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.
Hoang Thi Lien
INTERNATIONAL PEPPER COMMUNITY
Pepper prices decreased further during the week. Significant decreases were reported from Viet Nam, since arrival of new material from this year harvest is increasing. In addition to the heavy arrivals, limited overseas demand has also pressed the price down.
The Ministry of Primary Industries of the Government of Sri Lanka will be hosting the 45th Annual Session and other related meetings of the International Pepper Community at the Earlâ€™s Regency Hotel, Kandy, Sri Lanka from 30th October â€“ 2nd November 2017.
This year Global Pepper Conference is being organized jointly by the Ministry of Primary Industries, Department of Export Agriculture of Sri Lanka and the International Pepper Community.
In April 2017, market activity was more concentrated in Viet Nam, since pepper harvest in Viet Nam has reached the peak season. It was reported that production of pepper in Viet Nam this year is estimated to remain good. Except in Indonesia, production of pepper in other producing countries is also reported to be better and total export is estimated to increase this year.
The Borneo Post: SRI AMAN: Sarawak pepper remains a renowned brand worldwide with its quality ranked among the best of all pepper producing countries. Deputy Minister of Plantation Industries and Commodities Datuk Datu Nasrun Datu Mansur, said Sarawak pepper has made Malaysians proud given the high quality of the commodity.