Find out about recent Global Pulse Confederation news and activities, as well as those of our members.



Indian Government Increased Import Tariff on Chickpeas

06 February 2018

The Indian Government increased on Feb 6 the import tariff on chickpeas from 30% to 40%.

#DalDivas by Rushina Munshaw Ghildiyal​

29 January 2018

Thursday, 25th January 2018​, has been proposed as #DalDivas by Rushina Munshaw Ghildiyal​, prominent food blogger and consultant from Mumbai, as part of her ongoing series called Indian Food Observance Days.

GPC Vice President Anurag Tulshan Elected to GAFTA Council

18 January 2018

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.

EU MRLs for Pirimiphos Methyl on Pulses

10 January 2018

Dear members,
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 before deciding if action should be taken at EU level.