The Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM) announced that investment realization in the first quarter (January-March 2012) is at Rp 71.2 trillions consisting of PMDN (domestic investment) realization at Rp 19.7 trillions and PMA (foreign investment) realization at Rp 51.5 trillions. If compared to the same period of last year, there is a 32.8% increase.
Concerning investment spread by regions within January-March 2012 period, of investment portion outside Java is becoming larger. Investment realization outside Java reaches Rp 33.6 trillions or 47.2% of total investment realization. If compared to the same period of 2011, investment realization increases by Rp 9.9 trillion or 41.8%.
Realization of PMDN investment in the first quarter of 2011 reaches Rp 19.7 trillion or increases 39.7% if compared to the same period in 2011. PMA investment realization in the first quarter of 2012 reaches Rp 51.5 trillions or increases by 30.3% from the same period in 2011.
Attempt to increase even distribution of investment to all regions through various kinds of policies shows a quite satisfactory result. This is seen in investment realization in this period. With acceleration of infrastructure development, including provision of electricity and gas, there will be higher increase and spread of investment in the future. This matter was stated by the Trade Minister/Head of BKPM, Gita Wirjawan.
PMDN realization by 5 large business sectors consists of Mining (Rp 5.8 trillions), Basic Chemical, Chemical Goods, and Pharmaceutical Industry (Rp 2.5 trillions); Food Crops and Plantation (Rp 2.3 trillion); Paper, Goods of Paper and Printing (Rp 1.6 trillion); and Transportation, Warehousing, and Telecommunications Rp 1.4 trillion).
PMDN realization by project location (5 largest) consists of East Java (Rp 3.8 trillions), DKI Jakarta (Rp 3.1 trillions), East Kalimantan (Rp 2.3 trillions), North Sumatera (1.4 trillion) and Central Kalimantan (Rp 1.4 trillions).
PMA realization by business sectors (5 largest) consists of Mining (USD 1.1 billions), Transportation, Warehousing and Telecommunications (USD 0.8 billions); Food Crops and Plantation (USD 0.5 billion); Basic Metal, Metal Goods, Machinery and Electronic Industry (USD 0.5 billion); and Transportation Vehicle and Other Transportation (USD 0.4 billion).
While, PMA realization by project location (5 largest) consists of DKI Jakarta (USD 1.2 billion), West Java (USD 1.1 billion), Banten (USD 1.2 billion), South Sulawesi (USD 0.4 billion), and West Nusa Tenggara (USD 0.4 billion).
PMA realization by country of origin (5 largest) consists of Singapore (USD 1.2 billion), Japan (USD 0.6 billion), South Korea (USD 0.5 billion), British Virgin Inslands (USD 0.3 billion), and the Netherlands (USD 0.3 billions).
BUSINESS NEWS - April 27, 2012