InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA – In the recent days President Joko Widodo told that the government’s priority is to fulfill what people need. The people should be able to buy palm cooking oil.
To respond the expensive daily food price, namely palm cooking oil which the people need of when in the fifth week of December 2021, it was about Rp 18.492,00 per liter or got expensive about 8,31% to the same period in last year, Coordinator Minister in Economy, Airlangga Hartarto said, the government decided that palm cooking oil is Rp 14.000 per liter in consumer level in Indonesia.
“Simple packaged palm cooking oil with special price will be available for about 1,2 million liters for about 6 months and could be prolonged as what it needs,” he said in press briefing about what the government decided about palm cooking oil price in Jakarta, Wednesday (5/01/2022).
The fund to overcome the gap price, value added tax and surveyor would be deriving from Palm Oil Plantation Fund Management Agency (PFMA) for about Rp 3,6 billion. The gap price means production and distribution gap price with retailer price. (T2)