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Still a Plantation Nurse, Even though FFB Prices are Getting Cheaper

Palmoilmagazine, PELALAWAN – Fresh fruit bunch (FFB) in many palm oil plantation centers in Indonesia gets cheaper. The smallholders in many regions, as it was informed, are not excited to harvest or nurse their plantations because their income from selling FFB is not equal to the nursery cost they spent.


Smallholders in Bungo Hope the Government Cares For Them

Palmoilmagazine, BUNGO – For the fresh fruit bunch (FFBP price does not get better, independent smallholders got the economic impact. They who live in Muara Bungo hoped, the government really cares about them. In addition, these months would be the new learning for their children and the smallholders need money to get them in school.


After Indonesia Starts Exporting, CPO Gets Cheaper

Palmoilmagazine, KUALA LUMPUR – Crude palm oil (CPO) price at Bursa Malaysia Derivative Exchange, Wednesday (15/6/2022) hit the lowest level for more than two months. Other vegetable oil price did too because of demand anticipation from Indonesia for starting CPO export activity.


Solving Land Problems: Farmers Hope for New Minister of Agrarian Affairs/Head of BPN

Palmoilmagazine, MEDAN - Hadi Tjahjanto, the former Army Commander officially substituted Sofyan Djalil as Minister of Agrarian Affairs/Head of National Land Agency that President Joko Widodo inaugurated in Istana Negara, Jakarta, Wednesday (15/6/2022) noon..


Former TNI Commander Hadi Tjahjanto Now Minister of Agrarian and Spatial Planning

Palmoilmagazine, JAKARTA – Wednesday (15/06/2022), Hadi Tjahjanto started his new assignment as Minister of Agrarian Affairs and Spatial/Head of National Land Agency.


Gets Better Rp 35,39/Kg, Here FFB in Jambi on 17 - 23 June 2022

Palmoilmagazine, JAMBI – According to Fresh Fruit Bunch (FFB) Team of Jambi Province on 17 – 23 June 2022, it is decided that the 10 - 20 year old FFB is getting better Rp 35,39/Kg to be Rp 2.507,29/Kg.

Food protectionism and triple taxation in palm oil

Palmoilmagazine, Jakarta - Domestic palm oil prices are still way below the all-time highs of Rp 3,500 (24 US cents) to Rp 4,000 per kilogram even more than two weeks after the export ban was lifted on May 23. Oil palm smallholders have been crying out because their fresh fruit bunches (FFBs) fetch less than 50 percent of what their Malaysian counterparts enjoy.

Rp14 Thousand/Liter: MGCR Would Optimize Bulk Palm Cooking Oil Distribution

Palmoilmagazine, JAKARTA – Head of Badan Pengkajian dan Pengembangan Perdagangan (BPPP), Ministry of Trade, Kasan mentioned, by the program Minyak Goreng Curah Rakyat (MGCR), the government tried to provide bulk palm cooking oil to the people based on the highest retail price (HRP) which is at Rp 14.000/liter or Rp 15.500/kg.


Before Conducting Research, 90 Young Researchers Gained Insights About Palm Oil

Palmoilmagazine, MEDAN – Palm Oil Research Festival for Students in 2022 got 30 groups of researchers that Palm Oil Plantation Fund Management Agency (PFMA) would fund. In order to deliver insight before conducting researches, PFMA introduced palm oil industries by inviting 90 students from many regions in Indonesia to research.


Gets Cheaper Rp 299,71/Kg, FFB in Riau on 22 - 28 June 2022

Palmoilmagazine, PEKANBARU — According to Fresh Fruit Bunch (FFB) Team and FFB Documents of Riau Province Number No. 24 on 22 - 28 June 2022, it is decided that the 10 - 20 year old FFB is getting cheaper Rp 299,71/Kg to be Rp 2.426,99/Kg.


PFMA Did Exhibition and Talk-show, To Support Palm Oil SMCB

Palmoilmagazine, JAKARTA – Palm Oil Plantation Fund Management Agency (PFMA) which is one institution led by Ministry of Finance did exhibit and talk-show about Sinergi Pemberdayaan Usaha Kecil, Mikro, dan Koperasi (UKMK), Tuesday (07/06) in Jakarta.


The Government Should Firmly Obligate to Develop Smallholders’ Palm Oil Plantations

Palmoilmagazine, JAKARTA – Senior advisor of IHCS (Indonesian Human Rights Committee for Social Justice), Gunawan appreciated the Regent of Tanjung Jabung (Tanjab) Barat, Anwar Sadat who facilitated the meeting about smallholders’ issues from 9 (nine) villages with PT Dasa Anugerah Sejati (PT DAS), Monday (6/6/2022).


PPKS Technology Produced Red Palm Cooking Oil

Palmoilmagazine, MEDAN - Pusat Penelitian Kelapa Sawit (PPKS) Medan keeps innovating, creating derivative products of crude palm oil (CPO). The latest one is that the institution is able to produce red palm cooking oil.


RMF Number 98/PMK.010/2022 about the Latest CPO Out Fee

Palmoilmagazine, JAKARTA – Minister of Trade, Muhammad Lutfi said that the most expensive crude palm oil (CPO) export citation that Palm Oil Plantation Fund Management Agency (PFMA) would manage is US$ 200/ton. He told it after meeting with Commission IV Indonesian Legislators.


Decreased Rp 311,72/Kg, FFB in South Sumatera in the Second Period - June 2022

Palmoilmagazine, PALEMBANG – According to Fresh Fruit Bunch (FFB) Team of South Sumatera Province in the second period – June 2022, decided on 20 June 2022 is that the 10 - 20 year old FFB is decreasing Rp 311,72/Kg to be Rp 2.637,14/Kg. The next meeting would be Monday, 11 July 2022.


ANJ Shared Dividend US$ 10 Million

Palmoilmagazine, JAKARTA – PT Austindo Nusantara Jaya Tbk. (ANJ) allocated 25% of the 2021 net profits or about US$ 10 million as the dividend. Every share-holder in ANJ would get dividend for about Rp 43 per share. It was approved in the Shareholder General Meeting in 2021 which was running on Wednesday (8/6/2022).


Encouraged the Smallholders to join in Cooperation

Palmoilmagazine, JAKARTA – Deputy Assistant of Cooperation Renewal and Development, Ministry of Cooperation Small and Medium Business, Bagus Rachman said, his side encouraged the independent smallholders to join cooperation. The goal is to get profits from their natural resource trade.


Respect to Legal Process in the Indonesian Attorney

Palmoilmagazine, MEDAN – Until now the Indonesian Attorney still investigates crude palm oil (CPO) and its derivative export facility.


The First Story of Developing Sustainable Palm Oil in China

Palmoilmagazine, JAKARTA – Nanbin Farms, a state company in City of Sanya, Hainan started importing slim shell palm oil seeds from Malaysia and Zaire (it is known as Democratic Republic of Kongo) to get new commercial plantation and to increase the available plantation production. But the company stopped producing in commercial level in 1991 because of lack of profits and research hardly stopped as well.


KPPU concerning Government's Palm Cooking Oil Policy

Palmoilmagazine, MEDAN – The issues about palm cooking oil supply and price both in bulk, simple, and premium package may have no end.