Indonesia's industry

LABS worker safety programme launches in Indonesia

The LABS Initiative aims to promote safer working conditions for factory workers by mitigating preventable fire, electrical, and structural building…

Indonesia’s makers eye trade deal with Japan

Indonesia’s textile and clothing industry hopes to be one of the main beneficiaries of an Economic Partnership Agreement currently being…

INDONESIA: Investors mull takeover of Reebok shoe suppliers

Investors from China, Taiwan and South Korea are in talks to take over the production activity of the three troubled…

INDONESIA: Government to help companies invest in technology

The Indonesian government’s Ministry of Industry plans to invest IDR285bn (US$31.07m) in restructuring the textile and clothing industry in 2007…

ANALYSIS: How producer countries are faring against China

With China hamstrung by temporary quota restrictions for another year or two and expected to be less competitive afterwards, and…

INDONESIA: Textile makers eye exports rise from EPA with Japan

Indonesia’s textile makers hope to reap a significant jump in exports to Japan as a result of an Economic Partnership…

INDONESIA: Adidas suppliers shut, 18,000 jobs affected

Sports goods firm Adidas confirmed to just-style today (6 November) that two of its Indonesian suppliers have shut down with…

Indonesian makers face an anxious future

Safeguard measures against Chinese imports into the EU and US continue to protect other apparel producing countries from the full…