Pepper prices show moderate movement

(Indonesian) white pepper of fair average quality at $5,200 a tonne against $5,150 a tonne earlier. Shipment offers at $5,100 a tonne cif from $5,050 a tonne before. A weaker trend in white pepper and he indicated Muntok grades at $4,700 a tonne…READ MORE

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White pepper prices start to see weakness

Indonesian white pepper prices were steady, there was a possibility that white pepper prices in general could fall. In Bangka in Indonesia, they used to produce around 25,000 tonnes a year, but that has now fallen to around 5,000 to 6,000 tonnes this year…READ MORE

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Indonesia struggles to stem slide in pepper sales

INDONESIA has seen a decline in exports of Muntok white pepper from Bangka during the first 10 months of 2006, according to the International Pepper Community (IPC). In a market report released in late December, the IPC said that Indonesia exported 8,457 tonnes of white pepper from Bangka between January and October 2006, 16% less […]

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