InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA – The program of bulk palm cooking oil procurement for small and medium businesses, and the people, keeps running and the distribution keeps increasing. Per 19 April 2022, according to the data of Sistem Informasi Minyak Goreng Curah (SIMIRAH), subsidized bulk palm cooking oil reached 136.720 tons or about 7.197 tons/day.
The numbers are the same prediction of Ministry of Industry last week. The average distribution in the third week of April 2022 would be about 7.000 tons per, or it fulfills the needs nationally.
“We appreciate palm cooking oil producers that implement the program and its distribution to fulfill what the people need,” Minister of Industry, Agus Gumiwang Kartasasmita said, as in the official statement to InfoSAWIT in Jakarta, Wednesday (20/4).
Agus emphasized, the government, in this case, Ministry of Industry is serious and commits to run its work and function to provide subsidized bulk palm cooking oil in the markets based on the highest retail price, which is Rp 14.000 per liter or Rp 15.500/kilogram. (T2)