Average Start to French Pea Exports

PARIS - Sep 17/19 - SNS -- France's field pea exports started the 2019-20 marketing campaign on a relatively good note, according to data from Eurostat and Terres Univia.

Export shipments during July totalled 17,700 metric tons (MT), down 17% the 21,205 MT shipped the previous month, buy up 3% from the 17,130 MT shipped the same month last year.

Belgium was the most important destination, taking 9,685 MT. Spain was the second most important destination at 4,040 MT, followed by Netherlands at 1,860 and Italy at 1,515 MT.