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General Information

(i) City AMGAON
(ii) Full Postal Address The Secretary,Agricultural Produce Market Committee(APMC), Amgaon,Distt.Gondiya
(iii) Email
(iv) Telephone No. with STD Code
(v) Year of establishment 25
(vi) Population Served 122504
(vii) Geographical area served by Market (No. of   Villages etc.) 89 


(i) Regulated/Unregulated Regulated
(ii) Year of Regulation 1967
(iii) Name of the Market Legislation The Mahashtra Agriculture Marketing legislation Act 1967 & Rules 1967
(iv) Whether Elected/Nominated/Superseded APMC Elected
(v) Name of Chairman/Administrator Keshavrao Laxmanrao Manker
Address of Chairman/Administrator At.po.Ta.Amgaon Distt. Gondia
Telephone No. of Chairman/Administrator 255071
(vi) Name of Secretary Chetsingh Rupsingh Somvanshi
Address of Secretary At.po.Kattipar Ta.Amgaon Dostt.Gondia
Telephone No. of Secretary 245005
(vii) Name of Officer-in-Charge of Market Information _
Address of Officer-in-Charge of Market Information _
Telephone No. of Officer-in-Charge of Market Information 225248
(viii) If Unregulated, Name of Owner and ManagementK.L. Mankar apmc Amgaon
(ix) Details of Staff: Supervisory Administrative
a) Permanent 22   1 
b) Temporary 0   0 
(x) Market holidaysSunday 
(xi) Market hours8 a.m. to 6 p.m. 

Rail/Road Connectivity

(i) Name of the nearest railway station Amgaon
(ii) Distance of the railway station from the market(in Kms) 1
(iii) Name of the Nearest National /State Highway Kolkatta to Mumbai Gondia to Devari

Market Area

(i) Notified area of Market Committee Juridication of Amgaon
(ii) Subyard (If any) and It's exact location _
(iii) Farthest place in the Hinterland _
(iv) Nearest place in the Hinterland
(v) Commodity Wise Processing Units in the Market area Rice mill,purbiling industries,poha mill Sortex plant haller,Atta.masala mill
(vi) Number of Cold Storages available 0
(vii) Capacity of Cold Storages available
(viii) Number of Commodities notified under regulation 106
(viiii) Average daily dispatches to outside markets during the season  
(x) Average daily dispatches to outside markets during the peak period  
(xi) Names of traditional markets(important) to which produce is sent Mumbai,Nashik,pune, Gujrat, Nagpur, Surat, Badoda,Raipur Kochin,Trichur, Gondia 

Arrivals / Dispatches


Name of 10 commodities important in terms of  arrivals:  Name of Commodity Annual Production

(ii) Marketing season commodity wise for 10 important commodities: Name of Commodity Season(From-To) Peak Season(From-To)
1.Paddy Kharip June to Dece. Feb. 
2.,, Rabbi May   

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

(iv)Maximum daily arrivals in the market: Name of Commodity Maximum Daily Arrivals In The Market

(v)Minimum daily arrivals in the market: Name of Commodity Minimum Daily Arrivals In The Market
 1.Paddy 698 
 2.,, 560 
 3.,, 533 

(vi)Unit of price quotation: Name of Commodity Unit Of Price Quotation

(vii)Standard filling of pack size: Name of Commodity Standard Filling Of Pack Size
 1.Paddy70 kg. 

Name of Commodity Total Annual Arrivals
 2001-2002 2002-2003 2003-2004 

Market Functionaries
(i) No. of Licensed Wholesale and Other Functionaries of all categories including Cooperatives: Name Number License Fee Number Of Years
  A class Traders  138  Rs. 200 
  B class Traders  Rs. 100 
  Commission Agent  Rs 200 
  A class Procession  29  Rs.200 
  B class Procession  Rs.100 
  Hamal  209  Rs. 6 
  Weighman  Rs.10 
  Werehousing  Rs.10 
  Broker  Rs.200 
  Surveyor  Rs. 30 
  Carting &clering  Rs.10 
  Asstt.To Traders  Rs.10 
  Assitt & Carting  Rs.10 

(ii) Time at which sale begins in the market 11 A.M. 
(iii) Peak trading hours 11 A.M. to 4 P.M. 
(iv) Time at which sale ends in the market 4 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?

Transactional Methods

(i) System of sale(if different for commodities please clarify) Open Auctoin 
(ii) System of weighment Weighment by after Auction 
(iii) System of payment Cash Within 24 Hrs. 
(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 By Truck,Tractor 
(ii) Modes of transport for despatches to various stations Railway, Trick 
(iii) Modal Mix% Mode Wise  


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

Market Charges

- Commission Rs.1.75 per Hundred of cost 
- Market Fee Rs.1 per Hundred Rs.cost 
- Weighment Rs.0.80 per Quintal 
- Brokerage 1.25 
- Charity  
- Trade Allowance  
- Octroi  
- Sales Tax  
- Other Taxes/Levies  
- Other Charges Rs.1.20 per Quintal 

Financial Position

Annual Income 3425274 
Annual Expenditure 3181614 
Surplus/Deficit 243660 
Total Reserves with APMC on 31st March 106814 
Total Liabilities(loan etc.)with APMC on 31st March 1234415