USDA Buys 180 MT Beans

KANSAS CITY - Oct 10/17 - SNS -- The USDA's Commodity Credit Corporation office here confirmed the purchase of 180 metric tons (MT) of small red beans for shipment as food aid.

Under terms of USDA PL-480 food aid tender invitation 200004996 the USDA is buying pulses packed in 50 kg bags.

Purchases are for shipment from interior plants between November 1 to November 22 and between November 23 to December 14 for plants located at port.