HPMI COMMERCIAL INITATIVES

SELF- SUSTAINABLE VENTURES OF HPMI TO PROMOTE AGRI-VENTURES FOR DEMONSTRATION TO AGRIPRENEURES AND GENERATE REVENUE FOR THE ACTIVITIES OF HPMI

COLLABORATIONS/STRATEGICAL TIE-UPS:

  1. Joint venture agreement dated 09th December, 2002 with Punjab Markfed, Govt. of Punjab which was converted into a JV Company called Mark Hort Potatoes India Ltd.
  2. MOU dated 21st April,2001 with M/S Century Trading LLC, Doha for export of foodstuff to Doha.
  3. MOU dated 04th September, 2002 with M/S Food Freshly GmbH, Germany for marketing of fruit & vegetable processing technologies and equipments in India.
  4. MOU dated 04th September, 2002 with M/S Food Freshly GmbH, Germany for marketing of fruit & vegetable processing technologies and equipments in India.
  5. MOU dated 12th December, 2002 with M/S Cyelon Overseas Ltd, Sri Lanka for the export of Onions, Potatoes and foodstuff to Sri Lanka

HPMI’S INITIATIVES TO COMMERCIALIZE POTATOES :

  • 2000-2001 - Addressed the Glut situation in Punjab & U.P.
  • 2001-2002 - Conceptualized AEZ for Potatoes in India and prepared TEFR for Punjab & U.P
  • 2001-2007 - Organized 73 workshops/seminar on Pre & Post harvest Management of Potatoes.
  • 2003- Promoted a JV company with Punjab Markfed.
  • 2002- Formulated the subsidy schemes for Potato export from U.P, Punjab & WB.

COMMERCIAL ASSIGNMENTS UNDERTAKEN BY HPMI:

  • TEFR on AEZ for Potatoes in U.P. for DOH&FP, Govt. of U.P.
  • TEFR on AEZ for Potatoes in Punjab for Punjab Markfed.
  • TEFR on AEZ for Mangoes in U.P.(LKO AREA) for DOH&FP, Govt. of U.P.
  • TEFR on AEZ for Mangoes in U.P.(SHN AREA) for DOH&FP, Govt. of U.P.
  • DPR on Honey & Bee Products for Punjab Markfed.