Mixed Week In Dry Beans

PANAMA - Jan 19/18 - SNS -- Dry edible bean markets posted a mixed performance during the week.

Modest advances in pinto bean values offset declines in other classes in the United States, while world values for colored beans eased while white beans were relatively steady.

This was reflected in the U.S. spot index for beans, finished the week up 1.2 points at 125.1 in limited trading activity.