USDA Buys 21,360 MT Pulses

KANSAS CITY - Aug 3/17 - SNS -- The USDA's Commodity Credit Corporation office here confirmed the purchase of 21,360 metric tons (MT) of pulses for shipment as food aid.

Under terms of USDA PL-480 food aid tender invitation 200004889 the USDA is buying pulses packed in 50 kg bags.

Purchases are for shipment from interior plants between September 1 to 22 and between September 23 and October 13 for plants located at port.