The Global Pulse Confederation (GPC, formerly known as CICILS IPTIC) is the nonprofit association for the pulses industry value chain. GPC is headquartered in Dubai and licensed under the Dubai Government authority, Dubai Multi Commodity Centre (DMCC).

 

GPC BY THE NUMBERS:

  • Enjoys membership from 18 national associations and over 600 private sector members.
  • Represents an industry worth over $100 billion at the retail level.
  • Pulses production is distributed in over 55 countries, and reaches over 60 million tonnes every year.

GPC Vice President Anurag Tulshan Elected to GAFTA Council

Global Pulse Confederation Vice President Anurag Tulshan was formally elected to The Grain and Feed Trade Association (GAFTA) Council. He is the first Indian ever elected to this position.

Mr. Tulshan stated from London today that we will foster th

GPC President Huseyin Arslan Receives Saskatchewan Distinguished Service Award

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall presented the Saskatchewan Distinguished Service Award to agricultural entrepreneur Huseyin Arslan, the executive chairman of AGT Foods and Ingredients, and President of the Global Pulse Confederation (GPC).

India Imposes 50% Tariff on Pea Imports

India’s Ministry of Finance’s Notification No. 84 /2017-Customs issued on November 8 confirms an immediate application of the bound tariff maximum of 50% on all imports of peas.

GPC Supports 17 Governments’ Call for Strengthening CODEX and Providing Farmers with Tools to Access International Markets

The Global Pulse Confederation (GPC) welcomed a joint statement issued this week from 17 governments participating in the 11th Ministerial Conference of the WTO.

Indian Government Extends Relaxation of Fumigation Regulations

The Government of India extended relaxation of fumigation regulations for methyl bromide treatment of imported pulses and other agricultural commodities until June 30, 2018.

One Answer to CO2 Levels – Pulses

Researchers found rising CO2 levels are causing wheat and rice protein levels to drop. Consumption of more pulses could help with the protein deficiency because pulses are rich in protein and show less loss due to rising CO2.

EU MRLs for Pirimiphos Methyl on Pulses

Coceral has raised an issue in relation to EU Maximum Residue Level (MRL) of pirimiphos-methyl on pulses (beans, lentils, and peas). We would like to know if you are experiencing any difficulties in complying with these MRLs in the Pulses Sector.

India Restricts Urad & Moong & Imports

On August 18, 2017 the Directorate-General of Foreign Trade restricted the import of urad and moong to 3 lakh tonnes per annum in order to help farmers get better prices.

Ethiopia To Host Pulse Conference

On Nov. 22-23, 2017, the Ethiopian Pulses, Oilseeds and Spices Processors-Exporters Association (EPOSPEA) is hosting the 7th International Conference on Pulses, Oil Seeds and Spices. The event will be at the Intercontinental Hotel in Addis Ababa.

Global Pulse Confederation - GPC

The Global Pulse Confederation (GPC, formerly known as CICILS-IPTIC) is the nonprofit association for the pulses industry value chain. GPC is headquartered in Dubai and licensed under the Dubai Government authority, Dubai Multi Commodity Centre (DMCC). GPC by the numbers: - Enjoys membership from 18 national associations and over 600 private sector members. - Represents an industry worth over $100 billion at the retail level. - Pulses production is distributed in over 55 countries, and reaches over 60 million tonnes every year.
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Global Pulse Confederation - GPC3 days ago
Global Pulse Confederation Vice President Anurag Tulshan was formally elected to The Grain and Feed Trade Association (GAFTA) Council. He is the first Indian ever elected to this position. Mr. Tulshan stated from London today that we will foster the relations between GAFTA and GPC for industry benefit.
Global Pulse Confederation - GPC
Global Pulse Confederation - GPC6 days ago
Pulses: One of the 5 Superfoods you’re going to see everywhere in 2018!
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Global Pulse Confederation - GPC shared a link.1 week ago
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Global Pulse Confederation - GPC published a note.2 weeks ago
EU MRLs for Pirimiphos Methyl on Pulses
Global Pulse Confederation - GPC
Global Pulse Confederation - GPC3 weeks ago
The Government of India extended relaxation of fumigation regulations for methyl bromide treatment of imported pulses and other agricultural commodities until June 30, 2018.
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Global Pulse Confederation - GPC4 weeks ago
Plant-based proteins such as lentils and beans are one of the hottest food trends of 2018, according to Pinterest.
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In Grant, University of Nebraska experts shared with farmers the benefits of an emerging market for pulse crops that could be a game changer. https://t.co/Or9Nqj9Otm
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North Dakota's Agriculture Department is accepting applications for grants to help promote specialty crops such as dry beans, peas, and lentils. https://t.co/qMbyfRiGuz
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During Idaho’s 2018 legislative session, there will be an effort to create a moratorium on soybean production in parts of the state where dry beans are grown. https://t.co/BWgAc3eFDm
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In Rio Grande do Sul (Brazil), first dry bean harvest moves forward with average yields estimated at 1.7 to 1.9 MT/ha. https://t.co/fc0pytNV3r
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The Dominican Republic issued the 2018 U.S. Dry Bean TRQ allocations. 15,280 MT of dry beans can enter the country duty-free from January 1 through December 31, 2018. https://t.co/6TCJekvmle
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Farmers in the western region of Bangladesh are growing more lentils this year. https://t.co/Dg4SJ2yKHS