E-Platform for National Agricultural Market
Keywords:E-platform, national, agricultural, market, farmers, trade
National Agriculture Market (eNAM) is a pan-India electronic trading portal which networks the existing APMC mandis to create a unified national market for agricultural commodities.
Small Farmers Agribusiness Consortium (SFAC) is the lead agency for implementing eNAM under the aegis of Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare, Government of India.
To promote uniformity in agriculture marketing by streamlining procedures across the integrated markets, removing information asymmetry between buyers and sellers and promoting real time price discovery based on actual demand and supply.
Integration of APMCs across the country through a common online market platform to facilitate pan-India trade in agriculture commodities, providing better price discovery through transparent auction process based on quality of produce along with timely online payment.
Kapoor, Mudit (18 September 2018). "Can eNAM flip Indian farmers' fate?". Business Today. Archived from the original on 24 November 2021. Retrieved 24 November 2021.
"List of Commodities", NAM, 14 April 2016, archived from the original on 19 June 2018, retrieved 29 December 2016
Damodaran, Harish (14 April 2016). "What's in National Agriculture Market?". The Indian Express. Archived from the original on 17 April 2016. Retrieved 24 November 2021.
"In eNAM reboot, Govt introduces six new features". The Hindu BusinessLine. PTI. 22 February 2018. Retrieved 24 November 2021.
"Kotak Mahindra Bank to Extend Online Payments to Farmers & Traders". Outlook India Money. 5 May 2021. Archived from the original on 7 May 2021. Retrieved 9 July 2021.
10 important government schemes for agriculture sector, India today, 2019-08-30.
Abbott, John Cave; Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (1986). Marketing Improvement in the Developing World: What Happens and what We Have Learned. Food & Agriculture Org. pp. 3–. ISBN 978-92-5-101427-1.
Jump up to:a b Tracey-White, John (2003). "Planning and Designing Rural Markets". Rome: Food And Agrilculture Organization Of The United Nations.
Marocchino, Cecilia (2009). "A guide to upgrading rural agricultural retail markets" (PDF). Rome: Food And Agrilculture Organization Of The United Nations.
Tracey-White John. "Wholesale markets: Planning and Design Manual". Rome: FAO. Retrieved 19 April 2017.
Reardon T.; Timmer P.; Berdegue J. "The Rapid Rise of Supermarkets in Developing Countries: Induced Organizational, Institutional, and Technological Change in Agrifood Systems" (PDF). electronic Journal of Agricultural and Development Economics. Retrieved 19 April 2017.
Tracey-White, J (1995). "Retail markets planning guide". FAO, Rome.
Goyal, Aparajita (July 2010). "Information, Direct Access to Farmers, and Rural Market Performance in Central India".
Shepherd, Andrew W (1997). "Market information services – Theory and Practice" (PDF). FAO, Rome.
Shepherd, Andrew W (2000). "Understanding and Using Market Information" (PDF). FAO, Rome.
Dixie, Grahame (2007). "Horticultural Marketing, Marketing Extension Guide 5" (PDF). FAO, Rome.
"National Agricultural Marketing Council (NAMC)".
National Agricultural Marketing Development Corporation (NAMDEVCO)
"New Guyana Marketing Corporation".
Helen Markelova and Ruth Meinzen-Dick "Collective action and market access for smallholders: A summary of findings" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2010-07-16. Retrieved 2009-01-15. CAPRi/IFPRI 2007
Shepherd, Andrew W (2007). "Approaches to linking producers to markets" (PDF). FAO, Rome.
CTA and EAGC. "Structured grain trading systems in Africa" (PDF). CTA. Retrieved 27 February 2014.
Reardon, T., C.P. Timmer, C.B. Barrett, J. Berdegue. "The Rise of Supermarkets in Africa, Asia, and Latin America," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 85 (5), December 2003: 1140-1146.
How to Cite
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
The work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License
You are free to:
- Share — copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format
- Adapt — remix, transform, and build upon the material for any purpose, even commercially.
The licensor cannot revoke these freedoms as long as you follow the license terms.
Under the following terms:
- No additional restrictions — You may not apply legal terms or technological measures that legally restrict others from doing anything the license permits.