Welcome, West Bengal State Marketing Board

 

Remunerative prices for growers of agricultural produce.

Reduction of waste -- both post harvest and also marketable surplus

Development of a competitive and organized marketing network so that farmers are not subjected to distressed sale.

Development of low cost zero energy/minimum energy storage by farmers at rural areas.

 


Chief Minister of West Bengal

    Mamata Banerjee                Shri Amit Mitra                Shri Arup Roy          Shri Subrata Biswas,IAS
        Chief Minister                 Finance Minister          M.I.C,Agril. Mkt. Dept.        Chairman, WBSMB

 

Linking of 2900 rural hats/markets with three tier integrated marketing system.

Collection and dissemination of market intelligence to the farmers and traders from 100 market information centers through electronic media and development of on line system.

Creation of appropriate marketing infrastructures in rural periodical hats/bazaars, sub market yards/principal market yards and terminal market along with development of cold chain, pack houses, multipurpose cold storages etc aiming at organized marketing system development.

Agricultural Marketing infrastructure Development through Public-Private partnership and adoption of Build-Operate-Transfer(BOT) mode.

Training on all market related activities like grading, storage, processing and marketing through Netaji Subhas Training Institute of Agricultural Marketing.

Data updated as on :- 12th January, 2013