Published: Apr 29, 2022
At Kang Jung-a's fried chicken diner in Seoul, the kitchen staff is ready to fry up the tasty dish for customers. But due to last week's news of a cost-boosting ban on Indonesian cooking oil exports, she fears the day is not far when she will have no choice but to raise prices and risk losing customers.
Published: Feb 10, 2021
The Commerce Ministry’s Department of Internal Trade has asked manufactures and distributors of bottled palm cooking oil to fix the price for as long as possible to alleviate the financial burden faced by consumers after the crude palm price jumped to Bt7.5 per kilogramme.
Published: Oct 03, 2020
The price of oil palm has been gradually improving and is currently at Bt4.20 to Bt5 per kilogram due to the measures taken by the government to help palm farmers, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Commerce Jurin Laksanawisit said on Saturday.