Yellow Pea Exports From Canada Sustain Firm Performance

PANAMA - Feb 5/20 - SNS -- Shipments of yellow peas for Canada posted decent increases, moving compared to the previous month in December, the latest data from Statistics Canada shows.

Total shipments in the month reached 291,316 metric tons (MT), up 15% from the previous month's total of 252,351. So far export sales have totalled 1,468,383 MT, up from 1,087,753 during the previous marketing year.

Bangladesh was the most important buyer, taking 122,058 MT. China was the second most important importer receiving 84,270 MT, followed by United Arab Emirates at 39,846 MT.