Kabuli Chickpeas. Market Overview

Kabuli Chickpeas. Market Overview
  1. Planted area is down in India, Mexico, USA, Canada & Argentina by approximately 30-35% from last season.
  2. Planted area in Turkey is estimated to be up by approximately 20%.
  3. Black Sea planted area is estimated to be similar to last season.
  4. Significant carryover stocks exist in all origins.
  5. Price spreads between large and medium sizes have narrowed significantly.
  6. Small caliber stocks are plentiful and searching for demand.
  7. Buyers are waiting and watching the weather.