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Bernadette Christina

Indonesian nickel miners consider selling ore locally ahead of 2020 ban

12 Nov 2019

JAKARTA Indonesia's nickel miners are prepared to sell their ore to local smelters if they are offered competitive pricing compared with overseas buyers, the secretary general of the nickel miners association Meidy Katrin Lengkey said on Tuesday.

U.S. says talks on Indonesia trade preference to conclude soon

06 Nov 2019

JAKARTA U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Wednesday Washington's review of a trade preference facility for Indonesia would conclude soon, and predicted "far more investment" by U.S. companies in Southeast Asia's biggest economy.

Indonesian nickel miners to stop ore exports immediately

28 Oct 2019

JAKARTA Indonesia's nickel miners agreed on Monday to stop nickel ore exports immediately, the country's investment agency chief Bahlil Lahadalia said, after Jakarta last month brought forward a ban on shipments to January 2020 from 2022.

Indonesia's Aug palm oil output seen down slightly, exports up: survey

18 Oct 2019

JAKARTA Indonesia's palm oil output likely slipped in August from a month earlier, while exports were seen about 7% higher, a Reuters survey showed.

Indonesia, South Korea move closer to signing bilateral trade deal

16 Oct 2019

JAKARTA Indonesian and South Korea took a key step on Wednesday toward a bilateral agreement that is expected to help boost trade between the two nations by about 50% by 2022.

Indonesia's 'Good Palm' drive enflames anger as smoke clouds skies

18 Sep 2019

JAKARTA Indonesia is facing a backlash over an online campaign backing palm oil at a time when forest fires, often linked to slash-and-burn land clearance, have spread choking smoke across the region, raising growing concern about damage to health.

Indonesia sees surge in nickel-related exports after ore export ban

04 Sep 2019

JAKARTA Indonesia's ban on nickel ore exports could boost the country's earnings from the metal five-fold in the next five years through growth in industries such as stainless steel and battery materials, a minister said on Wednesday.

Indonesia sees surge in nickel-related exports after ore export ban

04 Sep 2019

JAKARTA, Sept 4 Indonesia's ban on nickel ore exports could boost the country's earnings from the metal five-fold in the next five years through growth in industries such as stainless steel and battery materials, a minister said on Wednesday.

Global nickel supply to drop on Indonesia's ore export ban in 2020

02 Sep 2019

JAKARTA Indonesia said on Monday it will stop nickel ore exports from January 1, 2020, two years earlier than initially indicated, as it speeds up efforts to process more of its resources at home.

Indonesia tells some Jakarta supermarkets to remove 'palm oil-free' products

22 Aug 2019

JAKARTA Indonesia, the world's top palm oil producer, has told some retailers in Jakarta to remove food products with "palm oil-free" labels from their shops, a government official said, as it seeks to protect its key export.

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