new highs. And with those highs, the time has come … [Read More]

Fur Is Hot in Fashion World

Could fashion trends help drive rising fur prices up higher? Fashion designers play a major role in worldwide fashion trends, and if early signs are any indication, fur could be very popular this year. That, in turn, might help boost … [Read More]

Fur Market Is ‘Hot’

Trapper & Predator Caller‘s fur market expert, Serge Lariviére, says trappers have reason to be excited after Fur Harvesters Auction and North American Fur Auctions both opened with record-breaking sales. “Everybody knows the fur market is a real roller coaster, and … [Read More]

FHA Reports “One of the Best Opening Auctions” Ever

Fur Harvesters Auction held their first auction of the season this past weekend, and the results are very encouraging for furtakers. A news release from FHA calls the sale “one of the most successful January auctions in our company`s history.” … [Read More]

As Auctions Near, Optimism Grows, Especially for Muskrats

As the major North American fur auctions begin this winter and record-high prices continued at the season’s first European auctions, optimism is high for the fur market. Alan Herscovici, the executive vice-president of the Fur Council of Canada credits “design … [Read More]