InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA – Palm cooking oil which was rare to get in April 2022 delivered inflation for about 0,19%, and so was gasoline.
Central Bureau of Statistic (CBS) reported that the rare palm oil in April had something to do with the high inflation in the period.
Palm cooking oil is one of nine daily needs for the people in Indonesia. It is used by the female to fry kinds of foods.
CBS also reported, palm cooking oil, hen, and fresh fish were the biggest factors to the inflation. In a row, the inflation reached 0,19%, 0,09%, and 0,04% in food, drink, and tobacco group. This group was the biggest factor of inflation in national scale that reached 0,46% or the inflation reached 1,76% compared to month on month.
“The three commodities played big part in food and drink group in April 2022,” Chief of CBS, Margo Yuwono recently said, as in the official statement to InfoSAWIT. (T1)