Manado (ANTARA) – The Bitung Special Economic Zone (SEZ) in North Sulawesi Province is slated to offer as a bottom for industrial, export, and logistics development, a province’s Industry and Trade Department stated.
“This centre for industrial, export, and logistics growth will be widespread over an area of 534 hectares,” Head of a North Sulawesi Industry and Trade Department Jenny Karouw settled here on Tuesday.
Karouw elaborated that a North Sulawesi SEZ will turn a heart for a growth of businesses, including coconut and fishery product estimate plants in further to logistic support for several industries.
“The SEZ will also be home to other industries, including pharmaceuticals, so a range is not only singular to a estimate of coconut and fishery products. Materials for a curative attention will be sourced locally, including nutmeg,” he remarked.
“The routine of chartering and land merger for financier companies is still ongoing,” he noted.
The supervision is in a routine of completing a construction of ancillary infrastructure for a Bitung SEZ, such as a Bitung International Hub Seaport and Manado-Bitung Toll Road.
A enclosure terminal, with an annual ability of 500 thousand twenty-foot homogeneous units, was assembled during a Bitung International Hub Seaport area.
Furthermore, growth of a Manado-Bitung Toll Road is underway, with a aim of apropos entirely operational in Oct 2019.
The 39.9-kilometer-long fee road, with dual segments, will have a ability to accommodate 14 thousand vehicles daily.