Ghazanfar Ali Khan | Arab News
RIYADH: Saudi Arabia and Indonesia are all set to enter into a new vision of commercial relation with two-way trade showing 70 percent increase during the first two months of the current year. Jakarta, on the other hand, has invited a large number of Saudi businessmen to visit a major trade exhibition later this year,” said Sintoyo, who heads the commercial section of the Indonesian embassy, here yesterday.
“The five-day trade exhibition to be hosted by Jakarta will showcase the whole range of export products ranging from industrial, mining, agricultural to crafts and commodities of daily use,” said Sintoyo.
He pointed out that the Indonesia’s National Agency for Export Development (NAFED) and the Ministry of Trade are gearing up for presenting this large trade event entitled “Trade Expo Indonesia 2008.”
The trade exhibition will run across Oct. 21 to 25. Sintoyo said “we are more than happy to invite our Saudi brethren to trade show in which more than 1,000 companies will feature their products and services, mainly for exports.”