Admn. Block, Fruit & Vegetable, Market, Kesho Pur
110018 New Delhi, India
Tel: +91 11 28334348
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Dr Jagvir Singh Yadav
Association ProfileNational Council of State Agricultural Marketing Boards (COSAMB) is a national level organization of all State Agricultural Marketing Boards (SAMBs) with head quarter at New Delhi. The Executive body of the COSAMB is headed by the Chairman who is elected among the Chairmen of the members Boards (prime members), alongwith other office bearers. The Managing Director of the COSAMB is working for the day to day functioning of the organization.
It plays a vital role to bring uniformity in area of agricultural marketing system throughout India. COSAMB provides common forum to members SAMBs to discuss problems and issues relating to development of agricultural marketing. COSAMB is a non political autonomous body at national level which works as bridge between Central Government, Provincial Governments and State Agricultural Marketing Boards. COSAMB plays a role while formulating policies in the interest of agricultural producers, traders, functionaries and consumers to encourage healthy growth of marketing system for agricultural produce and its bye products.
COSAMB intends to disseminate the knowledge through seminars, conferences, workshops, meetings and also discussions. It also exchange experience, skills, knowledge and expertise between members for the overall improvements in the agricultural marketing system and infrastructure required thereof. COSAMB establishes contacts and maintain close relationships with farmer and trade organizations, chambers of commerce and other related organizations worldwide to avail the opportunities and also to sponsor study teams or individual officials or non-officials functionaries of the State Agricultural Marketing Boards and other related institutions therewith, to educate and broaden vision.