The Increasing of Automotive Export Opens Employment

By : Ahmad Fadli And Aldi Firhand. A | Thursday, April 19 2018 - 22:20 IWST

President Joko Widodo together with Minister of Industry Airlangga Hartarto when opening IIMS 2018
President Joko Widodo together with Minister of Industry Airlangga Hartarto when opening IIMS 2018

INDUSTRY.co.id - Jakarta- President Joko Widodo said the increased exports of vehicles and automotive components will open up greater employment opportunities for the community.

"Exports to these components will also provide huge jobs especially for medium and small industries that produce components, both key components and auxiliaries," said President Jokowi during a review of the 2018 Indonesia International Motor Show vehicle exhibition at JI-Expo, Jakarta, Thursday (04/19/2010)

According to the President, the automotive industry in Indonesia is growing rapidly. Business actors can also target to open markets to areas other than ASEAN.

The President encourages creative industries such as modification of two-wheeled vehicles to enter the overseas market.

"The small and medium-sized industries can go into the 'custom made', the 'handmade' or the trinkets of color and all the trinkets of the paintings, I think it can also promise to be developed in the future.

In his speech, the President said the automotive industry will transition following the 4.0 industrial revolution in which demanded the use of technological sophistication and fuel efficiency such as electric cars or automation.

Jokowi is optimistic with the ability of society and business actors in Indonesia in following the development of the automotive industry and the needs of the global community.

"All we need is 'to be literate', to know, to follow, to really look quickly, to really depth quickly, and we must really prepare quickly, we must be nimble, we must be nimble, we must ready, "said Jokowi.

News Comment

Today's Industry

Check Point Software Technologies (Images by Acclaim)

Rabu, 12 Januari 2022 - 20:47 WIB

Check Point Research: Cyber Attacks Increased 50% Year over Year Highlights

In Q4 of 2021 there was an all-time peak in weekly cyber-attacks per organisation, counting over 900 attacks per organisation.

Qatar Airways

Rabu, 12 Januari 2022 - 19:35 WIB

Qatar Airways Launches a Global Sale Campaign in Celebration of its 25th Anniversary

Qatar Airways celebrates its 25th Anniversary by launching a Global Sales campaign for passengers in Indonesia, offering great savings of up to xx per cent on flight tickets. This is in addition…

Wewy susanto (president director of YELO), Fadzri Sentosa (President Commissioner of YELO), Sunil Ramesh Tolani (Director of YELO)

Rabu, 12 Januari 2022 - 17:22 WIB

YELO Acquires Internet Service Provider (ISP) To Accelerate Expansion and Bring Fast Internet

PT Yelooo Integra Datanet Tbk (“YELO”), a technology issuer in the field of providing communication technology equipment and connectivity services, continues to expand its services in line…

PT Kedai Sayur Indonesia

Rabu, 12 Januari 2022 - 16:00 WIB

Keep Expanding, KedaiSayur Gets Bridging Fund USD3.5 Million

PT Kedai Sayur Indonesia, a technology based grocery company that operates under Triputra Group, has successfully secured USD3.5 million in bridging fund, which will be used to support the development…

PT Metrodata Electronics Tbk (‘MTDL’)

Rabu, 12 Januari 2022 - 14:37 WIB

MTDL Strives to Support National Digital Economy Ecosystem

PT Metrodata Electronics Tbk (‘MTDL’), an Information and Communication Technology (“ICT”) issuer in the field of digital solutions and hardware and software distribution, continues…