BANDUNG- Starting January 2018, Bulog Subdivre Bandung prepares 600 tons of medium rice per week for Market Operation (OP) activity as an effort to control the price that tends to rise.
Head of Bulog Subdivre Bandung, Rasiwan said the supply is for three districts and two cities in the region.
"Until today, we have already poured 120 tons," he said, Wednesday (10/1).
According to him, this medium rice will be distributed to a number of markets. This basic requirement is priced at Rp 9,350 / kg at the highest retail price (HET) set by the government.
"This medium rice is intended to provide a sense of security related to rice, especially in December the price of medium rice tends to increase," he added.
OP according to him as a form of additional penetration of medium rice to the community. Previously, it coordinated with the local Industry and Trade Office (Disperindag) districts / municipalities. Jo