Logistics: In 2012 the Mining & Engineering Indonesia exposition drew 1,721 attendees from 21 countries. There were 94 participating exhibitors from 11 countries in an exhibit space of 3,060 sqm.
Message: In 2014, Indonesia is forecasting economic growth of 7.7%. Inflation is 4-6% annually, with unemployment stated as 6%. Mining accounts for 6.2% of the country’s GDP. Indonesia’s mining sector remains one of the most attractive areas for investment with geological opportunities across the archipelago.
In the South East Asia region, Indonesia remains the top place for new mining projects followed by the Philippines and Vietnam. The total market capitalization of the top 13 mining companies in Indonesia is $ US 30 Billion.
A significant amount of the investment in mining is replacement of mining equipment. There is a strong interest in environmental and safety solutions. Indonesia is presently mining both thermal and coking coal, nickel, copper, gold, silver, bauxite, manganese and diamonds.
Program: M&E Indonesia is a B2B exhibition which delivers significant opportunities for international suppliers to engage the country’s mining industry professionals.