Canada's Green Lentil Exports Reveal Improved Oucome

PANAMA - Feb 5/20 - SNS -- Canada's exports of green lentils in December moved up slightly compared to the previous month, judging from data from Statistics Canada.

Total exports for the month amounted to 30,398 metric tons (MT), up 3% from the previous month's total of 29,588. So far export sales have totalled 158,481 MT, down from 220,822 in the same period the last marketing year.

Algeria was the largest importer for the month, receiving 4,939 MT. Peru was the second most important consumer taking 3,745 MT, followed by Morocco at 3,403 MT.