India's Pigeon Pea Imports Sustain Solid Tone

PANAMA - Dec 9/19 - SNS -- India's imports of pigeon peas during July jumped compared to the previous month, according to data from Directorate General of Commercial Intelligence & Statistics.

Imports reached 17,837 metric tons (MT) in the month, up 42% from the 12,605 MT shipped the previous month. Imports so far total 185,150 MT, compared to 129,321 in the same period the last calendar year.

The number one shipper for the month was Mozambique, shipping 8,154 MT. Myanmar was the second most important shipper supplying 6,230 MT, followed by Malawi at 2,500 MT.