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Chickpeas: Russia competes with Canada

November 6, 2023 at 11:25 AM , Der AUDITOR
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NEW DELHI/OTTAWA. In India, the focus is on the new sowing, while Canada wants to expand the area under cultivation in 2024. Russia is also increasingly on the agenda, although the quality of the goods plays a decisive role here.

Massive yield increase in Russia

After stagnating last week, Indian chickpea prices have managed to climb by a moderate USD 10/mt this time. Indian cultivation will become even more important in the 2023/24 season, as yields in other important growing countries such as Canada and Turkey are expected to decline. The situation is different in Mexico, where production is expected to increase significantly according to current estimates. A massive increase in yields is also expected in Russia, with forecasts of up to 500,000 mt doing the rounds - this would mean that th

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