French Exports, But Hopefulness About India

PARIS - Feb 11/20 - SNS -- The pace of pea exports from France continued to slow in December, according to data from Eurostat and Terres Univia.

Export shipments during the month totalled 17,425 metric tons (MT), down 12% the 19,745 MT shipped the previous month, and down 2% from the 17,855 MT shipped the same month last year.

This lifted season to date export shipments to 122,915 MT, up 20% from the 102,545 MT shipped during the same period last season. So far this marketing year, European Union destinations accounted for 97% of all pea exports, compared to 98.5% last season.