American Green Pea Exports Reveal Improved Result



PANAMA - Mar 6/19 - SNS -- At this point in the marketing year recorded a better performance, with green pea exports from U.S. made major gains , moving upward compared to the previous month in December, according to the most recent statistics from U.S. Department of Commerce.

Movement reached 9,520 metric tons (MT) in the month, up 35% from the 7,065 MT shipped the previous month. Exports so far total 35,454 MT, versus 49,177 in the same period the previous marketing year.

The most recent movement statistics showed Canada was number one destination, taking 3,316 MT. India was the second most important consumer buying 1,700 MT, followed by Philippines at 1,184 MT.