Agricultural/Fishery E-Appliance ProjectAgricultural & Fishery Products Market Information Reporting System

International Group Institute for Information Industry
Dec 2007

Agenda

 System Objective & Background  System Introduction
– Scope of Listed Products – Services & Features – Process

 Benefits to the User

Objective
To Provide Farming & Fishing Communities, Government, and Private Sector with Immediate, Up-to-date, Accurate Market Information on all Fish & Agriculture Related Products

System Continually Developing
 1974 - Established APM Info. Reporting Center
- BBS Technologies

 1996 – Redeveloped APM-IRS.
- Internet & Web-based technologies

Traditional Markets now become Information & Pricing Centers as well as Collection, Selling & Distribution Centers.

Provides Complete Island-wide Market Picture Within 2 Hours All Markets Closing

Vegetable

Fish

Daily Information on 1,500 Products Livestock Fruit in 6 Sectors from 73 Island-wide Wholesale Markets
Flower Poultry

Accurate Daily Information

on 1050 Fruits, Vegetables & Flowers.
 Fruits
– 11 Market Reporting Stations – 138 Fruits in 54 Main Categories

 Vegetable
– 12 Market Reporting Stations – 103 Vegetables in 5 Main Categories

 Flowers
– 4 Market Reporting Station – 810 Flowers in 16 Main Categories

Accurate Daily Information

on 366 Fish, Livestock, & Poultry.
 Fisheries – 20 Market Reporting Stations – 359 Product Prices in 6 Main Categories  Livestock – 23 Market Reporting Stations – 3 Main Products  Poultry – 3 Market Reporting Stations – 4 Main Products

Provides Complete Information
 Complete Island-wide Picture of Markets  Daily, weekly, monthly, yearly Comparative Data for Trading Volumes, Amounts, Rankings  Product, Market, & Location Searches  Market Data Analysis Information Reports  Forecasting Reports  Pricing Methods & Formulas  Weather Information

System Features

 Provide Remote Terminal Software Maintenance Services  Allows Voice & Fax-based Data Retrieval
(Non-computer Literate Users)

Accessed By Many Users
– Small Farmers & Fisherman – Farming & Fishing Organizations & Associations – Market Owners & Buyers – Food Processors & Sellers – Food & Beverage Industry – Consumers – Government & Local Authorities

System Process

 Select Key Products and Identify Major Wholesale Market  Collect & Summarize Major Transaction Data from Market  Send Transaction Data to Reporting Center  Summarize, Analyze & Format all Transaction Data for Internet, Voice & Fax.  Publish Transaction Data through Internet & Fish/Arg. Orgs.  Allow Automatic Telephone and Fax Callback System

System Structure
Council of Agriculture

Flowers Wholesale Market Poultry Wholesale Market

Agricultural Products Market Reporting Center

Provincial Dept. of Agri. & Forestry

Fisheries Authority

Dial Up Reportin g Stations
Fish Wholesale Market Meat Wholesale Market Agricultural Products Market Data

County District Agri. Improvement Stations Mass Media Farmers’ & Associations

Interne t

Processing Center

Service stations

ProductionMarketing Teams Wholesale Markets

Fruits & Vegetables Wholesale Market

Internet

Information Education Stations

Benefits to Government
 Enhances Gov. Decision-making Efficiency  Enables Gov to Plan Better, Short & Long Term.  Allows to Gov. React Quickly to Sudden Changes (Disasters, Typhoons etc.)  Allows Gov. to Watch Price Trends and move to ensure balance benefit between farmers and consumers.

Benefits to Food sellers
 Enables Sellers to Grasp Market Conditions  Empowers sellers when Ordering & Shipping  Helps ensure a Balance of Supply & Demand  Enables Sellers to improve National Purchase Plan

Benefits to Fishermen
 Empowers Fisherman  Enables Them to Understand Complete Fishing Picture Products, Prices, Places (Markets)  Provides Product and Market Choices for Fishermen out of sea, fishing and returning.

Benefits Farmers
 Empowers Farmers  Enables Them to Understand Complete Agriculture Picture
Products, Prices, Places (Markets)

 Provides Choices when deciding on Ordering, Selling, Planting, Harvesting.

Benefits Large-scale Consumers

 Provides Vital Reference Data for Purchase Policies & Schedules for Hypermarkets, Schools, Military, Gov.

Agr./Fishery Products Price Reporting System Main Menu

Arg. Products Market Price Reporting System

Fish Products Market Price Reporting System Welcome Webpage

Fish Products Market Price Reporting System Website Map

Fish Products Market Price Reporting System Single Wholesale Market product Price Reporting

Fish Products Market Price Reporting System Multi Wholesale Market Multiday Compare

Fish Products Market Price Reporting System

Fish Price Time Trend Chart

Fish Products Market Price Reporting System

MultiQuarter Fish Price Time Trend Chart

Related Websites
 http://amis.afa.gov.tw/ Note: Largest Agriculture Products Price Reporting Websites  http://efish.fa.gov.tw/ Note: Largest Fish Price Reporting Websites

Thank You