Indonesia to reduce exports of unprocessed coal World

Indonesia to reduce exports of unprocessed coal

Indonesian President Joko Widodo has ordered his cabinet ministers to set a target of reducing exports of unprocessed coal and accelerate plans to develop derivative industries for processing the fuel in Southeast Asia’s biggest economy.
Indonesia chosen to build EV battery plant World

Indonesia chosen to build EV battery plant

Indonesian Minister of State-Owned Enterprises Erick Thohir said on October 14 that the world’s two largest electric vehicle (EV) battery producers, Contemporary Amperex Technology Co. Ltd of China and LG Chem Ltd of the Republic of Korea, are considering a plan to build an EV battery plant worth 20 billion USD in Indonesia.
Indonesia to stop nickel exports World

Indonesia to stop nickel exports

Indonesia will stop exports of nickel ore immediately in the context that the world’s biggest nickel ore producer is seeking to promote domestic metallurgy industry, towards increasing the national budget revenue.
Indonesia calls for investment in maritime sector World

Indonesia calls for investment in maritime sector

The Indonesian government is ready to offer projects in the maritime sector worth 91.1 billion USD next year in order to support President Joko Widodo’s administration’s plan to make Indonesia a global maritime axis.
Indonesia calls for RoK’s investment in battery industry World

Indonesia calls for RoK’s investment in battery industry

The Indonesian Government is calling on enterprises of the Republic of Korea (RoK) to invest in the battery industry for electronic vehicles in the country, just weeks after Jakarta announced a ban on the export of nickel ore to develop its domestic processing industry.
Indonesia to stop nickel exports from Jan 2020 World

Indonesia to stop nickel exports from Jan 2020

The Energy and Mineral Resources Ministry of Indonesia on September 2 announced the country will stop exporting nickel from January 1 next year to boost domestic metallurgy amid concerns over limited nickel reserves.
Finance ministry proposes ban on raw mineral exports Business

Finance ministry proposes ban on raw mineral exports

The Ministry of Finance (MoF) is proposing a sweeping ban on the export of raw minerals, a move that would indicate an escalation of the Government’s generally negative stance on a practice that generates little value while causing environmental devastation.
Philippines upholds ban on open-pit mining World

Philippines upholds ban on open-pit mining

The Philippines' Environment and Natural Resources Secretary Roy Cimatu said on July 31 he would not lift a ban on open-pit mining imposed in April in an anti-pollution crackdown.