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
24/10/2014 WPB Week #43/14, 20 - 24 October 2014 The local market of producing countries showed a mixed response this week. In India the price decreased marginally. This may be influenced by anticipated better harvest of upcoming crop season. In Sri Lanka, the price increased by 2% from LKR 1,154 to LKR 1,178 per Kg this week. In Lampung, Bangka and Sarawak, the prices were relatively stable.
The International Pepper Conference organized jointly by IPC, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and Vietnam Pepper Association will be held at Sheraton Hotel, Ho Chi Minh City, during 27th - 30th October 2014.
15/08/2014 IPC IS TO REVISE IPC QUALITY STANDARD FOR PEPPER AND PEPPER PRODUCTS The International Pepper Community has established the two Quality Standards for Pepper namely: (i) IPC Grades of Whole Pepper Black and White, (ii) IPC Grades of Treated Whole Pepper Black and White. These standards were adopted by the IPC member countries at the 29th Annual Session and Meetings of IPC held at Belem, State of Para, Brazil in November 2001.
04/09/2014 Market Review – July 2014 During July 2014, the Pepper Price Index increased significantly by 44.11 points for black pepper and 26.69 points for white pepper from 270.72 and 244.16, respectively, in June 2014 to 314.83 and 270.85 in July 2014 (Table 1). The composite price of black pepper increased from USD 7,803 in June to USD 9,074 per Mt in July, recording 16.3% increase. The composite price of white pepper also increased by 10.9% from USD 10,406 in June to USD 11,544 per Mt in July, 2014 (Table2).
09/09/2014 Bantuan Bibit untuk Pekebun Karet dan Lada TANJUNG REDEB—Pemerintah Kabupaten Berau melalui Dinas Perkebunan kembali menyalurkan bantuan bibit kepada petani di sentra-sentra pengembangan komoditas unggulan perkebunan. Pada 2014 ini Dinas Perkebunan menyediakan puluhan ribu pokok bibit karet dan lada yang potensinya sangat menjanjikan.