Chickpea Exports From India Continue Easy Tone

PANAMA - Jul 23/19 - SNS -- India's export shipments of chickpeas during April fell compared to the previous month, judging from data from Directorate General of Commercial Intelligence & Statistics.

Movement totalled 9,492 metric tons (MT) in the month, down 52% from the 19,647 MT shipped the previous month. Exports so far total 47,676 MT, compared to 97,726 in the same period the previous calendar year.

Algeria was the most important importer, buying 1,637 MT. Bangladesh was the second most important buyer taking 1,209 MT, followed by Saudi Arabia at 1,057 MT.