USDA Buys 2,500 MT Pulses

KANSAS CITY - Feb 9/18 - SNS -- The USDA's Commodity Credit Corporation office here confirmed the purchase of 2.500 metric tons (MT) of pulses for shipment as food aid.

Under terms of USDA PL-480 food aid tender invitation 200005211 the USDA is buying pulses packed in 50 kg bags.

Purchases are for shipment from interior plants between March 1 to March 22 and between March 22 and April 13 for plants located at port.