Many Countries Stop Wheat Exports, Jokowi Starts Printing 154 Thousand Hectares of Land for Sorghum

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – President Joko Widodo or Jokowi is ready to print 154,000 hectares of land to plant sorghum until his term ends in 2024. This policy was taken because Indonesia as a wheat importer now has to face prolonged export bans from several producing countries. “We have to develop substitute crops from wheat,” said … Read more

Palm Oil News – KPBN CPO Price Tender July 11, 2022, Set to Increase to Rp 7,470/Kg

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA – Tender price of crude palm oil (CPO) at PT. On Monday (11/7/2022) there was an increase in the price of CPO to Rp 7,470/kg. When compared to the CPO price tander last Friday (8/7/2022) which only reached Rp 7,288/kg, it means that there was an increase of around Rp 182/kg. Meanwhile, from … Read more

Golkar Leaks There Are Other Parties in the Process of Joining KIB

Jakarta – General Chairman of Golkar Airlangga Hartarto said that there would be other parties that would join the United Indonesia Coalition (KIB), which was initiated by Golkar, PAN and PPP. Airlangga said the party that wanted to join was still in the process. “It is in progress,” said Airlangga at the Golkar Party DPP … Read more

Palm Oil News – Here are some directives from Coordinating Minister Luhut, to Increase Palm Oil FFB Prices

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA – In the Coordinator Meeting (Rakor), the Ministry of Maritime Affairs and Investment (Kemenko Marvest), concluded several steps that the government will take in an effort to normalize the price of Oil Palm Fresh Fruit Bunches (FFB). In the coordination meeting, it was agreed that several steps would be taken by the government, … Read more

Palm Oil News – DPR Pushes Export Duties and Export Levies to be Temporarily Stopped, To Raise Palm Oil FFB Prices

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA – The declining price of Oil Palm Fresh Fruit Bunches (FFB) has hit the economy of people in Indonesia whose livelihoods depend on palm oil commodities. Therefore, a number of independent oil palm farmers who are members of the Oil Palm Farmers Union from several regions in Indonesia, namely Sumatra and Kalimantan, had … Read more

Palm Oil News – 130 Palm Oil Companies Registered at SIMIRAH 2

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA – As of July 1, 2022, 130 companies have registered to the Bulk Cooking Oil Information System (SIMIRAH) 2.0. From the official statement received by the Ministry of Industry, InfoSAWITSunday (3/7/2022), it was stated that of the total there were 51 crude palm oil (MSM/CPO) producers and 79 palm cooking oil (MGS) producers. … Read more

Meet Airlangga, Mario Aji Hopes for Support to Enter MotoGP Qualification

Jakarta – Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs Airlangga Hartarto received Mario Suryo Aji’s arrival today. Mario Aji is the only Indonesian rider currently competing in the MotoGP event in the Moto3 class. During the meeting, Mario Aji expressed his appreciation and gratitude for the various supports given by Airlangga while he was competing in Moto3 … Read more

Palm Oil News – Aspectpir’s Request Requests Permit to Export Palm Oil FFB to Malaysia instead of Cans

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA – The chairman of the DPD I Association of North Sumatran Palm Oil Palm Farmers (Aspek-PIR), Syarifudin Sirait, admitted that he had spoken to all administrators throughout Indonesia so that Aspect-PIR would seek to export fresh fruit bunches (FFB) of palm oil to Malaysia. This was done because the price of palm FFB … Read more

Palm Oil News – Palm Cooking Oil Policy, Impact on April 2022 CPO Export Volume

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA – The government’s focus on increasing the supply of palm cooking oil in the country has an impact on the quantity of exports of palm oil derivative products from Indonesia in the period of April 2022. Executive Director of the Indonesian Palm Oil Association (GAPKI), Mukti Sardjono, in an official statement received InfoSAWITThursday … Read more

Palm Oil News – Palm Oil Prices Drop again, After Indonesia Starts Export Activities

InfoSAWIT, KUALA LUMPUR – The price of palm oil on the Malaysia Futures Exchange on Wednesday (15/6/2022) fell to its lowest level in more than two months, while other vegetable oils also experienced a decline in prices, in addition to the anticipation that demand would shift to Indonesia due to the start of increasing export … Read more