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 24 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 80 million tonnes every year.

IYP 2016 Final Report

FAO released its final report for the International Year of Pulses 2016 including main findings and recommendations.

Update on U.S. Dry Bean and Chickpea Production

U.S. Dry Bean Council's latest report on dry bean and chickpea production is now available.

Pakistan Plant Protection Department Delegates Visit Ethiopia

A delegation of high-ranking officials from Pakistan's Plant Protection Department traveled to Ethiopia.

Third International Conference “Pulses. New markets. New opportunities”

Key players in the pulse industry, including officials from FAO, the Indian Ministry of Ag, and the President of the Global Pulse Confederation (GPC), Huseyin Arslan, will attend the conference in Kiev, Ukraine.

US Dry Bean Seeding and Estimated Production

Click on 'Read More' for the latest report on US dry bean seeding and estimated production.

India: Pulses in Public Distribution System (PDS)

The Indian Government announced it would sell nearly 3.5 million tonnes of pulses under the public distribution system (PDS) and other welfare schemes at a lower price than the wholesale rate.

Ethiopia: Honoring Ex-Board Members of the Association

On July 23, 2018 evening grand event has been conducted by Ethiopian Pulses Oilseeds Spices Exporters Association (EPOSPEA) at Sheraton Addis.

Ethiopia: 8th International Conference on Pulses and Oilseeds

Ethiopian Pulses, Oilseeds and Spices Processors - Exporters Association EPOSPEA announced the '8th International Conference on Pulses and Oilseeds' on November 23-24, 2018 in Addis Ababa. Registration sill start soon at http://www.epospeaeth.org/

National Pulse Day in Peru

The Peruvian National Pulse Day will strengthen the connections within the pulse supply chain with focus on promoting core themes such as sustainability, gastronomy, and food trends.

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India: Chana prices have increased by over 10% in recent days. According to @g_chandraagri, the price rise is good news for growers, who are currently planting the crop.
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PepsiCo, producer of various soft drinks and snacks, is exploring healthier options. #FutureofFood https://t.co/I4NEQX4eMV
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Australia: "Harvest in the past week has seen tonnage delivered to the South Australian Viterra network almost double, while in GrainCorp’s eastern states system, Victoria’s intake for the week and the harvest to November 12 is now ahead of New South W ... https://t.co/mgQp9Sut8w
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Ethiopia: Oilseed and pulse exports in the first quarter of this fiscal year were 21.5% down compared to last year in terms of value. #PulseMarket
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India: Till last week, sowing of field pea was lagging nearly 26% on year due to high temperatures in major growing areas of Madhya Pradesh–the second largest grower of the #pulses. #PulseMarket
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Biodiversity essential to nutrition, says expert. #Pulses #FutureOfFood https://t.co/QcQCyvuISE