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Indonesia Jan-July unblended biodiesel use seen at 2.95 mln kl -deputy minister

JAKARTA, Aug 12 (Reuters) -

* Indonesia consumed around 2.95 million kilolitres (kl) of fatty acid methyl ester (FAME), the bio-content of biodiesel, over January to July, deputy energy minister Arcandra Tahar told reporters on Monday

* The country is expected to consume 6.2 million kl of palm-based FAME over the full year

* The government is conducting road tests for a higher blend of bio-content biodiesel that is expected to push FAME consumption to 9.6 million kl in 2020 (Reporting by Bernadette Christina Munthe; Writing by Fransiska Nangoy; Editing by Tom Hogue)

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