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The U.S. ranks 13th in chick pea imports

9 February 2010 Leave a comment

According to the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations, in 2007 the United States imported 16,001 tonnes of chick peas, which made the United States rank thirteenth out 0f one hundred and sixty nations in that category. India ranked first, importing 145,605 tonnes.

The U.S. ranks 9th in chick pea exports

21 January 2010 Leave a comment

According to the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations, in 2007 the United States exported 20,908 tonnes of chick peas, or 2.5% of the world’s total chick pea exports. That was enough to make the United States rank ninth out of one hundred and fifteen ranked nations. India ranked first, exporting 161,772 tonnes, or 19.6% of the world total.