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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

CPC Ver.2 code 017

Structure   Notes

  • Section: 0 - Agriculture, forestry and fishery products
  • Division: 01 - Products of agriculture, horticulture and market gardening
  • Group: 017 - Pulses (dried leguminous vegetables)


This Group is divided into the following Classes:

  • 0170 - Pulses (dried leguminous vegetables)

Explanatory note

This group includes pulses, i.e. annual leguminous crops yielding grains or seeds of different sizes, shapes and colours contained in various numbers within a pod. The term "pulses" should be limited to crops harvested for dry grains only, excluding, therefore, those harvested green for the seeds or for the pods or both.

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