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Myanmar exports over 558,700 tons of beans, pulses in April-July

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  • 24th August, 2022 08:51:39 PM
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Myanmar exports over 558,700 tons of beans, pulses in April-July

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Myanmar exported more than 558,700 tons of beans and pulses worth over 426 million U.S. dollars in the first four months of the 2022-23 fiscal year, showed the Ministry of Commerce's figures on Wednesday, Xinhua reported.

From April 1 to July 29 this year, Myanmar shipped over 419,120 tons of beans and pulses via sea routes and transported over 139,579 tons of beans and pulses through land borders, the ministry's data said.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Myanmar has shipped most of its exported beans and pulses via sea routes, official figures showed.

Export of pulses, beans and sesame seeds from Myanmar is the second highest among the global counterparts and the highest among the Southeast Asian countries, said the Myanmar Pulses, Beans and Sesame Seeds Merchants Association.

Myanmar exports beans and pulses to countries including China, India and European countries.