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ProVeg International launches Youth Board to transform global food systems
06/06/2022

ProVeg International launches Youth Board to transform global food systems

ProVeg International, a non-governmental food awareness organization, working to change global food systems, recently announced the launch of its Youth Board. Comprising ten young activists from across the globe, the Youth Board will promote ProVeg's goal of reducing meat consumption by 50% by 2040 under the banner "Diet Change Not Climate Change."

UN FAO World Pulses Day webinar coverage
02/16/2022

UN FAO World Pulses Day webinar coverage

February 10, 2022 marked the 4th annual World Pulses Day and the UN FAO held a 2-hour webinar in which both key industry players from worldwide organizations and young influencers bringing about positive change at a global level were invited to speak.

Igrain Pigeon Pea Market Update
12/20/2021

Igrain Pigeon Pea Market Update

IGrain’s Rahul Chahuan shares an update on the Kharif pigeon pea crop, citing data from a recent survey performed by the company.

Black Beans Global Outlook at Pulses 2.0
10/06/2020

Black Beans Global Outlook at Pulses 2.0

During the initial onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, black bean consumption spiked as panicked consumers cleared out store shelves ahead of national lockdowns.

Kabuli Chickpeas Global Outlook at Pulses 2.0
10/05/2020

Kabuli Chickpeas Global Outlook at Pulses 2.0

This year, with reduced production in India and Mexico, and lower seeding intentions in the U.S., Canada, Turkey and Russia, there was an expectation that market conditions would improve.

Dry Peas Global Outlook at Pulses 2.0
10/05/2020

Dry Peas Global Outlook at Pulses 2.0

The panel addressed major aspects of both the supply and the demand side of the global pea balance sheet and highlighted changes from previous years.

Faba Beans Global Outlook at Pulses 2.0
10/05/2020

Faba Beans Global Outlook at Pulses 2.0

In Australia, with harvest still months away, ABARES estimated the country’s 2020 faba bean production at 418,000 MT. That would be a 28% increase over last year.

Pulses 2020 Preview: Kabuli Chickpeas
02/05/2020

Pulses 2020 Preview: Kabuli Chickpeas

Will kabuli chickpea prices turn around in 2020? Don’t get caught out in leftfield! Get the inside scoop from industry experts at Pulses 2020.

2019 U.S. Dry Bean Planting Report
08/28/2019

2019 U.S. Dry Bean Planting Report

The dry bean area is up on lower prices for major commodity crops, but the crop was planted late and frost is a major concern.

GPC Pulse Contract # 1
09/01/2017

GPC Pulse Contract # 1

By Jonathan Waters Llb, Llm, Mciarb, Barrister General Counsel, the Grain and Feed Trade Association

Canada New Crop Sowing
05/03/2017

Canada New Crop Sowing

By Sundar Ramakrishnan Senior Vice President Trading Agrocorp International Pte. Ltd.

TRADE TALKS

Interviews with members of our industry

Will Watchorn talks this year’s production: “The US is on track for a rebound but things can still go wrong in Australia & India.”
08/08/2022

Will Watchorn talks this year’s production: “The US is on track for a rebound but things can still go wrong in Australia & India.”

Viterra is a multi-national agricultural commodity business that is active worldwide through acquisitions and growth. In terms of volume, it is one of the largest pulse handlers worldwide. As an origin-focused business, Viterra’s model is built around ports and railhead assets at the point of origin. Will Watchorn is Global Head of Pulses and has over two decades of trading experience. Jens Harder caught up with him last week to get his insight on the pulses market as it stands.

Pulses or pecans? The situation for Mexican chickpea farmers in 2022
06/09/2022

Pulses or pecans? The situation for Mexican chickpea farmers in 2022

A senior business developer at Comercializadora Columbia in Mexico City, Ricardo Ocejo Sandoval knows a thing or two about the pulse trade. He sat down with Luke Wilkinson to talk about new African markets, the pitfalls of international logistics, and the threat posed by pecans, as commodity prices waver.

“Attending an event like this is all about meeting with and creating a global network of like-minded partners”. Greg Cherewyk of Pulse Canada.
05/06/2022

“Attending an event like this is all about meeting with and creating a global network of like-minded partners”. Greg Cherewyk of Pulse Canada.

Pulse Canada is a national association that represents the growers, processors, and exporters of peas, beans, lentils, chickpeas, and faba beans. Ahead of the upcoming Pulses 22 convention, Kirsten Provan spoke to Greg Cherewyk, President of Pulse Canada, about the 25 by 25 strategy, the current demand for Canadian grown pulses, and opportunities for growth in the industry.

When it comes to value-added, Alexandra Londoño says the pulse industry is sitting on gold
05/06/2022

When it comes to value-added, Alexandra Londoño says the pulse industry is sitting on gold

Based in Switzerland, Bühler Group is a family-owned world leader in a huge variety of technologies that influence multiple aspects of everyday life. Within their vast food division, they’re concentrating on plant-based protein ingredients derived, in large part, from pulses. Kira Nash spoke with Alexandra Londoño of Bühler Group about the company’s partnerships, innovations, and excitement about a plant-based future.

Bharat Thakkar | Sun Impex (UAE)
04/13/2022

Bharat Thakkar | Sun Impex (UAE)

“I use insights from GPC conferences to help shape my trading strategy for the upcoming months” - Bharat Thakkar

A unique market: Carlo Scazzola on canning pulses in Italy
03/08/2022

A unique market: Carlo Scazzola on canning pulses in Italy

Kira Nash spoke with Carlo Scazzola, president of Italian brokers Agras Pulses, which was established in 1984 as part of Agras group and deals largely in pulse exports into Italy, about Italian consumption, export issues and the intricacies of the canning industry.

Moayad Abushokhedim of Fooditives on their vegan casein and being a plant-based pioneer
01/17/2022

Moayad Abushokhedim of Fooditives on their vegan casein and being a plant-based pioneer

"We struggle with the idea that healthy food is expensive..Healthy food should be a right for everyone. The way we solved the price issue was with something which, as scientists, was literally right in front of our eyes: to just use waste - because that way we’re solving environmental, sustainability and price issues, so it was a win-win."

Hunain Khatri of SS Indenters on trading in Pakistan and his outlook for 2022
01/04/2022

Hunain Khatri of SS Indenters on trading in Pakistan and his outlook for 2022

Hunain Khatri has more than a decade’s trading experience in Pakistan, spanning everything from chemicals to crops. He is currently MD of SS Indenters’ foreign trading business, where he oversees more than 350,000 metric tonnes in global pulses trading every year. Jesse Sam caught up with him briefly in late December to get his outlook for the first quarter of the new year.

Trade Talk with G. Chandrashekhar: Rabi Sowing Update
12/03/2021

Trade Talk with G. Chandrashekhar: Rabi Sowing Update

In the GPC's ongoing series of conversations with the senior editor at the Hindu Business Line, we recap the latest rabi sowing numbers, discuss prices and demand, and delve behind some of the recent headlines.

A promising landscape: Mirko Geremia on the future of Bolivian pulses
12/01/2021

A promising landscape: Mirko Geremia on the future of Bolivian pulses

Mirko Geremia is a Brazilian pioneer in the Bolivian grain market and is the owner of Safras Corretora de Cereais. In an interview with Ana Krepp, he reveals the steps he took to become an important agent in the grain industry in Latin America, drawing parallels between markets in the region.

Dario Alzate Medina on Aburrá and the Colombian bean market
11/23/2021

Dario Alzate Medina on Aburrá and the Colombian bean market

Recognised for commercial merit by Fenalco (Federación Nacional de Comerciantes de Colombia) in this year’s award, Dario Alzate Medina is no small player in Colombia’s pulses market, trading beans with his company, Aburrá. Ana Krepp caught up with him to discuss his company and the industry in general.

Andy Bury on UK Pulse Production
11/12/2021

Andy Bury on UK Pulse Production

Andy Bury, a pulses trader at Frontier Agriculture, talks about UK pulse production, this year’s crops, and the slow but steady progress of the fava bean ahead of Monday’s EU webinar, where he will be a panellist.

Arvee's Shyam Narsaria on Myanmar’s changing pulses landscape
11/10/2021

Arvee's Shyam Narsaria on Myanmar’s changing pulses landscape

Shyam Narsaria is CEO of Arvee International, a Singapore-based pulses trader with deep interests in Myanmar. Jesse Sam caught up with him in late-October to find out more about Myanmar’s recent agreement with India and to understand some of the key trends shaping the market.

Diversification in Covid Times
07/01/2021

Diversification in Covid Times

Pedro Cortes of Akila group on leveraging their global network in a crisis and the outlook for this year's Brazilian bean crop.

Trade Talk with Rajiv Naaram
06/02/2021

Trade Talk with Rajiv Naaram

The head of Rathnam Brothers on India’s decision to lift quantitative restrictions on pigeon peas, black matpe and moong.

Trade Talk with Sangeeta Aggarwal
04/28/2021

Trade Talk with Sangeeta Aggarwal

Aggarwal Impex’s founder believes the algorithm-based allocation of import quotas for pulses could mark the beginning of a more transparent system.

Trade Talk with Gaurav Jain
04/14/2021

Trade Talk with Gaurav Jain

The founder of AgPulse Analytica shares his insights on pulse markets and where he sees the industry heading.

Trade Talk with José Macera
04/14/2021

Trade Talk with José Macera

The company started 35 years ago exporting mainly black beans to Mexico; today, despite the economic hardships brought by the global pandemic, the company continues to find ways to grow.

Trade Talk with Horacio Fragola
02/23/2021

Trade Talk with Horacio Fragola

Alicampo’s founder talks about his company’s successful strategy with growers and the outlook heading into Argentina’s pulse planting season.

G. Chandrashekhar on the Start of Rabi Sowing
11/03/2020

G. Chandrashekhar on the Start of Rabi Sowing

G. Chandrashekhar, senior editor and policy commentator for the Hindu Business Line, on the impact of the late withdrawal of the monsoon on kharif pulse production, the start of rabi season seeding, food price inflation, demand for pulse imports, protests against the recent ag reforms and India’s future pulse consumption.

Trade Talk with Brian Clancey
10/13/2020

Trade Talk with Brian Clancey

STATPub’s founder tells the story behind his celebrated ag news website and talks lentils and about his participation at Pulses 2.0.

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