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General Information

(i) City Dhenkanal
(ii) Full Postal Address At- Durga Bazar, Near Civil Supplies Office, PO/Distt. Dhenkanal
(iii) Email
(iv) Telephone No. with STD Code 06762-226662
(v) Year of establishment 1987
(vi) Population Served 448549
(vii) Geographical area served by Market (No. of   Villages etc.) 503 


(i) Regulated/Unregulated Regulated
(ii) Year of Regulation 1987
(iii) Name of the Market Legislation Dhenkanal
(iv) Whether Elected/Nominated/Superseded APMC Elected
(v) Name of Chairman/Administrator Sri Abani Kanta Pattnaik
Address of Chairman/Administrator Sub-Collector, Dhenkanal
Telephone No. of Chairman/Administrator 06762 224625
(vi) Name of Secretary Sri Niranjan Setha
Address of Secretary At/Po- RMC, Dhenkanal
Telephone No. of Secretary 06762-226662
(vii) Name of Officer-in-Charge of Market Information Sri Niranjan Setha
Address of Officer-in-Charge of Market Information At/Po- Durga Bazar, Near Civil Supplies Office, Dhenkanal
Telephone No. of Officer-in-Charge of Market Information 06762-226662
(viii) If Unregulated, Name of Owner and ManagementRegulated Market Committee Dhenkanal
(ix) Details of Staff: Supervisory Administrative
a) Permanent 5   4 
b) Temporary 6   0 
(x) Market holidaysNil 
(xi) Market hours6 AM to 4 PM 

Rail/Road Connectivity

(i) Name of the nearest railway station Dhenkanal
(ii) Distance of the railway station from the market(in Kms) 4
(iii) Name of the Nearest National /State Highway NH-42

Market Area

(i) Notified area of Market Committee Whole Revenue Sub-Division
(ii) Subyard (If any) and It's exact location Allasua, Motanga,Pingua
(iii) Farthest place in the Hinterland Banasingh
(iv) Nearest place in the Hinterland Dhenkanal
(v) Commodity Wise Processing Units in the Market area Nil
(vi) Number of Cold Storages available 0
(vii) Capacity of Cold Storages available 0
(viii) Number of Commodities notified under regulation 12
(viiii) Average daily dispatches to outside markets during the season Nil 
(x) Average daily dispatches to outside markets during the peak period Nil 
(xi) Names of traditional markets(important) to which produce is sent Nil 

Arrivals / Dispatches


Name of 10 commodities important in terms of  arrivals:  Name of Commodity Annual Production
  1.Ladies finger  50 
  2.Blackgram  100 
  3.Garlic  75 
  4.Pumpkin  70 
  5.Tomato  120 
  6.Ginger  60 
  7.Greengram  80 
  8.Onion  300 
  9.Brinjal  200 
  10.Potato  500 

(ii) Marketing season commodity wise for 10 important commodities: Name of Commodity Season(From-To) Peak Season(From-To)
1.Ladies finger whole year  Oct- Nov 
2.Blackgram whole year  March-April 
3.Garlic whole year  Jan-March 
4.Pumpkin whole year  July -Oct 
5.Tomato whole year  March- May 
6.Ginger whole year  June-Dec 
7.Greengram whole year  February-April 
8.Onion whole year  Jan-Feb 
9.Brinjal whole year  Oct-Nov 
10.Potato whole year Dec-Jan 

(iii)Average daily arrivals in Metric Tonnes throughout season of all commodities: Name Of Commodity Average Daily Arrivals
 1.Ladies finger0.35 

(iv)Maximum daily arrivals in the market: Name of Commodity Maximum Daily Arrivals In The Market
 1.Ladies finger0.5 

(v)Minimum daily arrivals in the market: Name of Commodity Minimum Daily Arrivals In The Market
 1.Ladies finger 0.25 
 2.Blackgram 0.03 
 3.Garlic 0.15 
 4.Pumpkin 0.68 
 5.Tomato 0.95 
 6.Ginger 0.62 
 7.Greengram 0.02 
 8.Onion 16 
 9.Brinjal 0.5 
 10.Potato 15 

(vi)Unit of price quotation: Name of Commodity Unit Of Price Quotation
 1.Ladies finger20.00 

(vii)Standard filling of pack size: Name of Commodity Standard Filling Of Pack Size
 1.Ladies finger25 Kg 
 2.Blackgram25 Kg 
 3.Garlic50 Kg 
 4.Pumpkin100 Kg 
 5.Tomato50 Kg 
 6.Ginger100 Kg 
 7.Greengram25 Kg 
 8.Onion50 Kg 
 9.Brinjal25 Kg 
 10.Potato50 Kg 

Name of Commodity Total Annual Arrivals
 2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 
Ladies finger 4.2 5.3 
Blackgram 0.36 0.6 0.7 
Garlic 1.8 24 28 
Pumpkin 8.16 12 13 
Tomato 11.4 12.6 14.2 
Ginger 7.44 12 15 
Greengram 0.24 0.48 0.52 
Onion 192 168 172 
Brinjal 12 14 
Potato 180 192 196 

No information available on Licensed Functionaries

(ii) Time at which sale begins in the market 6.00 A.M. 
(iii) Peak trading hours 11 
(iv) Time at which sale ends in the market 4.00 P.M. 
(v) Whether produce is cleaned/graded before sale Yes 
(vi) Accepted grade in the market
(vii) Farmer level grading in practice No 
(viii) Are there quality disputes? No  
(ix) How are quality disputes settled? No dispute 

Transactional Methods

(i) System of sale(if different for commodities please clarify) weighment 
(ii) System of weighment Taraju 
(iii) System of payment By cash 
(iv) Degree of transparency on method of Sale,Weighment and Payment  
(v) Transactional Disputes and Redressal Mechanism  


(i) Modes of transport generally adopted for the market Vehicle, Cycle 
(ii) Modes of transport for despatches to various stations vehicle 
(iii) Modal Mix% Mode Wise vehicle 80%, Cycle 10% 


(i) Storage facilities available in the market with trade as well as APMCNo  
(ii) Availability of Ripening Chambers if available Number Capacity

Facilities and Services

(i) Information Notice Board/Electric Display Board Yes  
(ii) Public Address System IT KIOSK 
(iii) Are the prices displayed on the Notice Board Yes  
(iv) Are the producers able to read the information displayed on The Notice Board Yes  
(v) Availability Of:
- Canteen No  
- Restaurant No  
- Toilets No  
- Internal Roads Yes  
- Parking Yes  
- Fencing No  
- Post Office Yes  
- Bank Yes  
- Input/Sundry Shops No  
- Fire Extinguishers No  
- Rest house for farmers No  
- Drinking Water No  
- Electricity No  
- Auction Platform Yes  
- Grading and Analysing Laboratory Yes  
- Mechanical Graders No  
- Sieves Yes  
- Garbage Disposal System  
- Sweeping Facilities  
- Information Unit  
- Extension Unit No  
- Audio Visual side No  
- Market office building No  
(vi) Name of Welfare scheme for producers:  

Market Charges

- Commission  
- Market Fee 3% from cattle market 
- Weighment Weigh Bridge 
- Brokerage  
- Charity  
- Trade Allowance  
- Octroi  
- Sales Tax  
- Other Taxes/Levies  
- Other Charges  

Financial Position

Annual Income
Annual Expenditure
Total Reserves with APMC on 31st March
Total Liabilities(loan etc.)with APMC on 31st March