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Conversations with industry members about their experiences and views on the global pulse market.

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.

Trade Talk with G. Chandrashekhar: Rabi Recap and Kharif Sowing Update
06/20/2022

Trade Talk with G. Chandrashekhar: Rabi Recap and Kharif Sowing Update

In this edition of the GPC's ongoing conversations with G. Chandrashekhar, the Hindu Business Line's senior editor comments on official rabi and kharif figures, discusses several factors that might impact kharif sowing and shares his thoughts on India's pulse import need for 2022-23.

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.