CEO at BeGrait
An Interview with Felipe Sandoval from BeGrait
Back in June at the Pulses 2019 Convention in Rio, BeGrait CEO Felipe Sandoval sat down with us to talk pulses in Mexico. Following an overview of the country’s dry bean and chickpea growing seasons, he recapped the spring-summer dry bean harvest and explained how low chickpea prices would see a drastic reduction in the chickpea area this fall-winter season.
0:45 Can you give us an overview of pulse production in Mexico?
1:41 Tell us more about the 2019 summer campaign in Mexico.
2:24 What are the current conditions for the chickpea market in Mexico?
4:45 What do the trade tensions with the U.S. mean for Mexico's pulse sector?
5:52 What's the average domestic consumption of pulses in Mexico?
6:39 We understand you are interested in forming a Mexican national pulse association. Tell us more about that.