Australia's Lentils Exports Post Better Oucome



PANAMA - Oct 4/19 - SNS -- Australia's shipments of lentilss during August jumped compared to the previous month, according to data from Australia Bureau of Statistics.

Exports during the month reached 46,342 metric tons (MT), up from 35,424 MT the prior month. This increased exports so far during the marketing year to 298,070, down 24% last year.

Bangladesh was the most important buyer for the month, buying 18,376 MT. India was the second most important importer buying 12,813 MT, followed by Sri Lanka at 5,326 MT.