Green Lentil Exports From Canada Maintain Strong Trend

PANAMA - Sep 4/19 - SNS -- So far during the marketing year are maintaining a firmer tone, with green lentil shipments for Canada advanced a little compared to the previous month in July, according to statistics from Statistics Canada.

Exports for the month reached 34,028 metric tons (MT), up from 33,007 MT the prior month. This lifted exports so far during the marketing year to 454,015, up 5% last year.

In the month, India was the top buyer, receiving 14,903 MT. Colombia was the second most important importer taking 3,265 MT, followed by Peru at 2,863 MT.