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CPL’s client required insight on the value chain for pulse based ingredients in North America


CPL used scientific literature, regulations databases, industry news and expert interviews to complete this report. We provided our client with transcripts of interviews.

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Table of Contents



About this Report

  • About the Summary Report
  • About the Reference Report

Principal Findings

  • The Global Pulse Market
  • Seed Breeders, Growers and Processors
  • Crop Production
  • Factors Influencing Production Choice
  • Trade and Export Prices
  • Quality Standards
  • Logistics and Transport
  • Processing and Handling

Answers to the Client’s Questions

  • Seed Production
  • Growers
  • Primary Processors
  • Transportation Dynamics
  • Secondary Processing

The Pulse Market

  • The Global Pulse Market and Price Volatility
  • Drivers
    • Production
    • Production Volatility
    • Yields
    • Global Trade/Consumption
    • Other Factors Driving Demand
  • Future Prospects
  • Pulse Exports
  • The Pulse Value Chain

Seed Production

  • Introduction
  • Research
  • Seed Breeders
    • Breeding Objectives
    • Breeding Programs
    • Popular Varieties
    • Seed Treatment
    • Seed Growers
  • 5 Seed Breeding, Processing and Marketing Companies

Crop Production

  • Pulses Grown
  • Major Pulse Producers
    • Development of the Industry
  • Production
  • Pulse Production and Farm Structure
  • Factors Affecting Choice to Grow Pulses
  • Economics of Pulse Growing


  • Value Add Estimates

Logistics and Transportation

  • Transport of Crops
  • Grain Elevators
  • Trucking
  • Inland Waterways
  • Ports

Primary Processing and Grain Handling

  • Major Primary Processors
  • 64 Primary Processors

Quality Standards

  • Pricing Differentials
  • Standards

Secondary Processing

  • Overview
  • Secondary Processing
  • Value Add Estimates
  • Markets
  • End Use Applications
  • Secondary Processing Activities
  • 22 Secondary Processors


  • Contact Summary
    • Development of the Pulse Business
    • Reasons Pulses are Grown
    • Logistics and Processing Activities
    • Major Players
    • Value Add
  • 20 Contact Reports

101 Tables

102 Figures

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