A) NE States, Sikkim, UTs of Andaman & Nicobar and Lakshadweep Islands and hilly* areas
B) In other Areas For Registered FPOs, anchayats, Women, Scheduled Caste (SC)/ Scheduled Tribe (ST) beneficiaries or their cooperatives**/ Self-Help Groups
For all other categories of beneficiaries
Criteria for Assistance/Maximum Limit
Type of Facilities
Rate of Subsidy
Maximum (Rs. Lakhs)
(ii) For other Marketing Infrastructure projects Agricultural Marketing Infrastructure (AMI) sub scheme of ISAM (Erstwhile Scheme for Development/Strengthening of Agricultural Marketing Infrastructure, Grading & Standardization (AMIGS)
A) NE States, Sikkim, States of Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, UTs of Andaman & Nicobar and Lakshadweep Islands, hilly* and tribal areas
B) In other Areas For Registered FPOs, Panchayats, Women farmers/entrepreneurs, Scheduled Caste (SC)/Scheduled Tribe (ST) / Entrepreneurs and their cooperatives**
For all other categories of beneficiaries.
*Hilly area is a place at an altitude of more than 1,000 meters above mean sea level.
**SC/ST Cooperatives to be certified by the concerned officer of the State Government.
Eligible Marketing Infrastructure
All marketing infrastructure required for post-harvest management
Market user common facilities like market yards etc.
Infrastructure for grading, standardization and quality certification, labeling, packaging and value addition facilities (without changing the product form)
Infrastructure for Direct Marketing from producers to consumers/processing units/bulk buyers etc.
Reefer vans, used for transporting agricultural produce, which are essential for maintaining cold supply chains.
Where to apply/approach for Subsidy and Loan?
Commercial banks, Regional Rural Banks, State Cooperative Banks etc.
National Cooperative Development Corporation (NCDC) for projects by Cooperatives.
Detailed information is available in Operational Guidelines of the Integrated Scheme for Agricultural Marketing (ISAM) on website www.agmarknet.nic.in