Field Pea Exports From Russia Extend Weak Tendency

PANAMA - Sep 10/19 - SNS -- At this point in the current calendar year maintained their weaker trend, with field pea shipments from Russia fell relative to the previous month in May, according to data from Federal Customs Service of Russia.

Exports for the month totalled 28,836 metric tons (MT), down from 56,283 MT the prior month. This boosted exports so far during the calendar year to 204,631, down 62% last year.

Recent trade data showed Turkey was most important destination, receiving 8,571 MT in the month. Pakistan was the second most important importer receiving 8,554 MT, followed by India at 3,107 MT.