Govt. Operations of Nafed
Price Stabilization Fund (PSF) Scheme

NAFED took initiative for buffer stocking of  pulses under PSF and submitted its proposal of Government of India, which was accepted. It procured 19989.041 MT of  Toor valuing Rs.17364.22 Lakh (Loose Value) and 1763.900 MT of Urad Valuing Rs.1746.63 Lakh(Loose Value) under PSF during Kharif-2015 in the major producing states. The detail of state-wise/Godown-wise storage position of Toor and Urad procured by NAFED has been provided to the Department of Consumer Affairs, Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Government  of India for arranging its disposal.

Price Support Scheme of Govt of India

In order to help the farmers in getting remunerative prices for their produce and with a view to encourage higher investment and enhance production and productivity of a commodity, Government of India declares Minimum Support Price (MSPs) for 25 notified agricultural commodities for each Kharif & Rabi crop season.

Nafed is one of the central Nodal Agencies for procurement of 16 notified agricultural commodities of Oilseeds, Pulses and Cotton under Price Support Scheme (PSS) and continues to be the sole central Nodal Agency for procurement of Milling, Ball Copra and De-husk Copra under Price Support Scheme.

Procurement of agricultural commodities including oilseeds, pulses and cotton under

PSS by Nafed since 2010-11 is as under:

Year PSS Operation Tentative Procured
Qty (in MT)
MSP in Rs/MT
2010-11 Milling Copra 2010 30919.633 44500
Sunflower seeds K-10 844.318 22150
Sesame Seeds K-2010 1884.616 28500
Ball Copra 2010 894.84 47000
Toor Kharif 2010 456.355 30000
Urad Kharif 2010 129.656 29000
2011-12 Milling Copra 2011 336.704 45250
Urad Kharif 2011 1.568 33000
Milling Copra 2012 66454.145 51000
Milling Copra 2012 (AP) 49.45 43350
Ball Copra 2012 9229.84 53500
2012-13 Sunflower Seeds Kharif 2012 1499.10 37000
Urad Khari 2012 79856.407 43000
Toor Kharif 2012 16004.835 38500
Cotton 2012 181510.067  
2013-14 Ball Copra 2013 29535.28 55000
Groundnut Pods Kharif 2013 340325.330 40000
Groundnut Pods Rabi 2013 830.060 37000
Milling Copra 2013 4328.711 52500
Sunflower seeds Kharif 2013 4382.784 37000
Urad Kharif 2013 4654.361 43000
Toor Kharif 2013 43772.235 43000
2014-15 Mustard Seeds Rabi 2014 1714.821 30500
Groundnut Pods Rabi 2014 6229.805 40000
Sunflower Seeds Rabi 2014 4153.213 37000
Gram Rabi 2014 313917.349 31000
2015-16 Sunflower Seeds Rabi 2015 4237.684 37500
2016-17 Sunflower Seeds Rabi 2015 Procurement under Progress  
  Milling Copra    

 

 

 


 

MINIMUM SUPPORT PRICE (MSPs) OF OLISEEDS,PULSES AND COTTON FIXED BY GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

DURING 2015-16 & 2016-17 

 

 [ RATE IN RS. PER QTL. FOR FAQ]

  Name of Commodity 2015-16 2016-17
Rabi Crops
Rape Seed/ Mustard 3100 3350
Safflower Seed 3050 3300
Gram 3175    3425**
Masur (Lentil) 3075    3325**
Toria 3290  
Kharif Crops
Soyabean (yellow) 2600  2775*
Soyabean (Black) 2600  2775*
Groundnut-in- shell 4030  4220*
Sunflower Seed 3800  3950*
Sesamum Seed 4700  5000*
Niger Seed 3650   3825*
Moong 4850        5225****
Urad 4625        5000****
Tuar(Arhar) 4625        5050****
Cotton (Medium Staple Length) 3800 3860
Cotton (Long Staple Length) 4100 4160
Perennial Crops (Based on the calendar year)
Milling Copra 5950 5550
Ball Copra 6240 5830
De-Husked Coconut 1425 1500
 

*An incentive bonus of Rs.200/-per qnintal be given over and above the MSP.

**Bonus Rs.75/- per quintal is payable over and above the MSP.

*** Included bonus of Rs.200/- per quintal.

**** Included bonus of Rs.425/- per quintal.

 

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