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General Information

(ii) Full Postal Address Secretary, APMC, Bailahongal Dist: Belgaum
(iii) Email
(iv) Telephone No. with STD Code 08288-233136
(v) Year of establishment 1936
(vi) Population Served 356286
(vii) Geographical area served by Market (No. of   Villages etc.) 147 


(i) Regulated/Unregulated Regulated
(ii) Year of Regulation 1936
(iii) Name of the Market Legislation KAPM(R &D) 1966
(iv) Whether Elected/Nominated/Superseded APMC Elected
(v) Name of Chairman/Administrator Shri. Umesh B Hosetti
Address of Chairman/Administrator Shri. Umesh B Hosetti at post Turakarshigihalli Tq Bailhongal
Telephone No. of Chairman/Administrator 9900332280
(vi) Name of Secretary K H Guruprasad
Address of Secretary APMC Yard,BAILHONGAL Belgaum Dist-591 102
Telephone No. of Secretary 08288-233136
(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
(viii) If Unregulated, Name of Owner and ManagementCommittee
(ix) Details of Staff: Supervisory Administrative
a) Permanent 32   1 
b) Temporary 0   0 
(x) Market holidaysSunday 
(xi) Market hours10 am to 6 pm 

Rail/Road Connectivity

(i) Name of the nearest railway station Belgaum
(ii) Distance of the railway station from the market(in Kms) 50
(iii) Name of the Nearest National /State Highway NH-4 Kms 22

Market Area

(i) Notified area of Market Committee Bailhongal Taluk
(ii) Subyard (If any) and It's exact location 1)Nesaragi Belgaum Bagalkot road 2) Kittur near NH - 4
(iii) Farthest place in the Hinterland Kulavalli
(iv) Nearest place in the Hinterland Anigol
(v) Commodity Wise Processing Units in the Market area Groundnut and Sunflower 06, Cotton ginner 04
(vi) Number of Cold Storages available 0
(vii) Capacity of Cold Storages available 0
(viii) Number of Commodities notified under regulation 112
(viiii) Average daily dispatches to outside markets during the season cotton 50mt/day , 
(x) Average daily dispatches to outside markets during the peak period cotton 60mt/day 
(xi) Names of traditional markets(important) to which produce is sent Coimbatur(t.n) 

Arrivals / Dispatches


Name of 10 commodities important in terms of  arrivals:  Name of Commodity Annual Production
  1.Jowar white 
  4.Hybrid Jowar 
  5.cot-Banni, Brahma 
  10.Cot DCH 

(ii) Marketing season commodity wise for 10 important commodities: Name of Commodity Season(From-To) Peak Season(From-To)
1.Jowar white JAN-APR  FEB-MAR 
3.Soybean SEP-JAN  OCT-NOV 
4.Hybrid Jowar NOV-FEB  DEC-JAN 
5.cot-Banni, Brahma OCT-MAR  DEC-JAN 
6.Groundnut OCT-MAR  FEB-APR 

(iii)Average daily arrivals in Metric Tonnes throughout season of all commodities: Name Of Commodity Average Daily Arrivals
 1.Jowar white01 
 4.Hybrid Jowar
 5.cot-Banni, Brahma10 
 10.Cot DCH15 

(iv)Maximum daily arrivals in the market: Name of Commodity Maximum Daily Arrivals In The Market
 1.Jowar white
 4.Hybrid Jowar
 5.cot-Banni, Brahma15 
 10.Cot DCH22 

(v)Minimum daily arrivals in the market: Name of Commodity Minimum Daily Arrivals In The Market
 1.Jowar white
 2.Maize 12 
 3.Soybean 92 
 4.Hybrid Jowar
 5.cot-Banni, Brahma 12 
 9.Belgalgram 22 
 10.Cot DCH 19 

(vi)Unit of price quotation: Name of Commodity Unit Of Price Quotation
 1.Jowar whiteQTL 
 4.Hybrid JowarQTL 
 5.cot-Banni, BrahmaQTL 
 10.Cot DCHQTL 

(vii)Standard filling of pack size: Name of Commodity Standard Filling Of Pack Size
 1.Jowar white100kg 
 4.Hybrid Jowar100kg 
 5.cot-Banni, Brahma200kg 
 10.Cot DCH200kg 

Name of Commodity Total Annual Arrivals
 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16 
Jowar white 107.8 63.5 37.2 
Maize 1316.1 8258.6 1600.6 
Soybean 27346.9 10289.5 17070.8 
Hybrid Jowar 353.9 276.1 264.3 
cot-Banni, Brahma 16744.9 7606.1 1933.4 
Groundnut 10.1 
Belgalgram 716.8 
Cot DCH 4468 3758.8 2678.7 

Market Functionaries
(i) No. of Licensed Wholesale and Other Functionaries of all categories including Cooperatives: Name Number License Fee Number Of Years
  T.L  10  500/- 
  Traders  89  2000/-  10 
  Vehicles  100/- 
  Retailers  16  250/-  10 
  Commission Agents  109  2000/-  10 
  Stockists  93  1000/-  10 
  Weighmen  15/- 
  Pressers  1000/-  10 
  Brokers  14  100/-  10 
  Crushers  1000/-  10 
  Importers  97  1000/-  10 
  Hamalies  173  10/- 
  Prossessors  1000/-  10 
  Ginners  1000/-  10 
  Exporters  93  1000/-  10 

(ii) Time at which sale begins in the market 10AM 
(iii) Peak trading hours 10 AM - 2 PM 
(iv) Time at which sale ends in the market 2 PM 
(v) Whether produce is cleaned/graded before sale Yes 
(vi) Accepted grade in the market All graded 
(vii) Farmer level grading in practice Yes 
(viii) Are there quality disputes? No  
(ix) How are quality disputes settled? By Grading Method 

Transactional Methods

(i) System of sale(if different for commodities please clarify) Cotton e-tender system, Soybeans e- tender,Maize and Grondnut open auction. 
(ii) System of weighment Cotton - pre-weighment 
(iii) System of payment Cash and Carry 
(iv) Degree of transparency on method of Sale,Weighment and Payment 100 per cent 
(v) Transactional Disputes and Redressal Mechanism through dispute committee 


(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 100% by 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 by FIC 
(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 Yes  
- Fire Extinguishers Yes  
- Rest house for farmers Yes  
- Drinking Water Yes  
- Electricity Yes  
- Auction Platform Yes  
- Grading and Analysing Laboratory Yes  
- Mechanical Graders Yes  
- Sieves No  
- Garbage Disposal System No  
- Sweeping Facilities No  
- Information Unit Yes  
- Extension Unit No  
- Audio Visual side Yes  
- Market office building Yes  
(vi) Name of Welfare scheme for producers: RAITH SANJEEVINI and PLEDGE LOAN SCHME 

Market Charges

- Commission 2 % 
- Market Fee 1.5 % 
- Weighment Weighment get 2.50 paisa per bales & 1.50 from C A 
- Brokerage
- Charity
- Trade Allowance
- Octroi
- Sales Tax As per Govt Order 
- Other Taxes/Levies As per Govt Order 
- Other Charges

Financial Position

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