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General Information

(i) City Nakodar (jalandhar)
(ii) Full Postal Address
(iii) Email
(iv) Telephone No. with STD Code
(v) Year of establishment 1946
(vi) Population Served 380000
(vii) Geographical area served by Market (No. of   Villages etc.) 135 


(i) Regulated/Unregulated Regulated
(ii) Year of Regulation 1963
(iii) Name of the Market Legislation
(iv) Whether Elected/Nominated/Superseded APMC Nominated
(v) Name of Chairman/Administrator Sh. Kewal Singh Takhar
Address of Chairman/Administrator Sh. Kewal Singh Takhar s/o Sh Piara singh M/S Kartar Cold Store Nakodar
Telephone No. of Chairman/Administrator 0181-224240
(vi) Name of Secretary Sh. Surinder Singh Aujala
Address of Secretary Secretary Market Committee Nakodar
Telephone No. of Secretary 01821-20038
(vii) Name of Officer-in-Charge of Market Information Sh. Surinder Singh Aujala
Address of Officer-in-Charge of Market Information Vill & Post Office Gorayan (jalandhar)
Telephone No. of Officer-in-Charge of Market Information 01826-263897
(viii) If Unregulated, Name of Owner and Management
(ix) Details of Staff: Supervisory Administrative
a) Permanent 12   5 
b) Temporary 0   0 
(x) Market holidays1st sunday 
(xi) Market hoursas per arrival in mandis 

Rail/Road Connectivity

(i) Name of the nearest railway station Nakodar
(ii) Distance of the railway station from the market(in Kms) 0
(iii) Name of the Nearest National /State Highway 2 km

Market Area

(i) Notified area of Market Committee 135 Villages
(ii) Subyard (If any) and It's exact location Mehatpur 9 km from the office
(iii) Farthest place in the Hinterland Bajuha Khurd
(iv) Nearest place in the Hinterland Shankar
(v) Commodity Wise Processing Units in the Market area Rice Saller 08 flour mills 02
(vi) Number of Cold Storages available 10
(vii) Capacity of Cold Storages available
(viii) Number of Commodities notified under regulation 70
(viiii) Average daily dispatches to outside markets during the season  
(x) Average daily dispatches to outside markets during the peak period as per Railway 
(xi) Names of traditional markets(important) to which produce is sent Govt. Purchase is despathed 

Arrivals / Dispatches


Name of 10 commodities important in terms of  arrivals:  Name of Commodity Annual Production
  1.wheat  6648.4 
  2.Paddy  9114.9 

(ii) Marketing season commodity wise for 10 important commodities: Name of Commodity Season(From-To) Peak Season(From-To)
1.wheat 1/04 to 30/05  20/4 to 20/5 
2.Paddy 25/9 to 15/11  1/10 to 31/10 

(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.wheat 5000 
 2.Paddy 5000 

(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.wheat50 kg 
 2.Paddy35 kg 

Name of Commodity Total Annual Arrivals
 2001-2002 2002-2003 2003-2004 
wheat 794581 771261 664846 
Paddy 762277 845667 911492 

No information available on Licensed Functionaries

(ii) Time at which sale begins in the market 4.00 AM 
(iii) Peak trading hours as per arrival 
(iv) Time at which sale ends in the market 5.00 PM 
(v) Whether produce is cleaned/graded before sale Yes 
(vi) Accepted grade in the market yes 
(vii) Farmer level grading in practice Yes 
(viii) Are there quality disputes? Yes  
(ix) How are quality disputes settled? as per govt Specifactions 

Transactional Methods

(i) System of sale(if different for commodities please clarify) Open Auction 
(ii) System of weighment flour Weighs 
(iii) System of payment Cash & by Cheque 
(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 Trolly & Tractor 
(ii) Modes of transport for despatches to various stations by Trucks 
(iii) Modal Mix% Mode Wise by Trucks 

No information available for Storage,Availability of Facilities and Services,Market Charges and Financial Position