Great tool for Producers and Traders ; Place for Service providers to Register Services : www.infotradeuganda.com
We are all in business of selling or buying something. The Infotrade Platform offers a ground for trading, placing an order or making an inquiry on what is on the market. Post of Questions about various crop and livestock value chains.
For the producer( Individual farmer , cooperative or association e.t.c )
It is a great opportunity for producers to place and showcase some of their produce. As a producer you need to indicate the price at farm gate so that the buying public can know your will price to sell to a given market. Market for a producers can take any form . For example : farmer to Consumer (F2C) , farmer to Trader (F2T) , Farmer to Processor F2P , Farmer to Offtakers ( F2O) . Depending on the enterprise that is buying your produce, location of pick or delivery, the price of your commodity will be determined.
Some of the key determinant of prices will include your cost of production as the base price, secondly, the processing cost or preparation after the garden , and other costs like packaging, storage , transport and loading and off loading costs.
Why use the Infotrade interactive Mobile and Webs interactive Platform:
- Obtain market information
- Market intelligence
- Finding a buyer any of these forms ( F2C, F2T, F2P or F2O)
- Price finding or Price verification
- Developing a the right market opinion
- Sector or sub sector interactions
- Knowledge sharing and learning
- Market scanning and understanding of public preferences.