Peas and Beans Samples

UK Pulse Descriptions

Read on for the standard descriptions of the types of UK pulse products traded by Pulses UK members to provide clarity in the market place. These are not trading specifications which are determined by buyers and sellers in their individual trading contracts.


Learn about the different types of peas and beans traded by our Pulses UK members, as well as the nutritional profiles of each.

If you would like to know more about the end uses of pulses – for the feed industry, for the food industry, for export markets, and for specialist uses, such as gluten-free diets – please contact one of the Pulses UK member companies listed on our web site. If you would like advice on the most appropriate Pulses UK member to contact, please visit our contacts page.