InfoSAWIT, AEKKANOPAN – North Sumatera Plantation Agency facilitate the meeting between palm oil companies and he smallholders in District of Labuhanbatu Utara (Labura). It was about to get partnership between both sides.
In the meeting, Prof Ponten M. Naibaho as palm oil expert also discussed about the policy to decide fresh fruit bunch (FFB) price based on the the Regulation of North Sumatera Governor Number 29 / 2018 and FFB Price Decision for Independent Smallholders.
In the shot, Prof Naibaho suggested the companies and the smallholders to be in partnership. He thought, by having partnership the smallholders would get FFB price based on what FFB team in North Sumatera Plantation Agency decided.
The participants in the meeting were enthusiastic. Both the companies and the smallholders hoped after the meeting, there would be good communication and get partnership between both sides.
“It is hoped, after the meeting, there would be partnership between the mills (of companies) and the smallholders’ groups to get proportional FFB price,” Prof Naibaho told, as in the official statement to InfoSAWIT. (T5)
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