India Imports 57 lakh T Pulses In 2015-16
Published on: Apr 20, 03:48
Pulses import in last MY(2016-17) was recorded at 57 lakh tonne. It is lower by only 1 lakh tonne imported during 2015-16.Peas import increased unexpectedly last year to 29,30,987 tonne. Chana import registered at 8,81,372 tonne from April 2016 to March-2017.Masur,Tur and Urad import too increased to 5,97,449,4,47,876 and 2,79,923 tonne respectively.The rest quantity was for Moong,Hari Matar and green Lentils.As availability is higher,import flow is bound to decrease in coming months.