bkpm.go.id- We are currently here at the MoU signing of USASEAN Business & BKPM on Cooperation in Promoting Economic Relations and Foreign Direct Investment in Indonesia. Jakarta.
BKPM Chairman Pak Tom Lembong “Indonesia has made great strides in reforming and opening up its economy to FDI. On the Ease of Doing Business index for 2018, Indonesia ranks at 72; this is a significant jump of 19 places since last year, but there is still room for improvement. BKPM continues to look at ways we can continue to attract investment, and with this MoU, we are pleased to revitalize our bilateral economic relationship with the US”.
“American investors are notable for quality investments, not only large in numbers. They bring technology, international networks, also have a strong commitment to workers` training and safety, more than investors from other regions”.
President & CEO US ASEAN Business Pak Alexander Feldman: “Last year,goods in trade between two countries totaled $25 billion, with US goods exports to Indonesia almost doubling in the last decade to more than $6 billion in 2017. We look forward to deepening this cooperation with BKPM to continue promoting US trade and investment in Indonesia, as means to boosting the growth of both economies overall”