Pea (navy) Bean Exports From U.S. Post Better Performance

PANAMA - Feb 6/19 - SNS -- At this point in the marketing year posted a impeoved performance, with pea (navy) bean shipments for U.S. jumped compared to the previous month in November, judging from the latest statistics from U.S. Department of Commerce.

Movement totalled 7,399 metric tons (MT) during the month, up 20% from the 6,171 MT shipped the previous month. Export sales so far total 18,025 MT, versus 31,053 during the last marketing year.

United Kingdom was the top buyer for the month, receiving 3,966 MT. Italy was the second most important consumer buying 880 MT, followed by Dominican Republic at 684 MT.