Government Prepares Three Rules of Fuel Price Increase
The government set up three rules to support the plan to increase the price of fuel oil (BBM) subsidy for a private car in May 2013. Another rule is the division of General Fuel Filling Station / Gas Station) via the Administration regulations Daily Oil and gas and the decision of the Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources on margin retail outlets. than the rule, in parallel, the company is also preparing the implementing mechanisms to run smoothly on the ground. After all preparation, it will be submitted to the Cabinet for decision. Deputy Minister Susilo Siswoutomo say, administrative and technical preparation to be completed 26 to 27 April 2013. Related margin gas station, it was considering an increase to the gas stations that sell fuel price 6,500 per litre. The reason, pump 6,500 per litre requires greater working capital and possible reduction in turnover.
Margin hike will be through the State Budget / Budget Amendment in the House. Government plans to raise the prices of premium gasoline and diesel subsidies for private cars from Rp4.500 are 6,500 - 7,000 per litre starting in May 2013. Meanwhile, the price of fuel subsidy for public transport and motorcycles remain Rp4.500 per litre. Later, as many as 45 percent of about 5,000 gas stations across Indonesia that there will sell at a price premium subsidies 6,500 per litre. Meanwhile, 55 percent of the remainder will be sold for a premium Rp4.500 per litre. For diesel, the scenario is 90 percent of gas stations will sell at prices 10 percent Rp4.500 and sell 6,500 per litre.
The government will finalize the technical preparations raising the price of subsidized fuel to private cars on 26-27 April 2013. With related government agencies continue to prepare for the technical implementation of the fuel policy. The government is targeting completion this April 26 to 27. The results of the technical preparations will be submitted to the cabinet meeting before deciding the amount and timing of gains. After the price hike was announced, it will be directly applied. Suppose tonight announced, starting at 00.00 pm was valid. Technical preparations include, among others, such as making physical banners and signposts, also regulatory, and security. Meanwhile, the agencies involved in the technical preparations such as the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Transport, PT PERTAMINA (PERSERO), BPH MIGAS, MIGAS HISWANA, and police officers.
The practice is believed to not cause problems in the field, because the split between its retail stations sell Rp4.500 and 6,500 or 7,000 per litre. If there is any confusion may charge some consumers and there will be officers and a marker that helps. There are still about 30-40 stations that remote location, the mobile unit will be provided. But if forced too few in number and may not pose a problem, because the car is still a little volume. Government plans to raise the prices of premium gasoline and diesel subsidies for private car from a 6,500-Rp4.500 7,000 per litre starting in May 2013. Meanwhile, the price of fuel subsidy for public transport and motorcycles remain Rp4.500 per litre.
|Bali News 2013|