Indonesian Coffee Reaches Lovers of Malaysian Sabah Coffee
By : Herry Barus And Aldo Bella Putra | Saturday, December 02 2017 - 17:00 IWST
Kopi Indonesia (Foto Ist)
INDUSTRY.co.id - Sabah - Indonesian coffee products promoted to coffee festivals lasting 1-3 December 2017 at Suria Sabah Shopping Mall Kota Kinabalu Negeri Sabah, Malaysia.
This coffee festival is showcasing various kinds of coffee products and services; Indonesia is represented Coffee Ship from Jakarta, Madbottle Coffee from Solo and Gerobak Kopi from Nunukan District, North Borneo.
In addition, the Consulate General of Kota Kinabalu also cooperates with a cafe in Negeri Sabah that sells and imports Indonesian coffee products, Inch Coffee and Mountain Coffee Roaster Coffee.
Consul General of Kota Kinabau, Sabah, Akhmad DH Irfan, said Friday, participants from Indonesia demonstrated coffee brewing coffee beans from Indonesia.
He added that Indonesia produces 660,000 tons of coffee per year with a taste known in the world. "Indonesian coffee is very popular among Malaysians in Sabah," he said.
In connection with the high interest of citizens in Sabah (Malaysia) towards Indonesian coffee becomes a market opportunity to increase exports because, foreign tourists from China, Korea and Japan are also very interested in Indonesian coffee as an ole-ole.
Consulate General of Kota Kinabalu released data of Sabah State imports to Indonesian coffee in brackets from January 2017 to June 2017 worth Rp14 billion per month.
Therefore, the participation of Indonesia to exhibit coffee products at this festival increasingly exports coffee export to the country. (Ant)