India’s pulses imports in the period of January to March 2024 were at 516,223 tons, including Masur(Lentil) Tur (Pigeon Pea) and Urad (Black Gram), decreased by 29% from the coresponding period of year ago. During the period in 2024 imports were at 724,883 tons. Global tight supply and hoarding (in expectation of higher demand from India) resulted to fall in imports. Worldwide Tur production is estimated lower than last year. Tur imports on the said period fall to 122,817 tons as against 252,004 tons in last year.