Jakarta (ANTARA News) – The supervision will weigh a doing of a roof cost of rice in complicated and normal markets, with a commoditys normal cost now during Rp10,610 per kilogram (kg) for medium-quality rice.
Trade Minister Enggartiasto Lukita settled here on Tuesday that rice traders claimed they still had progressing rice bonds bought during a aloft cost due to that they will need a transition duration before they can belong to a roof cost for medium- and premium-quality rice.
“The law (of a rice roof price) came into outcome on Sept 1, and there are prior stocks. Next week, we will weigh to examination a implementation. We can advise (the traders),” Enggartiasto noted.
Ministerial Regulation No. 57 of 2017 on a rice roof cost will be effective not usually for complicated markets though also for normal markets.
“We have summoned a Indonesia Retailers Association, as they could sell their prior stocks, though a cost contingency be lowered. In normal markets, they still have a transition period, as they have to initial arrange out a rice types,” a apportion added.
The supervision has set a rice roof cost for middle and reward peculiarity in a bid to say a peoples purchasing energy and control a acceleration rate.
The roof cost for medium-quality rice in a regions of Java, Lampung, South Sumatra, Bali, West Nusa Tenggara, and Sulawesi was set during Rp9,450 per kg while for reward peculiarity during Rp12,800 per kg.
For Sumatra segment solely Lampung and South Sumatra, East Nusa Tenggara, and Kalimantan, a roof cost for medium-quality rice was set during Rp9,950 per kg and Rp13,300 per kg for reward quality.
For Maluku, including North Maluku and Papua, a roof cost of medium-quality rice was set during Rp10,250 per kg and Rp13,600 per kg for reward quality.
The supervision has categorized a commodity into 3 forms formed on Agriculture Ministers Decree No. 31 of 2017 on rice quality.
The initial form is medium-quality rice, with smallest 95 percent of logging degree, limit 14 percent of dampness content, and limit apportion of damaged rice during 25 percent.
Medium-quality rice can be sole in bulk or packages, with labels detailing a peculiarity and a roof price.
The second form is premium-quality rice, with 95 percent of logging degree, limit dampness calm of 14 percent, and limit apportion of damaged rice during 15 percent.
This form of rice contingency be sole in packages, with labels detailing a peculiarity and a roof price.
Another rice difficulty was special rice including Thai Hom Mali, Japonica, Basmati, gummy rice, organic rice, and rice, with a geographical denote certificate.
The commoditys normal cost has also available an boost given a doing of a roof cost in early September.
According to a ministrys Basic Necessities Monitoring System, a inhabitant normal cost for medium-quality rice as of Tuesday was Rp10,610 per kg, a slight boost from Rp10,596 per kg on Monday.(*)