Mixed Finish in Edible Beans

PANAMA - Jan 22/16 - SNS -- Dry edible bean markets finished the week's trading on a mixed note, with some classes of colored beans showing strength.

This was reflected in a solid 5.6 point gain in the spot market index for U.S. beans which finished the week at 138.6 points.

Interestingly, the world export pulse index showed similar strength, gaining 5.1 points to 222.2 on the week; while the Canadian index 2.3 points to close at 218.2.