Easing Tone in World Pulses

PANAMA - Mar 18/17 - SNS -- International dry edible bean markets finished the week's trading on a generally easier note.

This was reflected in the performance of the pulse price indexes. The U.S. spot index for beans eased on the week, slipping 0.3 to 147.2 points.

Other pulse markets also ended the week on weaker note. The Canadian pulse price index slipped 0.4 points to finish at 182.4 for its ninth week over week decline.