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Market Prospects for Pulses in South Asia

International and Domestic Trade

  • Author: UN
  • Publication date: May 1998
  • Page count: 156
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 98.II.F.16

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The world annual average production of pulses currently is around 57 million tons. About half of this amount is produced in Asia with China, Australia, Myanmar and Thailand being the major exporters. This study of the South Asian region, assesses the future trade potential of selected pulses on the basis of recent trends and prospects in production, consumption and marketing systems. The countries highlighted include India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Myanmar.