Govt Announces Highest Retail Prices for Rice Products

Annisa ayu artanti    •    24 Agustus 2017 15:37 WIB
agriculture
Govt Announces Highest Retail Prices for Rice Products
Trade Minister Enggartiasto Lukita (Photo: MI/Susanto)

Metrotvnews,com, Jakarta: Trade Minister Enggartiasto Lukita on Thursday announced highest retail prices for premium-quality and medium-quality rice products.

"The regulation has been signed by me. It will be effective on September 1," Enggartiasto told reporters at the Trade Ministry headquarters.

In Java, Lampung, South Sumatra, Bali and West Nusa Tenggara, medium-quality rice prices should not exceed Rp9,450 per kilogram. Meanwhile, premium-quality rice prices should not exceed Rp12,800 per kilogram.

In Sumatra, Kalimantan and East Nusa Tenggara medium-quality rice prices should not exceed Rp9,950 per kilorgram. Meanwhile, premium-quality rice prices should not exceed Rp13,300 per kilogram.

In Maluku and Papua, medium-quality rice prices should not exceed Rp10,250 per kilogram. Meanwhile, premium-quality rice prices should not exceed Rp13,600 per kilogram.


(WAH)