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How do I get Bidding information?

Notices will be posted on the website and Buyers can subscribe to Bidding Updates and Bulletins.

What is the Bidding increment ?

The Bidding Increment is set based on the value and nature of the product in question, e.g. for potatoes the bidding increment is set at 25c per pocket and for beans R10.00 per bag.

How do I see the live bid?

Live Bidding can be viewed in many ways – either on the dashboard or on the live Bidding window, otherwise through clicking on the lot in question.

What is a Bidding mandate?

This is a guide to help the Buyer keep track of the total value of their Bids on a daily, weekly & monthly basis.

What is a Softclose?

A Softclose extends the Bidding time for any lot that has received a late Bid, preventing snipping and giving active Bidders the opportunity to increase their bid if they so choice.

What is a Proxy Bid?

A Proxy Bid is a mandate given by the Buyer to the platform to Auto Bid on their behalf and to win the bid at the lowest price below their preset maximum Bid price.

Daily from 9:00am till 9:30am for potatoes and again every Wednesday at 2:00pm – 2:30pm for beans & other non perishable produce