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
In Indonesia Pepper harvest is on upswing trend. However, due to El Nino occurred in the last year followed by La Nina phenomenon this year, production of Pepper in Lampung, Bangka and other producing areas in Indonesia were reported to be significantly lower when compared to last year output. In Lampung the markets are still calm, but prices decreased marginally with limited offers. New material is expected to arrive in the market by early August. In Bangka, trading was reported to be more active, but Pepper price has drifted lower.
The members of panel from member countries met in Bogor from 10th - 11th October 2016 to review the Agreement Establishing and other related Rules and Regulations following the decisions made at the 43rd Session of IPC.
The 2nd Meeting of Panel organized jointly by the Ministry of Trade of the Republic of Indonesia and the IPC Secretariat was attended by official representatives from the IPC member countries of Indonesia, Malaysia, Sri Lanka and Vietnam.
During May 2016, the Price Index of Pepper increased by around 4 point for black Pepper and 3 points for white Pepper (Table1). The composite price of black Pepper increased by around 3.30% to US$ 8,704 per Mt in May from US$ 8,426 per Mt. In April 2016 and for white Pepper it increased by 2.20 % from US$ 12,136 per Mt in April 2016 to US$ 12,403 in May 2016 (Table2). The Pepper price was mainly influenced by the increase of FOB price in Vietnam and India comprising the largest Pepper exporting country; it were noticed that FOB prices in India saw increasing Pepper price while other producing countries were relatively stable.
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).