This is the main reason for Indonesia's addiction to imported processed egg products
Published Feb 2, 2023
Jakarta, CNBC Indonesia - Indonesia is eager to import egg flour products. The irony is that Indonesia's egg production is a surplus every year. But what's the reason? Chairperson of the Association of National Chicken Farmers (GOPAN) Pardjuni revealed that the main reason Indonesia is still addicted to imported processed egg products is because the price of eggs in Indonesia is still relatively high and fluctuating or unstable. So to build an egg flour processing factory in the country is still an impossible thing. "Actually, we also have plans to build an egg flour factory, but this egg flour factory also requires raw materials which also have an included price. If the price is now above Rp. 20,000, or above Rp. 22,000, I think the flour factory will eggs in Indonesia won't work, because the costs are definitely expensive, the HPP is high. And the price of eggs in Indonesia is still fluctuating, not stable," Pardjuni told CNBC Indonesia, Wednesday (1/2/2023). Pardjuni said that ...