"Agricultural Produce" means non MRP produce meant for price discovery on Krishi Trade's Enquiry & Quotations platform. This platform is ideal for farmers and traders (Buy & Sell). Thus farmers or traders can create "Buy" or "Sell" enquiries or view such enquiries created by others and submit quotes / bids.
"Farm Equipments" or "Agri Products" means products on MRP / fixed price, available for purchase by farmers or general agri consumers (processing companies / hotels, etc). These are listed in "Enquiries" tab on integrated "cart" or e-commerce marketplace platform.
Example: Farmers can buy MRP products such as farm equipments, fertilizers, pesticides, etc. Similarly general consumers (bulk buyers, processing companies, hotels, etc) can buy fruits-vegetables-floor-pulses etc on fixed prices for sale listed by marketplace suppliers.
Supply-chain means sorting, grading, storing, packaging, warehousing, transportation & distribution logistics.
Krishi Trade aims to simplify procurement, supply-chain & sales for farmers & traders and thus have agriculture produce price discovery platform integrated with e-commerce platform for procurement and supply chain platform of Truck Dial in one common mobile app: Krishi Trade. It is simple solution, recently being encouraged by governmnent having vast scalable social impact in huge & highly potential agricultural / agri processing market.
The app has 4 menus (product tabs) in Enquiry section:
1) For Buyers (looking to buy agricultural produce, who can submit "quotes" on for sell enquiries (bidding))
2) For Sellers (looking to sell agricultural produce, who can submit "quotes" to buy request (reverse bidding))
3) Agri Products (for agri consumers, including farmers, who can purchase agri products such as farm equipments, fertilizers, pesticides, or even raw/processed agricultural products in bulk at fixed MRP rates)
Krishi Trade's platform is comprehensive, with facility to transact, track orders, bids, pay in all forms, escrow, loyalty card, vehicle-container-goods tracking, facility to pay extra, insurance, and more.
The no.1 worry of farmer is marketing & sales of his produce to realize its rightful price. He also needs to lower his input costs & efforts by sharing-hiring farm equipments & consumables.
Both Buyer or Supplier has option to Book Truck on Truck Dial platform, depending on who pays for logistics as per quotation. Both can exchange communication, key in shipment details, there is facility to pay some at actuals amount, if required, can track the shipment – all in simple mobile app and website.
Krishi Trade is ideal platform to discover prices, reduce layers in supply chain, offers end to end ordering, escrow, discounting, transport, packaging, warehousing solution on simple yet comprehensive platform.
Krishi Trade’s group company Truck Dial is marketplace in transportation with more than 74,000+ service providers enlisted. Truck Dial too offers end to end logistics in road and ship transport among other integrated value added services such as packaging, warehousing, etc and is fully integrated with Krishi Trade.
Krishi Trade thus helps farmers and traders to market and sell their produce, help farmers to lower input costs by availing farm equipments & consumables on rental-purchase basis and with integrated transportation supply chain offering, it aims to make India a leading supplier of food in the world.