Edible Bean Harvest Starts

PANAMA - Sep 17/17 - SNS -- International dry edible bean markets finished the week unchanged to easier as harvest activity was reported in parts of the U.S. growing area.

This was reflected in the U.S. spot index for beans which dropped 6.0 points on the week to close at 132.2.

Other major pulse price indices finished the week on a mixed note. The Canadian pulse price index gained 1.1 points to finish at 186.2, while the world pulse price index was unchanged at 173.8.