• FUNCTIONS OF THE CORPORATION:

As Provided in Section 24 of the Warehousing Corporations Act, 1962,(Central Act 58 of 1962) the RSWC.

(a) may acquire and build godowns and warehouses at such places within the state as it may, after consultation with the Central Warehousing Corporation determine.

(b) may run warehouses in the state for the storage of agricultural produce, seeds, manures, fertilizers, agricultural implements and notified commodities;

(c) may arrange facilities for the transport of agricultural produce, seeds, manures, fertilizers, agricultural implements and notified commodities to and from warehouse;

(d) may act as an agent of the Central Warehousing Corporation, or of the Government for the purpose of the purchase, sale, storage and distribution of agricultural produce, seeds, manures, fertilizers, agricultural implements and notified commodities;

(da) enter into, with the previous approval of the State Government joint ventures with the central warehousing corporation; and

(e) may carryout such other functions as may be prescribed.

Additional Activities of Corporation:

(As provided in Rule 25 of the RSWC Rules, 1975) 
(I) DISINFESTATION SERVICE :

The Corporation may in its discretion, and on the request of the parties concerned undertake disinfestation service outside its warehouses, in respect of agricultural produce or notified commodities as defined in Section 2 of the Act. 

(II) SERVICE AS AGENT :

The Corporation may, in its discretion act as agent on behalf of the Government or private company defined in Section 617 of the Companies Act, 1956 (Central Act 1 of 1956) or a body corporate established by an Act of Parliament or of a State Legislature or a Co-operative Society, for the purpose of purchase, sales, storage and distribution of agricultural produce, seeds, fertilizers, manures, agricultural implements and notified commodities as defined in Section 2 of the Act.