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General Information

(i) City Krishnarajapet
(ii) Full Postal Address Secretary, agricultural produce market committee,, Mandya District, Pin-571426
(iii) Email
(iv) Telephone No. with STD Code 08230262244
(v) Year of establishment 1992
(vi) Population Served 212000
(vii) Geographical area served by Market (No. of   Villages etc.) 310 


(i) Regulated/Unregulated Regulated
(ii) Year of Regulation 1992
(iii) Name of the Market Legislation KAPMR (R & D) 1968
(iv) Whether Elected/Nominated/Superseded APMC Elected
(v) Name of Chairman/Administrator Smt, K. Rathna
Address of Chairman/Administrator Adminstrator, A.P.M.C. K.R.Pet.
Telephone No. of Chairman/Administrator 08230-262244
(vi) Name of Secretary K.V.Yogananda
Address of Secretary K.V.Yogananda I/C Secretary, APMC, Mandya District, Pin-571426
Telephone No. of Secretary 08230-262244
(vii) Name of Officer-in-Charge of Market Information Secretary
Address of Officer-in-Charge of Market Information K.V.Yogananda Secretary, Agricultural produce market committee, K.R.Pet.
Telephone No. of Officer-in-Charge of Market Information 08230-262244
(viii) If Unregulated, Name of Owner and ManagementSecretary
(ix) Details of Staff: Supervisory Administrative
a) Permanent 6   9 
b) Temporary 0   0 
(x) Market holidaysSunday & Govt.Holidays local Holidays 
(xi) Market hours6 A.M. to 6 P.M 

Rail/Road Connectivity

(i) Name of the nearest railway station Akkihebbalu
(ii) Distance of the railway station from the market(in Kms) 15
(iii) Name of the Nearest National /State Highway Bangalore & Mangalore Road

Market Area

(i) Notified area of Market Committee KRPET Taluk
(ii) Subyard (If any) and It's exact location Kikkeri ,Santhebachalli, Ballenahalli
(iii) Farthest place in the Hinterland Aghalaya
(iv) Nearest place in the Hinterland Hemmanahalli
(v) Commodity Wise Processing Units in the Market area Paddy 27 Numbers
(vi) Number of Cold Storages available 0
(vii) Capacity of Cold Storages available 0
(viii) Number of Commodities notified under regulation 92
(viiii) Average daily dispatches to outside markets during the season Veg.-3, Coconut-2 
(x) Average daily dispatches to outside markets during the peak period Veg-5, Coconut-4 
(xi) Names of traditional markets(important) to which produce is sent Coconuts: Bangalore, Tiptur, Tumkur, Tamilnadu. Vegetables: Mangalore, Tamilnadu. 

Arrivals / Dispatches


Name of 10 commodities important in terms of  arrivals:  Name of Commodity Annual Production
  1.Coconut (Nos)  34153 
  2.Paddy  39.25 
  3.Tender Coconut  45941 
  4.Ragi  97.02 
  5.Cucumber  7.41 
  6.Pumpkin  24.65 
  7.Sweet Potato  6.475 
  8.Tomato  0.76 

(ii) Marketing season commodity wise for 10 important commodities: Name of Commodity Season(From-To) Peak Season(From-To)
1.Coconut (Nos) July to January  November to December 
2.Paddy Dec to Jan & July to Aug  December 
3.Tender Coconut Feb to June  March 
4.Ragi Jan-Feb  February 
5.Cucumber Jan-March & May to June  March 
6.Pumpkin Dec to Jan June to July  December 
7.Sweet Potato June to July & Aug to Sept  July 
8.Tomato Dec-June   

(iii)Average daily arrivals in Metric Tonnes throughout season of all commodities: Name Of Commodity Average Daily Arrivals
 1.Coconut (Nos)30000 
 3.Tender Coconut90000 
 7.Sweet Potato

(iv)Maximum daily arrivals in the market: Name of Commodity Maximum Daily Arrivals In The Market
 1.Coconut (Nos)35000 
 3.Tender Coconut90000 
 7.Sweet Potato

(v)Minimum daily arrivals in the market: Name of Commodity Minimum Daily Arrivals In The Market
 1.Coconut (Nos) 20000 
 3.Tender Coconut 75000 
 7.Sweet Potato
 8.Tomato 0.5 

(vi)Unit of price quotation: Name of Commodity Unit Of Price Quotation
 1.Coconut (Nos)per 1000 Nos 
 2.PaddyPer Qtl 
 3.Tender CoconutPer 1000 Nos  
 4.RagiPer Qtl 
 5.CucumberPer Qtl 
 6.PumpkinPer Qtl 
 7.Sweet PotatoPer Qtl 
 8.TomatoPer Qtl 

(vii)Standard filling of pack size: Name of Commodity Standard Filling Of Pack Size
 1.Coconut (Nos)Numbers 
 3.Tender CoconutNumbers 
 6.Pumpkin30 Kg 
 7.Sweet Potato30 Kg 
 8.Tomato15 Kg 

Name of Commodity Total Annual Arrivals
 2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016 
Coconut (Nos) 28298840 21807365 34153181 
Paddy 11.101 97.52 39.253 
Tender Coconut 20577900 26278630 45941246 
Ragi 31 36.253 97.028 
Cucumber 18.882 7.41 
Pumpkin 48.385 24.655 
Sweet Potato 34.45 6.475 
Tomato 1.183 0.76 

Market Functionaries
(i) No. of Licensed Wholesale and Other Functionaries of all categories including Cooperatives: Name Number License Fee Number Of Years
  Trader  120  2000  10 
  Exporters  93  1000  10 
  Importers  28  1000  10 
  Processors  27  1000  10 
  Stockist  45  1000  10 
  Warehouseman  1000  10 
  Transports  10  1000  10 

(ii) Time at which sale begins in the market 6.00 Am 
(iii) Peak trading hours 6.00 A.M to 5.00 PM 
(iv) Time at which sale ends in the market 6.00 PM 
(v) Whether produce is cleaned/graded before sale No 
(vi) Accepted grade in the market No 
(vii) Farmer level grading in practice No 
(viii) Are there quality disputes? No  
(ix) How are quality disputes settled? Market Committee 

Transactional Methods

(i) System of sale(if different for commodities please clarify) Mutual Negotiation 
(ii) System of weighment Post Weighment System 
(iii) System of payment Cash 
(iv) Degree of transparency on method of Sale,Weighment and Payment  
(v) Transactional Disputes and Redressal Mechanism No 


(i) Modes of transport generally adopted for the market Road 
(ii) Modes of transport for despatches to various stations Road 
(iii) Modal Mix% Mode Wise !00% on Road 


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

Facilities and Services

(i) Information Notice Board/Electric Display Board Yes  
(ii) Public Address System yes 
(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 Yes  
- Restaurant No  
- Toilets Yes  
- Internal Roads Yes  
- Parking Yes  
- Fencing Yes  
- Post Office Yes  
- Bank No  
- Input/Sundry Shops Yes  
- Fire Extinguishers Yes  
- Rest house for farmers Yes  
- Drinking Water Yes  
- Electricity Yes  
- Auction Platform Yes  
- Grading and Analysing Laboratory No  
- Mechanical Graders No  
- Sieves No  
- Garbage Disposal System No  
- Sweeping Facilities Yes  
- Information Unit Yes  
- Extension Unit Yes  
- Audio Visual side Yes  
- Market office building Yes  
(vi) Name of Welfare scheme for producers: Raitha Sanjeevini 

Market Charges

- Commission No 
- Market Fee 1.5% 
- Weighment No 
- Brokerage No 
- Charity No 
- Trade Allowance No 
- Octroi No 
- Sales Tax No 
- Other Taxes/Levies No 
- Other Charges No 

Financial Position

Annual Income 16636603 
Annual Expenditure 10765840 
Surplus/Deficit 5870763 
Total Reserves with APMC on 31st March
Total Liabilities(loan etc.)with APMC on 31st March