MSTC SET TO LAUNCH FORWARD TRADING IN NICHE HORTICULTURE PRODUCTS
MSTC Ltd is planning to launch forward trading in the horticulture products sector to support its recently launched nationwide electronic portal - eRaKAM.
The online trading platform which primarily deals in food grains, vegetables, fruits, spices and all agriculture related commodities and connected farmers directly with consumers, is all set to launch forward trading in pineapple and mango among a number of other such commodities to make the platform successful. Union Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan, had said that around 2 million tonnes of pulses procured bu the Food Corporation of India (FCI), would be auctioned on eRaKAM to begin with.
matter published in PSE Indisghts, CII, September 2017, Page No 24