EGAT announced the progress of the purchase of the first batch of crude palm oil in an amount of 100,000 tonnes later.
When the offer for crude palm oil prices was closed on 16 May 2019, it turned out that there were 15 CPO crushing plants, accounting for 45,300 tons of crude palm oil.
According to the Cabinet's resolution of 7 May 2019, the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) has ordered the purchase of 200,000 tons of crude palm oil delivered to the CPO depot. In the province of Surat Thani by insisting on the purchase of 100,000 tons of crude palm oil by May 2019 to speed up the uptake of crude palm oil from that system.
Mr. Thawatchai Chakphaisan, deputy governor of fuel Revealed progress in the purchase of crude palm oil that EGAT has issued an invitation to invite the crude palm oil factory to compete for the price of 100,000 tons of crude palm oil to EGAT on May 14, 2019 and to the crude palm oil supply to extract as per The name of the 149 Ministry of Commerce on 16 May 2019 presented the price of crude palm oil. The price of crude palm oil in the crude palm oil extraction plant may not exceed the average price set by EGAT. At 16.50 baht per kilogram
When the offer is due 20 bidders were submitted with 57,400 tons of crude palm oil and 15 qualified candidates with 45,300 tons of crude palm oil. The contract is expected to be signed on May 22, 2019. And to have the crude palm oil extraction plant delivered to the CPO depot Surat Thani Province From May 23, 2019, the extraction plant must deliver All crude palm oil is completed within 15 days after the contract has been signed.