Broadbean Exports From Australia Open On Weak Note

PANAMA - Apr 3/19 - SNS -- Australia's export shipments of broadbeans during February were little changed, inching down compared to the previous month, judging from data from Australia Bureau of Statistics.

Movement for the month totalled 44,775 metric tons (MT), down from 46,377 MT the previous month. This increased shipments so far during the marketing year to 146,383, down 6% last year.

Since the beginning of the marketing year, clearances are down versus the previous five year average. So far, 146,383 MT were exported, down 4% from the recent average of 151,931.