It is my pleasure to welcome you to the new IPC Website which provides important and useful information to improve our understanding and interaction with all the stake holders of the pepper industry and an indispensable source of information for pepper community.
The IPC has launched its advanced and user friendly website which provides updated data on production, export, quality standards, programs for development & promotion of pepper industry and other value added services, speedy browsing and easy access to technical information for the development of the International Pepper Community.
We hope you find the new website a unique source for all your needs on pepper industry.
INTERNATIONAL PEPPER COMMUNITY
25/07/2014 WPB Week #30/14, 21 - 25 July 2014 In view of Lebaran Festival which is coming soon and in addition to the current lower crop situation in Indonesia, activities at domestic markets were inactive, but prices were reported increase further to cross IDR 101,000 per kg for black in Lampung. In Bangka white pepper price touched IDR 140,000 per kg at the beginning of the week and closed at IDR 137,000 at the week’s close.
17/07/2014 Market Review – June 2014 During June 2014, the Pepper Price Index increased by 9.48 points for black pepper and 1.57 points for white pepper (Table 1). The composite price of black pepper increased by 3.6% from USD 7,675 in May 2014 to USD 7,949 per MT in June, while that of white pepper increased marginally 0.7% from USD 10,241 per MT in May to USD 10,308 in June, 2014
Plantation Industries and Commodities Minister Datuk Seri Douglas Uggah Embas said last year, global pepper production increased two per cent to 324,090 tonnes compared with an output of 317,750 metric tonnes recorded in 2011.