Inter-state Agri trading via eNAM in 8 Indian states so far: Government of India

Eight states including Uttar Pradesh are offering inter-state trading via 21 electronic national agricultural market (eNAM) so far in the country, the Agriculture Department said. Under the eNAM, launched in 2016, agri-trading was initially allowed within a mandi and later inter-mandi within a state was permitted. So far, 10 states are offering inter-mandi trade within […]

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Income tax raid on Nashik onion traders shuts India’s largest wholesale onion market; prices crash

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The Income Tax Department raided large onion traders in Nashik, Lasalgaon and other areas of Maharashtra in India allegedly for holding stocks with an aim to manipulate prices artificially. Onion traders have lodged a massive protest over the raids conducted by the government on large farmers and stockists across Nashik district in Maharashtra The Agricultural Produce Market Committee (APMC) […]

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