BANDUNG-Central Statistics Agency (BPS) West Java informed, the average price of wet paddy (GKP) at Farmer West Java Rp. 4454.26, - per kilogram, down 1.26% compared to October 2016 GKP price of Rp. 4510.98.
Central Statistics Agency noted that price of dry unhusked rice (GKG) at Farmer down 0.84% from Rp. 5034.48, - to Rp. 4992.37, - per kilogram, while for Low Quality Grain rose 8.65% from Rp. 3622.65, - to Rp. 3.936.05, - per kilogram.
Meanwhile November 2016, the average price of rice at Mills Rp. 9406.56 per kilogram, down 0.01% compared to October 2016 recorded Rp. 9407.13.
Based on the fracture (broken) rice, Rice Premium quality rose 1.51% from Rp. 9776.71 to Rp. 9924.35, while the Medium up 0.05% from Rp. 9134.85 to Rp. 9139.19, and Low quality rice fell 1.36% from Rp. 8842.86 to Rp. 8722.22.
"So in general the price of rice and paddy in West Java has decreased," said Bachdi Ruswana, Head of Central Statistics Agency West Java. jo