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Ministry of Industry Supported 11 Million Liters of Palm Cooking Oil in 11 Retailers



Ministry of Industry Supported 11 Million Liters of Palm Cooking Oil in 11 Retailers

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA –government claimed, eleven million liters of palm cooking oil in simple package have been running by bazar and modern retailers since November 2021. The program is supported by palm cooking oil companies and Asosiasi Perusahaan Ritel Indonesia (APRINDO).

General Director of Agro Industry, Ministry of Industry, Putu Juli Ardika said, to optimize the running program, the government published policy to provide palm cooking oil in economic price, about Rp 14.000 per liter in the consumers’ level, and it is available in many regions in Indonesia.

Putu also mentioned, Ministry of Industry would always provide palm cooking oil for the people in economic price. “There would be 1,2 million liters for the next six months and would be prolonged as what people need,” he said in the official statement, Tuesday (11/1/2022).

Ministry of Industry also encouraged palm cooking oil industries to contribute in the program to stabilize palm cooking oil in the society. “This is the real policy that the government supports food stocks in economic price for the people,” he said. (T2)