Event Year 1993 Quote

For profitable farming and economic growth, an efficient marketing system is imperative. Taking a futuristic look at the post-GATT period, market intelligence is important for exporting farm produce. To encourage exports, it is desirable to amend rules 29 and 30 of Market Act to provide for exemption to the produce exported to foreign countries from payment of market and rural development fee. In fact to harness higher revenue, exportable produce should be “agmarked” under the Agricultural Produce Grading and Marketing Act, 1937.