Indonesia to Boost Agriculture Budget in Drive for Food Self-Sufficienty in 2016
Indonesia with a population of 250 million has been recognized as an agricultural country and also is the fifth most populated country in the world as a major producer of agricultural products. As tropical country, with its vast and abundant fertile soils Indonesia is a major global key producer of a wide variety of agricultural tropical products. In fact, Indonesia is now the world’s largest producer of palm oil and the world’s leading producer of coffee, rubber and cocoa. The agriculture is the pillar industry in Indonesia, it has evidenced by the agriculture reaches 60% of the total population. Reflecting the expansion of agricultural land and optimization of crop production, the demand for agricultural equipment, vehicle and machinery also increase significantly.
The Indonesian government is setting aside plenty of funds for the Ministry of Agriculture in 2016, to be spent on agricultural machinery & equipment, seeds and fertilizer, to repair damaged irrigation systems and to open up new farm lands in order to help boost the production of rice, corn and soybean. According to the proposed state budget for 2016, the ministry will receive IDR 32.9 trillion - IDR 55.2 billion (USD 4.2 billion).
INAGRITECH 2016 – Indonesia’s Most Potential Agricultural Equipment Platform
The resounding big success of INAGRITECH 2015 held along with INAPALM Asia 2015 and INAgriChem 2015, attracted 135 exhibiting companies from 9 countries and 6,978 trade attendees from over 12 countries, has further proved as the Indonesia’s Most Comprehensive Trade Show for agricultural equipment & machinery. Most of exhibitors have expressed a proven opportunity to boost sales and gain exposure as well as meeting with key decision makers and potential buyers. After receiving the exhibitor’s positive feedback, we decide to expand the exhibition space up to twice (around 10.000 sqm) and forecast to attract more than 250 companies in upcoming shows.
The 4th INAGRITECH 2016 taking place from 25 – 27 August 2016 at JIExpo Kemayoran, Jakarta – Indonesia will be co-locating with INAGRICHEM 2016, INAFORESTECH 2016, and INAPALM ASIA 2016. It will be notably serving as one of the Indonesia’s most prospective one-stop exhibition for agricultural & forestry equipment, palm oil processing and agrochemical under one roof. The exhibition area will be expanded more than 10.000 sqm with over 300 exhibitors from domestic and international platform to show their new technology and machinery for agriculture & forestry industry.
INAGRITECH 2016 is an ideal platform for agricultural equipment manufacturers to launch or introduce new machinery and technology. The exhibition is marketplace for meeting professionals working in the agriculture and agro-industrial business chain including palm oil and forestry chain.
For further information contact www.inagritech-exhibition.net