Wednesday, 22 May 2019 | 05:30 WIB

Investments in Manufacturing Industry to Increase after General Elections

Indonesia Ministry of Industry Airlangga Hartarto (kemenperin)

JAKARTA, NETRALNEWS.COM - Indonesia Minister of Industry Airlangga Hartarto says he is optimistic that there would be an increase in investments and expansion in the manufacturing industry sector after the 2019 General Election. By implementing the Making Indonesia 4.0 road map, the industry was projected to grow optimally, also encourage greater contributions for the national economy.

"After the 2019 Election there will be many priority projects that will soon be running, including several priority projects such as in the petrochemical industry. In addition, there is also the finalization of regulations concerning electric cars and incentives for industries, "said the Minister of Industry in Jakarta, Saturday (04/20/2019).

He said the trend of industrial growth after the election will occur, because Indonesia is the most mature country in the implementation of its democratic system. Mature democracy is the government's capital in attracting foreign investment.

"Development optimism echoed by the government is also important to attract investment. "All industrial sectors will run after the presidential election and legislative elections," said Minister of Defense.

The Minister of Industry also believes that economic, political and security conditions in Indonesia are still stable and conducive. So that it will support the running of business or industrial activities more aggressively. "Moreover, a number of new policies will be launched to make it easier for business players in Indonesia to continue their businesses and continue to do well," he said.