Published on: Mar 3, 2016
Transcripts - Nafed
National Agricultural CooperativeMarketing Federation of India Ltd(NAFED) is an apex organization of marketing cooperativesfor agricultural produce in India, under Ministry ofAgriculture, Government of India. It was founded in October1958 to promote the trade of agricultural produce and forestresources across the nation. NAFED is now one of the largestprocurement as well as marketing agencies for agriculturalproducts in India. With its headquarters in New Delhi, NAFED asfour regional offices at Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai andKolkata, apart from 28 zonal offices in state capitals andimportant cities.In 2008, it established, National Spot Exchange, a Commoditiesexchange as a joint venture of Financial Technologies (India)Ltd. (FTIL).
IS THERE ANY NEED????Overall Economic Growth Is DependentUpon Agricultural Growth Particularly inIndia.Agriculture Contributes Around 30% to OurGDP.
Origin►Established on the auspicious day of GandhiJayanti on2nd October 1958.►Multi State Co-operative Societies Act.►Farmers are the main members.►To promote Co-operative marketing of AgriculturalProduce to benefit the farmers.► National Level Apex Cooperative Marketing Federation.
Objectives►To facilitate, coordinate and promote themarketing and trading activities of the cooperativeinstitutions in agricultural and othercommodities, articles and goods.►To undertake or promote on its own or on behalf ofits member institutions or the Governmentor Government Organizations, Inter-State andinternational trade and commerce .►To act as agent of any government agencyor cooperative institution.
CONTI…..•To organize consultancy work in various fieldsfor the benefit of the cooperative institutionsin general and for its members in particular.•To undertake manufacture of agriculturalmachinery andimplements, processing, packing, etc. upmanufacturing units.•To set up storage units for storing variouscommodities and goods.
• To subscribe to the share capital of other cooperative institutions as well as other public, joint and private sector enterprises.• To guarantee loans or advances or give undertakings on behalf of any such society or company as mentioned above to any financing institutions.• To undertake marketing research and distribution of market intelligence.
Membership►State-level general purpose cooperative marketingfederations excluding Union Territories.►Apex-level cooperative marketing organizationsfor Union Territories.►State and Regional (inter-State) level cooperativeinstitutions like special commodity federations, tribalcooperative federations and tribal cooperativedevelopment corporations.
Warehouses►Warehouse at Bakshi ka Talab Lucknow (U.P.)►Warehouse at Morbi (Gujarat).►General warehouse at Raichur (Karnataka).►General warehouse at Bhiwadi (Rajasthan).►Spices Processing and Warehousing Complex (Chennai).
NAFED Cold Storages►Nafed Cold Storage at Lawrence Road, Delhi.►Cold storage at Vashi (Maharashtra).►Nafed Pre-Cooling & Cold Storage atPimpalgaon(Maharashtra).►Nafed Onion Cold Storage at Lawrence Road, Delhi.
Management►Members of the Board of Directors.►Chairman and Managing Director.►2 Standing committees.a)Business b)Executive►Board can also constitute two more committees/sub-committees.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS(CHAIRMAN AND MANAGINGDIRECTOR) STANDING TWO SUB- COMMITTEES COMMITTEES PROJECT FINANCE &DEVELOPM BUSINESSEXECUTIVECOMMITTEE COMMITTEE ACCOUNTS&AUDIT ENTCOMMIT COMMITTEE TEE
INTERNATIONAL TRADE►Exclusive International Trade Division at Head Office.EXPORT :EXPORT :1. Wheat2. Rice (Basmati / Non Basmati)3. Maize4. Wheat flour5. Pulses like lentils, gram etc.6. HPS Groundnut, Sesame seed, Niger seed
De-oiled extractions of Soya bean, Castor seed etc.Castor oil, Natural Rubber,spices likechilies, turmeric, cardamom, pepper, coriander, cumin, fennel seed, fenugreek seed etc.►IMPORT:Edible oils, pulses, sugar, garlic etc.1000 MTs of Crude Sunflower seed Oil.
MARKETING►Seeds•Joint Venture- With Seed Producer.•Contract Farming Mode - Through societies.•To Govt Institutions/ Depts. on outsourcing basis.•As Dealer / Distributor or established seed companies.
NHRDFCarries out research and development activities on various export orientedhorticultural crops.Onion and garlicmajor crops.Increasing production, productivity, quality
NAFED BAZAARSStarted in Delhi.To the sale of North East Products, NAFED has opened aseparate counter in the Bazaar at Ashram Chowk, NewDelhi.Consumer Marketing Division of NAFED is supplyinggoods to about 100 reputed Govt. Institutions.NAFED brand products in consumer packs.Retail Outlets at -Delhi(4) Shimla(2) Jaipur (1)
Role of NAFED•Price Support Program.•External Trade Support.•Marketing Channels.
ConclusionThe establishment of co-operative marketing societies Theestablishment of co-operative marketing societies is a crucialstep taken to overcome the problems arising is a crucial steptaken to overcome the problems arising out of the presentsystem of marketing agriculture out of the present system ofmarketing agriculture produce. .NAFED plays a major role instabilizing the prices NAFED plays a major role in stabilizingthe prices of agricultural goods and carries out variousactivities of agricultural goods and carries out variousactivities to regulate the market. Since farmers are the mainto regulate the market. Since farmers are the main membersof NAFED its activities are of immense help members ofNAFED its activities are of immense help