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Indonesia ups mandatory biodiesel allocation for 2019 -energy ministry

JAKARTA, Sept 12 (Reuters) -

* Indonesia ups biodiesel allocation for mandatory program in 2019 to 6.63 mln kilolitres from previous 6.19 mln kilolitres -energy ministry decree

* Move "to anticipate rising sales of diesel fuel until December 2019", decree says

* "There had been a rise in diesel demand in the operational areas of Pertamina and Exxon", Andriah Feby Misna, director of bioenergy at the energy ministry, said by text message, (Reporting by Bernadette Christina Munthe Editing by Ed Davies)

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