Agriculture Produce Market Committee, Hamirpur was established during the year 1987 under the Himachal Pradesh Agricultural Produce Markets Act, 1969 (Act No.9 of 1970), which has been repealed wide section 86 of The Himachal Pradesh Agricultural and Horticultural Produce Marketing (Development & Regulation) Act, 2005 (Act No. 20 of 2005) as assented to by the Governor on 25th May, 2005 for better regulation of sale-purchase of Agricultural Produce and to provide marketing & information facilities to the growers of the district..
The area of operation of Market Committee was notified as the entire district of Hamirpur wide-notification No. HMB/5-15/81 dated 13-4-1981.3446.47sq. mtr. Govt. land at Dosarka was transferred in the name of Agriculture Department for the establishment of Principal Market Yard. In Market Committee building, 15 No’s Shops (7 Shops & 8 Booths) in the ground floor & Market Committee office, Farmers Rest house in the First floor was completed in the year 1996 with an expenditure of about Rs.29 Lacs. Wholesale trade of fruit & vegetables was shifted from Hamirpur Bazaar to this yard on 01-07-1996. Sub Market Yard, Nadaun was started from March, 2004 & Sub Market Yard Jahu has also been started recently w.e.f. 11.09.2012.
Notified Market Area
The area of operation of Market Committee was notified as the entire district of Hamirpur vide-notification No. HMB/5-15/81 dated 13-4-1981.