Bulk Lentil Movement Up in April

WINNIPEG - May 30/18 - SNS -- The Canadian Grain Commission (CGC) reports 36,600 metric tons (MT) lentils were loaded for export through licensed facilities which are required to report to it all grain movement in April.

The CGC reports 33,100 MT were shipped the same month last year, while movement is up from the 17,900 MT shipped the previous month, reflecting movement to Bangladesh and the United States.

This lifted bulk loadings for the marketing year to 235,200 MT, compared to 700,600 MT during the same period last season.