Field Pea Imports By China Record Weak Month

PANAMA - May 15/19 - SNS -- Imports of field peas by China were a little weaker, slipping compared to the previous month in March, official trade data from General Customs Administration of China reveals.

Total imports throughout the month amounted to 111,932 metric tons (MT), down 3% from the previous month's total of 115,908. So far imports have reached 386,771 MT, up from 360,456 during the last calendar year.

The latest movement data showed Canada was top supplier, selling 110,780 MT. United States was the second most important shipper shipping 658 MT, followed by United Kingdom at 330 MT.