USDA Buys 700 MT Pulses



KANSAS CITY - Jun 7/19 - SNS -- The USDA's Commodity Credit Corporation office here confirmed the purchase of 700 metric tons (MT) of pulses for shipment as food aid.

Under terms of USDA PL-480 food aid tender invitation 200006163 the USDA is buying pulses packed in 50 kg bags. In releasing purchase details, the USDA said it did not buy 7,090 MT of great northern beans due to a lack of offers.

Purchases must be delivered via truck on an FAS basis to Palmer Logistics Terminals (G-HOUS-PAL) in Houston, Texas no later than July 15, 2019.