USDA Buys 9,490 MT Pulses

KANSAS CITY - Apr 19/17 - SNS -- The USDA's Commodity Credit Corporation office here confirmed the purchase of 9,490 metric tons (MT) of pulses for shipment as food aid.

Under terms of USDA PL-480 food aid tender invitation 200004628 the USDA is buying pulses packed in 50 kg bags.

Purchases are for shipment from interior plants between May 16 to June 6 and between June 7 to 28 for plants located at port.