Green Pea Exports From Canada Record Easy Opening

PANAMA - May 9/19 - SNS -- Shipments of green peas from Canada eased compared to the previous month in March, the most recent data from Statistics Canada reveals.

Shipments during the month totalled 22,403 metric tons (MT), down from 23,803 MT the previous month. This boosted shipments so far during the marketing year to 214,961, up 20% last year.

For the month, China was the number one buyer, receiving 8,301 MT. Colombia was the second most important consumer taking 3,369 MT, followed by Nepal at 2,068 MT.