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Ottanchatram Market Profile

Market Name

Ottanchatram – Vegetable  Market

Market Type

Whole Sale Market (Gandhi Market)


Tamil Nadu

Market Infrastructure Facilities

136 shops with an around 5 acres

Type of Auction

Onion: 7.00 am to 10.00am
Tomato: 8.00 am to 10.00am
Chilli: 8.00pm to 10.00pm
Other Vegetables: 4.00pm to 7.00pm

Market Commission Percentage

10% Commission for all Vegetables

Type of packs Preferred

Tomato- Wooden Boxes(14kg/box)
Cauliflowers : See-Through bags (20 flowers/bag)
Other Vegetables – Gunny Bags

Mode of Payment

Suppliers: Cash payment,
Buyers: 1 week credit, Week end A/c closing system, Only 20%transaction made through bank.

Buyers Profile

More than 500 buyers from oddanchatram(Local buyers),Dindigal, Madurai, Kumbakonam, Palani, Coimbatore, Udumalpet, Pollachi, Palakad, KovilPatti, Tuticorin,Cochin, Ernakulam, Trichur,Kannanur.

Market Working Hours /Holidays

7.00am to 10.00pm /  Saturday holidays

Toll Charges

Lorry : Rs.30.00/-
Tempo: Rs.20.00/-
Mini Auto :Rs.20.00/-
Two Wheelers : Free

Market loading Charges

5.00 to 15.00/Bag

Market Unloading Charges

3.00 to 5.00/Bag

Logistic Details

Regular Services for all destination, some buyers use their own vehicle


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