Still Use Old Machines, Textile Industries Ask for Machine Revitalization

By : Ridwan And Aldi Firhand. A | Tuesday, February 20 2018 - 18:55 IWST

Textiles Production
Textiles Production

INDUSTRY.co.id - Jakarta, Most of the national textile and textile products industry (TPT) until now still use old machine tools.

It was delivered by the Director General of Chemical, Textile and Multifarious Industries (IKTA) of the Ministry of Industry Achmad Sigit Dwiwahjono in Jakarta (19/2/2018).

According Sigit, until now there are many factories that use TPT old machines. This is due to the lack of incentives to revitalize machinery in the textile industry.

"We will propose for additional incentives related to the revitalization of machinery in the textile industry," said Sigit.

Sigit hopes that this incentive can boost the spirit of TPT industry players to improve their competitiveness.

"In the future, I hope this incentive can run well, because it has long revitalization TPT industrial machinery is not running," he explained.

Furthermore, Sigit asserted, revitalization of machinery in TPT industry must be done immediately. Given the declining competitiveness of national textile industry due to the onslaught of imported products.

"This should be done immediately, we need US $ 400 billion per year for its revitalization," said Sigit.

News Comment

Today's Industry

Rena Chua, Bug Bounty Advisor at HackerOne (Photo by Linkedin)

Kamis, 06 Agustus 2020 - 18:15 WIB

Securing More with Less — How to Maximise Security Coverage while Reducing Costs Usings Hacker-Powered Security

Remember those days, pre-pandemic, when you thought your security scope was complex? But now, with employees working from home, new video and collaboration apps being rolled into daily workflows,…

Trisha Paine, Head of Cloud Marketing Programs, at Check Point Software Technologies

Kamis, 06 Agustus 2020 - 17:30 WIB

Striving to Achieve High Fidelity Cloud Security

Several attributes make posture management a particularly challenging component of maintaining cloud security. For starters, you cannot secure or scale a rapidly growing quantity and variety…

Luke Tucker, Senior Director of Community at HackerOne (Photo by Linkedin)

Rabu, 05 Agustus 2020 - 22:00 WIB

Security Engineers by Day, Hackers by Night – An Interview with Two of Singapore’s Top Ethical Hackers

Over the years, the perception of the term “hacker” has changed. Once seen as only criminals, there are now over 800,000 registered security professionals on HackerOne, the world’s trusted…

Patrick Carey, Director of Product Marketing, Synopsys (Photo by Linkedin)

Rabu, 05 Agustus 2020 - 21:45 WIB

Developers are Not Security Experts, but They can be with The Right Tools

Software has revolutionised the way in which we work, live and play. This is particularly true in the realm of software security, as development teams are releasing code faster than ever before.

Darrell Adams, Head of Southeast Asia & Oceania, Universal Robots (Photo by LinkedIn)

Rabu, 05 Agustus 2020 - 21:25 WIB

5 Reasons Why You Need Collaborative Automation For Today's World

The benefits of collaborative automation are undisputed – more profitability, productivity, flexibility, higher quality and even more employee satisfaction.