BANDUNG-The price of basic necessities in traditional market in Bandung is still normal and reasonable. This was said by the Minister of Trade Enggartiasto Lukito when doing pricing at Pasar kosambi, Friday (5/5) morning accompanied by Mayor Ridwan Kamil.
Enggar do the monitoring by visiting several stalls in the market. Like asking the price of rice, chicken eggs and chicken meat.
"The price of rice is under control, as mayor said. Apparently it is still under control in the market, meaning the supply is safe. The food is the main, "he said.
He said there was already an increase in the price of eggs and meat, but it was still reasonable because it was not overpriced. But he told the traders not to raise the price too big ahead of Ramadan.
In Kosambi, chicken meat is sold in the range of Rp33 thousand per kilogram while chicken eggs Rp16 thousand per kg.
He also checks vegetable prices such as onions and garlic. Enggar admitted astonished by the rising price of garlic today. That's according to him need to examine, do not get a naughty importer by playing with the price of garlic.
"Well we take a stand for increasing price and if there is something we will report with the head of the task force and if in West Java we will coordinate with the Head of West Java Police," he said. Jo