Jakarta (ANTARA News) – President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) is penetrating to declare modernization of a trade industry, from upstream to downstream, so that a business can knowledge fast growth.
“I (call on all elements to move about) modernization in a trade industry, from upstream to downstream, so that tiny and middle enterprises (SMEs) can forge ahead,” President Jokowi remarkable in a debate while opening a National Craft Exhibition 2017 in Jakarta, Wednesday.
The boss called for modernizing a trade industry, including tender materials, processing, product manufacturing, packaging, and marketing.
According to a president, all these facets of a business should be enclosed in one package.
“I wish a craftsmen and SMEs would build a vast organisation of artisans,” he affirmed.
Jokowi believes that business converging should be carried out to boost a scale. With courtesy to marketing, a boss also requested craftsmen to use amicable media to foster their products.
“We can sinecure a veteran photographer to take photographs of products that can be posted on Instagram. We have to be creative,” Jokowi emphasized.
At a event, dual artisans perceived inhabitant trade awards. The awardees are Yogyakarta proprietor Hiro, who creates clocks from stone, and Gabby Manurung, a Bali proprietor who is bag craftsman and creates products from timber waste.
Hiro pronounced a cheapest of his clocks is labelled during some Rp300 thousand, with a many costly one being Rp5 million. His products have been marketed domestically and internationally.(*)