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INTERNATIONAL PEPPER COMMUNITY
Pepper prices showed a marginal decrease in most of the production origins. Different Pepper prices prevailing in their domestic markets were due to difference in quality of Pepper being traded, from one to other producing centers. In India and Sri Lanka however, the Pepper prices are still prevailing at relatively higher level compared to other producing origins. In Kochi, local price of Malabar black Pepper traded at the level of INR 689 (US$ 10.3) per Kg and for Sri Lanka black Pepper price was reported at the level of LKR 1,247 (US$ 8.5) per Kg.
Honorable Minister of Trade of the Republic of Indonesia, Mr. Enggartiasto Lukita, while addressing the officials and delegates at the Opening of the 44th Session and Meetings of IPC, has urged the IPC and member countries to strengthen the cooperation among the members to come out with the suitable policies for sustainable pepper trade that protect the interest of pepper producers.
During August 2016, the Price Index of Pepper has decreased by 3 points for black Pepper and almost double at 6 points for white Pepper (Table1). The composite price movement of black Pepper has decreased to US$ 8,457 per Mt in August from US$ 8,701 per Mt. in July 2016 by -3% and for white Pepper it has decreased by -5% from US$ 12,504 per Mt in July 2016 to US$ 11,626 per MT in August 2016 (Table2). The Pepper price has seen a decreasing trend more or less throughout the month with the prevalent price volatility in the Pepper producing country.
TENGGARONG â€“ Enam negara anggota International Pepper Community (IPC) yaitu India, Malaysia, Brazil, Vietnam, Srilanka, termasuk Indonesia mengunjungi perkebunan lada di Desa Batuah kecamatan Loa Janan, Kutai Kartanegara (Kukar), Rabu (16/3).