Mustaqim Adamrah, The Jakarta Post, Jakarta
The government will hold an exhibition of a wide range of Indonesian products on May 13 through 17.
The exhibiton, organized by the Industry Ministry, will display, among others, capital goods and heavy equipment, the ministry's secretary-general Agus Tjahjana said Wednesday.
"This (exhibition) is part of a 2009 presidential instruction, which stipulates that the Trade Ministry is responsible for the campaign of national product use, while the Industry Ministry responsible for making a set of rules to encourage the use of national product consumption," he said.
He was speaking before reporters in a conference after the launch of official 'Love Indonesia products' logo and the opening ceremony of Indonesian craft (Inacraft) exhibition 2009.
The Inacraft exhibition is held from Wednesday until Tuesday at the Jakarta Convention Center.