Canada's Lentil Exports Post Easy Month

PANAMA - Sep 4/19 - SNS -- So far during the current marketing year recorded a easier month, with lentil shipments from Canada dropped relative to the previous month in July, judging from official trade data from Statistics Canada.

Export sales during the month reached 189,448 metric tons (MT), down from 197,243 MT the previous month. This boosted movement so far during the marketing year to 2,032,359, up 32% last year.

Recent movement statistics showed India was biggest destination, buying 78,902 MT in the month. United Arab Emirates was the second most important destination receiving 33,591 MT, followed by Bangladesh at 12,948 MT.