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Canadian red lentil supply-demand estimates

by | Jun 11, 2021 | Lentils, Pulses

*All quantities in tonnes

Year 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Area (acres) 4.240.000 3.003.000 2.036.900 2.330.100 2.931.700 2.930.000
Yield (lbs) 1.263 1.348 1.416 1.498 1.542 1.406
Production 2.429.100 1.835.900 1.308.500 1.583.500 2.050.500 1.868.000
Carry-In 45.000 271.000 777.000 635.000 168.200 236.000
Stocks 2.474.100 2.106.900 2.085.500 2.218.500 2.218.700 2.104.000
Export 1.741.363 960.950 1.325.329 1.841.510 1.762.800 1.623.800
Seed 94.600 64.200 73.400 92.600 92.500 97.800
Feed & Waste 359.837 297.750 47.371 111.990 124.000 127.700
Total Usage 2.195.800 1.322.900 1.446.100 2.046.100 1.979.300 1.849.300
Ending Stock 278.000 784.000 639.000 172.000 239.000 255.000
Stocks/Use 12,70% 59,30% 44,20% 8,40% 12,10% 13,80%