United States Dealer Bean Index Review

VANCOUVER - Sep 11/19 - STAT -- The spot market dealer price index for dry edible beans grown in the United States at the close of the 2018-19 marketing year falling 11% below the recent three year average.

For the season just ended, the Bean Index was 115 points, compared to an annual average of 128 during the previous three year period for dry edible bean classes included in the index calculation.

Analysis of the monthly pattern reveals the highest monthly average index level was 117 points in August, while the lowest monthly average level was .