Lima Kedai

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18-03-2013 09:23

Pak Lah’s Otak-Otak

Abdullah bin Abdul Kadir, aged 64 is famous for the Otak-otak business in Perumahan Lima Kedai Village.  He started his small business 8 years ago and in 2003 he expanded his business with a business loan of RM5,000 borrowed from TEKUN.

10,000 pieces of Otak-otak are produced daily with a cost of RM2,000. He sells the Otak-otak in a pack of 50 pieces at a price of RM12 per pack. For lopeh, 400 pieces are produced every 2 days with a cost of RM23.00 and are sold in a pack of 3 pieces at a price of 75 sen per pack.  Kerisik on the other hand, are only produced when there is a demand for 30 packs in a day, which will cost him RM35.00 per production.  The kerisik is sold in 2 packs. One is the 180grammes packs selling at RM2.00 and the other is the 350grammes packs selling at RM4.00 per pack.

Most of his product demands come from Pasar Taman Unversiti, Pasar Peladang Skudai, Kota Tinggi, Kuala Lumpur, Pulau Pinang and Kedah.  His children, Faizal bin Abdullah and Jariah binti Abdullah have inherited the required skills and knowledge from their father in order to successfully continue the family business in the future.

Last Updated on Thursday, 25 March 2010 03:50